The Museum of Cape May County
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Cape May County Museum & Local Events

Story of the USS Monitor
November 15th 2018
The Museum of Cape May County, in conjunction with the Civil War Roundtable will present a free lecture at 7:00 p.m. that will discuss the importance of the USS Monitor as an armored warship. Presented by Mike Kochan, the lecture will focus on the Battle of Hampton Roads between the USS Monitor and the CSA Virginia, the first between two armored ships.The lecture will be held in the Museum's historic Smith barn. For additional information, call 609-465-3535.
CMCHGS Annual Meeting
November 29th 2018
Our annual meeting will be at the Lobster House on Fisherman's Wharf in Cape May. Starting at 6:00 p.m the program will begin with a brief business meeting presenting and voting on a slate of nominees for the Board of Trustees. Museum awards will be presented to those that have made significant contributions to the preservation or presentation of Cape May County history.Following the business meeting dinner will be served. Entres include broiled scallops, baked stuffed flounder or chicken francaise all prepared at the hands of the Lobster House's expert chefs. For reservations and entre selection call The Museum at 609-465-3535 or e-mail to cmchgsmuseum@gmail.com. The cost of a ticket is $38 per person. Due to the Thanksgiving holiday reservations must be made by Wednesday, November 21. ..
 

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