Sights & Attractions in Cape Cod

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Name Category Location
 
Atwood House Museum
Built by sea captain Joseph C. Atwood in 1752, this museum has...
Museums / Galleries Chatham
 
Bass Hole Boardwalk
Taking in one of Yarmouth Port's most beautiful areas, Bass Hole...
Promenades / Boardwalks Yarmouth
 
Brewster Store
Built in 1852 as a church, this local landmark is a typical New...
Stores / Malls Brewster
 
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History
A short drive west from the heart of Brewster, this spacious...
Museums / Galleries Brewster
 
Cape Cod National Seashore
The region's most expansive national treasure, Cape Cod National...
Nature Preserves, Information Centers Eastham
 
Chatham Light
The view from this lighthouse—of the harbor, the sandbars, and...
Viewpoints, Nautical Sites Chatham
 
Edward Gorey House Museum
Explore the eccentric doodlings and offbeat humor of the late...
Museums / Galleries Yarmouth
 
First Encounter Beach
A great spot for watching sunsets over Cape Cod Bay, First Encounter...
Beaches Eastham
 
Fish Pier
When Chatham's fishing fleet returns, sometime between noon and...
Marinas / Piers Chatham
 
Fort Hill Area
The road to the Cape Cod National Seashore's Fort Hill Area ends...
Nature Preserves Eastham
 
Heritage Museums and Gardens
These 100 beautifully landscaped acres overlooking the upper...
Museums / Galleries, Gardens / Arboretums Sandwich
 
Highland Light
Truly a breathtaking sight, this is the Cape's oldest lighthouse...
Nautical Sites Truro
 
John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum
In Main Street's Old Town Hall, this museum explores JFK's Cape...
Museums / Galleries Hyannis
 
Marconi Station
On the Atlantic side of the Cape is the site of the first transatlantic...
Architectural Sites Wellfleet and South Wellfleet
 
Massachusetts Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Encompassing nearly 1,000-acres, this reserve is home to more...
Nature Preserves Wellfleet and South Wellfleet
 
Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge
This 2,500-acre preserve includes the Monomoy Islands, a fragile...
Nature Preserves Chatham
 
Nauset Light
Moved 350 feet back from its perch at cliff's edge in 1996, this...
Nautical Sites Eastham
 
Nickerson State Park
These 1,961 acres were once part of a vast estate belonging to...
Parks Brewster
 
Nobska Light
This imposing lighthouse has spectacular views from its base...
Nautical Sites Falmouth
 
Province Lands
This area, stretch from High Head in Truro to the tip of Provincetown...
Nature Preserves Provincetown
 
Provincetown Art Association and Museum
Founded in 1914 to collect and show the works of artists with...
Museums / Galleries Provincetown
 
Rock Harbor
This harbor was the site of a War of 1812 skirmish in which the...
Marinas / Piers Orleans
 
Sandwich Boardwalk
The long sweep of Cape Cod Bay stretches out around the beach...
Promenades / Boardwalks Sandwich
 
Sandwich Glass Museum
Shimmering glass was manufactured here more than a century ago...
Museums / Galleries Sandwich
 
Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod
Owned and run by the Roberts family since 2007, this vineyard...
Wineries / Breweries Truro
 
Woods Hole Science Aquarium
This impressive facility displays 16 large tanks and many more...
Zoos / Aquariums Falmouth
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