Ocean Grove has the largest collection of Victorian architecture in New Jersey. Every street is a dramatic testament to the beauty and style of that era with Victorian-style homes and bed and breakfasts lining almost every street.
Soak in the historic charm of Ocean Grove by taking a Historic Walking House Tour sponsored by the Historical Society of Ocean Grove.
Stroll down to Main Avenue where you will find dozens of small shops boasting hidden gem artifacts of a Jersey Shore town that has stood the test of time. From Heart to Hearth sells the best antiques and vintage clothing around. For trendy shoppers, Ocean Grove Trading Company offers the best in women’s boutique fashions. Be sure to stop at Beach House on Pitman Ave, where you can find the best collectibles the Jersey Shore has to offer.
End the warm summer days with handcrafted ice cream treats from Days Ice Cream. There is absolutely nothing like it!
Don’t forget to bring your bathing suit and spend the afternoon on the pristine beach. Once the sun sets, catch an affordable concert every Saturday Night in the summer at Ocean Grove’s historic Great Auditorium.
While this town may look small, there are a ton of things to do within its 0.428 square miles. From the most relaxing restaurants, the sprawling beach area, and the best B&Bs, Ocean Grove can provide families, couples, and more with the perfect Jersey Shore small-town experience.