• The Chamber of Commerce of

    Greater Cape May

    Cape May is America’s oldest seaside resort; it has welcomed visitors for generations with its hospitality and Victorian charm. Combine Cape May’s location, architecture and hospitality with its year round calendar of cultural, and family-friendly events, and it’s clear that this is a destination for all seasons.

  • Murder By Gaslight

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    Name: Murder By Gaslight
    Date: July 12, 2020
    Time: 6:00 PM - 12:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Solve a Crime while on a Ghost Tour in Lovely Historic Cape May. Go on a family friendly Mystery Hunt led by the 130 year old murder victim! About this Event Are you prepared for a touch of the eccentric, and steeled against a chill up your corset? Are you yearning to add an experience at once fantastical while also unnerving to your seaside holiday? As the mists roll off the seaside, join us for a historical walking tour with a murderous twist! There's been a very Victorian murder in the sleepy seaside resort of Cape May. Enter a world of stodgy alienists and charismatic charlatans, saucy painted ladies and tweedy robber barons, steam powered engines and horse drawn carriages. Stroll the byways and shadowy corners of Cape May, led by your guide - who just happens to be the victim of a 130 year old murder! You will be tasked with inspecting the crime scene, gathering the clues, and questioning the suspects you meet along the way. And perhaps, just perhaps, you can stay one step ahead of a wily murderer, avoid a similar fate, and have a chance to solve a - MURDER BY GASLIGHT!
    Location:
    Elaine's of Cape May 513 Lafayette St
    Date/Time Information:
    Tours will last approximately one hour and 15 minutes, and be held from Sunday through Thursday at 6 p.m. / 6:20 p.m. / 6:40 p.m. / 7 p.m. 8 p.m. / 8:20 p.m. / 8:40 p.m. / 9 p.m.
    Contact Information:
    Traci Connaughton
    Fees/Admission:
    $22 to $33 per ticket
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