Carroll Gallery Exhibits

The Carriage House at the Physick Estate is home to the Carroll Gallery, as well as a museum shop and the cafe and tearoom.

Throughout the year, the Carroll Gallery in the Carriage House is home to changing exhibits that bring Cape May history to life. Visit scenes from the Victorian era or explore Cape May’s African American heritage; reminisce on years past or become a kid again when the Gallery turns into a holiday wonderland.



The Carroll Gallery is fully accessible

For information, call 609-884-5404

50 Years of MAC 
March 27-Nov. 1, 2020
Open daily; hours vary
The Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC) was born in 1970 when a small band of passionate volunteers committed themselves to save the Emlen Phys-ick Estate from demolition. In the 50 years since, the organization has grown to be-come a leading interpreter of Cape May history, culture and the arts. This landmark exhibit will highlight the organization’s history and its contribution to the preservation of historic Cape May, telling the story of an organization that has helped Cape May not only survive, but thrive. In the Carroll Gallery in the Carriage House at the Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St. Admission is free.

The INNside Story:

50 years of Cape May's B&Bs

from the pages of The First Resort

April 30-Oct. 31, 2021

Open daily; hours vary

Over the past 50 years, Cape May has often been recognized as a mecca for the finest bed & breakfast inns, beckoning visitors from all over the globe. Local B&Bs routinely welcome thousands of guests each year, including famous celebrities, giants of industry, and even a Supreme Court Justice, all seeking what can only be found in Cape May. Exhibit Curator Ben Miller, author of Exit Zero’s bestselling book, The First Resort, provides visitors with the roller coaster story of tumultuous early days, the tremendous growth that followed, a slow decline in popularity, and the current resurgence as new generations discover Cape May’s B&Bs.

The Carriage House at the Physick Estate is home to the Carroll Gallery, as well as a museum shop.