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Bayshore Center at Bivalve
2800 High Street
Port Norris, NJ 08349
Voice: (856) 785-2060
Fax: (856) 785-2893

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Directions

Directions to Bivalve, NJ: A. J. Meerwald’s Homeport

From Philadelphia or North

Cross the Walt Whitman Bridge and take Rt. 42 South – also called N/S freeway – toward Atlantic City, (or Ben Franklin to Rt. 676 to 42 South, or Rt. 295 to 42 South). From 42 South exit onto Rt. 55 South and follow it all the way to its end. This will put you on Rt. 47 South. Continue to the second traffic light (WaWa and Campbell’s Texaco on the corners) and turn right. (Just before the light you will pass a fork in the road, Keep right!). You are now on the Mauricetown Causeway and will cross the Maurice River and continue for about 2 miles to a ‘T’ intersection; turn left. Continue for another 2 miles or so to another ‘T’ intersection and turn right. You are now headed west on Main St., Port Norris (Rt. 553). Pass Newcomb’s grocery on your right and make a left onto High Street. Proceed down High Street. You will pass Bateman’s on the right; to your left is a flagpole and  a white house with a large Bayshore Center sign on the front of the building. Pull into clamshell “driveway” just past the building and follow signs for “Schooner Parking.”

From Cape May or South

Travel Rt. 47 North – Delsea Drive – to traffic light in Bricksboro (8 miles South of Millville). Look for WaWa and Campbell’s Texaco on corners and turn left. You are now on the Mauricetown Causeway and will cross the Maurice River and continue for about 2 miles to a ‘T’ intersection; turn left. Continue for another 2 miles or so to another ‘T’ intersection and turn right. You are now headed west on Main St., Port Norris (Rt. 553). Pass Newcomb’s grocery on your right and make a left onto High Street. Proceed down High Street. You will pass Bateman’s on the right; to your left is a flagpole and  a white house with a large Bayshore Center sign on the front of the building. Pull into clamshell “driveway” just past the building and follow signs for “Schooner Parking.”

From Atlantic City and East

Take Rt. 322/40 West towards Mays Landing. At Mays Landing turn left at traffic light onto Rt. 50 South (Mobile station on corner). Follow Rt. 50 South to Tuckahoe. Turn right at yellow blinking light on to Rt. 49 West. Take left fork onto Rt. 548 East, following signs for Port Elizabeth. At ‘T’ intersection, turn left onto Rt. 47 South. Continue to the first traffic light (WaWa and Campbell’s Texaco on corners) and turn right. (Just before the light you will pass a fork in the road, Keep right!) You are now on the Mauricetown Causeway and will cross the Maurice River and continue for about 2 miles to a ‘T’ intersection; turn left. Continue for another 2 miles or so to another ‘T’ intersection and turn right. You are now headed west on Main St., Port Norris (Rt. 553). Pass Newcomb’s grocery on your right and make a left onto High Street. Proceed down High Street. You will pass Bateman’s on the right; to your left is a flagpole and  a white house with a large Bayshore Center sign on the front of the building. Pull into clamshell “driveway” just past the building and follow signs for “Schooner Parking.”

From Salem, Bridgeton or West

Take Rt. 49 East to Pearl St. in downtown Bridgeton. Turn right at Bus station/Tourist Center. Follow road to Fairton where you need to take a sharp right at the C-Mart. You are now on Rt. 553. Follow Rt. 553 through Cedarville, Newport, and Dividing Creek. When you come to Port Norris, turn right onto High Street. Proceed down High Street. You will pass Bateman’s on the right; to your left is a flagpole and  a white house with a large Bayshore Center sign on the front of the building. Pull into clamshell “driveway” just past the building and follow signs for “Schooner Parking.”

HOURS

The Bayshore Center at Bivalve Campus is OPEN

  • April 1 through October 31 - Tuesday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • November 1 through March 30, Wednesday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm, and
  • Second Friday of every month until 8:30 pm

Delaware Bay Museum & Art Gallery and Gift Shop is OPEN:
 - April 1 through October 31 - Tuesday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
 - November 1 through March 30, Wednesday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Oyster Crack Cafe Hours is OPEN for lunch, Sunday brunch, and dinner on the 2nd Friday of every month
 - April 1 through October 31, Tuesday-Sunday, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
 - November 1 through March 30, Wednesday-Sunday, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
- and the 2nd Friday of every month for dinner from 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The Bayshore Center at Bivalve Campus is Closed on major holidays and during inclement weather:

  • Thanksgiving and Thanksgiving Friday the third Thursday and Friday in November
  • Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, December 24 and 25
  • New Years Day, January 1
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