The Atlantic City, NJ Boardwalk is a playground
for beach lovers, 'shop-aholics', history buffs, and night owls alike.
Brimming with beach bars, famous
Atlantic City Casinos,
numerous theaters, shopping, and historical sites .. Atlantic City, NJ
makes a perfect vacation for men, women, and the enitre family.
Why not make a vacation out of it? Stay the night in a great Atlantic
Atlantic City things to do :
Beach Bars - The Beach Bar at Trump Plaza.
from noon to midnight on Saturdays
and Sundays during the Summer. The Sand Box at Caesars Daily from
June 21 with live music daily from noon to 5 PM then a DJ till 10. The
Oldest and Classiest Beach Bar at the Hilton "the Beach Bar"
Open from noon to 10 Saturday and Sunday (daily from June 21) Live
from noon to 8PM. All this, of course, on dry days. Rain Changes the Schedule.
Living Theater - Various locations on the Boardwalk.
Return to the sublime days of yesteryear that made Atlantic City America’s
Favorite Playground. The
professional players of the Boardwalk Living Theatre will bring you back
to these saucy times.
Their plays, tours and parties create a living history of Atlantic
City from the 18th century to the 21st century complete with famous facts,
immortal characters, and oceans of laughter, fun, and music.
Old Atlantic City Convention Center (Boardwalk Hall)-
Kirkman Blvd., Atlantic City. 609-449-2000. Home of the Miss America Beauty
Pageant & world's largest pipe organ.
Concerts, boxing, & shows.
Brothers Studio Store -
Atlantic City. 609-344-1440.
Chicken Bone Beach
Historical site near the Missouri Ave. area where beach-going African-Americans
were restricted until the early 1950's.
2100 Pacific Ave., Atlantic City. 609-347-7827.
Shops on Ocean One - Closed
for a while.
Dollar Pier -
Historical site where elegance once dominated this section of the beach.
Historical site celebrating 100 years of expert sand
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum - New
York Avenue & the Boardwalk, Atlantic City. 609-347-2001. Tour the
often surreal world of the most bizarre exhbit on earth.
Rock Cafe -
1000 Boardwalk @ Virginia Ave., Atlantic City. 609-441-0007. Rock 'n Roll
fans feel right at home surrounded by the memorabilia, high-tech acoustical
arrangement, and culinary delights, including smokehouse specialties,
pasta dishes and the "Best of the Shore" burger for the last
Steel Pier - 1000
Boardwalk at Virginia Ave., Atlantic City. 609-345-4893. Now through mid-October
on Sat. & Sun. starting at Noon. Rides & amusements for family
Fudge, Inc. - 2719
Boardwalk, Atlantic City. 609-567-0711. Made USA Today's "Don't Miss..."
list as oldest family operated fudge factory in the world. Lots of goodies
& specialty items.
Star Cafe - 1000
Boardwalk, Atlantic City (inside the Taj Mahal). 609-347-8326. Spectacular
ocean view. Full bar menu & drink specialties.
Garden Pier -
Historical site featuring the Atlantic City Arts Center & Historical
Atlantic City Art Center & Museum On the Boardwalk-
New Jersey Ave.
& Garden Pier, Atlantic City. 609-347-5837. Monthly exhibitions of
genuine artwork by locally and nationally renowned artists. Open daily
10 AM to 4 PM - Free admission and parking.
Absecon Lighthouse -
Association) - 300 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 102 Atlantic City. 609-449-1360.
The tallest New Jersey's lighthouse displaying its original First-Order
Fresnel lens. 228 step climb to a spectacular ocean view. Monday-Thursday
from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.