Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

Martha's Vineyard Sights

Menemsha Harbor

  • Basin Rd. Map It
  • Menemsha
  • Neighborhood/Street

Updated 05/13/2013

Fodor's Review

Where Menemsha Pond meets Vineyard Sound, this tiny seaside outpost has been an active fishing center for centuries. Well-weathered fishing boats, including some that have been in the same family for generations, tie up at the docks when not out to sea. Spectacular sunsets make this a very popular evening spot. Several fish markets offer the freshest catch of the day. There's also a beach here, with gentle waters that are welcoming to families. If the harbor looks familiar,

it might be because several scenes from the movie Jaws were filmed here.

Read More

Sight Information

Address:

Basin Rd., Menemsha, Massachusetts, 02552, United States

Map It

Updated 05/13/2013

Advertisement

Map View

Map of



What's Nearby

  • Restaurants

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

Advertisement