Whether you are waiting for your sailing adventure to begin or you have just stepped off the Barnegat Witch, there is no need to head on home. Stay awhile and explore the unique treasures hidden around Barnegat Light, NJ. Listed below are some highlights all around the area.

Historic Viking Village

The Historic Viking Village is a Barnegat Light favorite. This attraction will take you back to a time period where Vikings roamed the land. Set up as an historic fishing village, the area has a variety of shops, to meet the needs of any type of visitor. 

Some of the shopping includes antiques, clothing, jewelry, beach accessories, and so much more! Along with shopping, these is a take-out seafood restaurant called Off the Hook and a fresh fish market where you can choose your own catch of the day!


Historic Viking Village
1801 Bayview Ave, Barnegat Light, NJ 08006


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Barnegat Lighthouse State Park 

The Barnegat Lighthouse State Park is included as a maritime site on the New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail. At the park, you will be able to view the Barnegat Lighthouse, located on the northern tip of Long Beach Island in Ocean County.

This lighthouse was regarded as one of the most crucial "change of course" points for coastal vessels. Vessels bound to and from New York along the New Jersey coastline depended on Barnegat Lighthouse to avoid the shoals extending from the shoreline. 

There are always a variety of events and activities occurring a the park, including a Maritime Forest Trail, fishing, nature trails and picnicking .

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Some Other Activities to Enjoy

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