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The Doo Wop Preservation League Museum

4500 Ocean Avenue, Wildwood, NJ 08260
+1 609-729-4000
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The service food and shakes are great at this place. It is located on the boardwalk and the prices... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2016
alpha03
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lowermac, pa
Great place to visit

It is really good to find a place where the history of this town comes to life. The scaled down... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2016
OceanShoreGirl
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Philly, PA
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League and tours dedicated to preserving the twenty-five, or so, vintage ninteen-fifties hotels and motels in Wildwood.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“neon signs” (14 reviews)
“bus tour” (10 reviews)
“large room” (3 reviews)
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4500 Ocean Avenue, Wildwood, NJ 08260
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+1 609-729-4000
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

The service food and shakes are great at this place. It is located on the boardwalk and the prices are reasonable for the location.

Thank alpha03
Reviewed 2 June 2016

It is really good to find a place where the history of this town comes to life. The scaled down Vietnam Memorial is appreciated. Don't miss!

Thank OceanShoreGirl
Reviewed 17 March 2016

My three daughters, ages 12, 15 and 19, and I visit Wildwood each year in July. This past July, we took the tour offered at the Doo Wop Museum. We had a very enjoyable time. The bus was comfortable and we purchased snacks while touring...More

1  Thank MomTina3
Reviewed 30 September 2015

This museum is small but incredibly cool. They have a nice selection of old local neon signs. The collection of mid-mod lamps which I aDORE is the best I ever saw. If you like the atomic era in all it's outrageous glory, do not miss...More

1  Thank Litlebluerambler
Reviewed 18 September 2015

We visited the Doo Wop Museaum and were very disappointed in the visit. We are both fans of the Doo Wop era and found more delight in drving around taking photos of the remaining Doo Woop motels and signs.

Thank SeeBaker
Reviewed 2 September 2015

I started going to Wildwood as a teenager and enjoyed seeing all the reminders of the past. The history of Wildwood is memorialized for future generations.

Thank DWagner2014
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Museum was free donation box available. Also took tour of the city it was both fun and very informative. Learned alot of history and fun facts'. Bus driver and tour guide very informative.

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 22 August 2015

I'm a fan of the Doo-Wop era till the cows come home, and was looking forward to visiting the museum and taking the bus tour since first visiting Wildwood back in May. The museum is very cute--however 10-20 minutes is long enough for a self-guided...More

1  Thank uptwngrl330
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This free museum is definitely worth a visit. It captures a period of time many of us lived through but did not realize then how wonderful it really was. Plenty of items on display to reminisce over relating to the history of Wildwood and past...More

Thank ERIC S
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Having traveled and stayed in Wildwood Crest for most of my life this Museum brings back the DOO Wop signs and symbols that I remember as a child. Seeing the Lollipop, Hialeah Resort Motel and Swan signs made me realize what a special time and...More

2  Thank Austin P
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