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Aptucxet Trading Post
24 Aptucxet Road, Bourne, MA 02532

When the first commercial contract was signed in North America, Aptucxet Trading... more >>

Benjamin Nye Homestead
85 Old County Road, East Sandwich, MA 02537

Benjamin Nye built one of the first Grist Mills in the country in 1669, he also ... more >>

Bourne Historical Society
30 Keene Street, Bourne, MA 02532

The Aptucxet Trading Post-this is the beginning of the free enterprise sy... more >>

Dexter Grist Mill
Main & Water Sts., Sandwich, MA 02563

Dexter Grist Mill is a restored 17th century mill where you can still buy ground... more >>

Heritage Plantation and Gardens
67 Grove Street, Sandwich, MA 02563

Heritage Plantation has something for everyone. The small ones will thrill to a ... more >>

Highfield Hall
56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA 02541

Highfield Hall is a community cultural center in Falmouth, Massachusetts on Cap... more >>

John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum
397 Main Street, Hyannis, MA 02601

The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum is a multimedia exhibit designed to open a wi... more >>

Marconi Wireless Site
Off route 6, South Wellfleet, MA 02663

Site of the first trans-Atlantic wireless transmission built 1901-1902. Marconi ... more >>

Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum
High Pole Hill Road, Provincetown, MA 02657

Dedicated in 1910 to the memory of the first landing of the Pilgrims in Province... more >>

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
15 School St., Woods Hole, MA 02543

The Institute , WHOI, is a private nonprofit research and education organization... more >>

Yarmouth Historical Society
11 Strawberry Lane., Yarmouthport, MA 02559

The archives and library of the Historical Society contains maritime documents, ... more >>

1736 Josiah Dennis Manse Museum
77 Nobscusset Rd., Dennis, MA 02639

The town of Dennis is named after the first minister who lived in this saltbox i... more >>

Baxter Mill
Rte 28 , Yarmouth, MA 02673

The Baxter Mill was built around 1710 and is open to the public Memorial Day thr... more >>

Brewster Historical Society Museum
1146 Main St., Brewster, MA 0263l

The museum features artifacts and antiques that relate to the history of the tow... more >>

Briggs McDermott House
22 Old Sandwich Road, Bourne, MA 02532

Bourne Society for Historic Preservation maintains this Greek Revival style hous... more >>

Brooks Academy Museum
80 Parallel Street, Harwich, MA 02645

The museum is the home of the Harwich Historical Society. The museum maintains a... more >>

Captain Bangs Hallet House
l1 Strawberry Lane, Yarmouth, MA 02675

This lovely home is an example of the Greek revival Style of architecture. Built... more >>

Captain Edward Penniman House
Fort Hill Road, Eastham, MA 02642

Edward Penniman was a successful whaling captain. Visit his historic home and l... more >>

Captain John Hendrick House
124 Main St., Wareham, MA 02571

The Kendrick House was built in 1745 the original paneling and early wall papers... more >>

Centerville Historical Society & Museum
5113 Main Street, Centerville, MA 02632

The Historical Society is located in a mid-nineteenth century building with four... more >>

Centerville Public Library
585 Main Street, Centerville, MA 02632

The library houses the private collection from one of the 20th century's most no... more >>

Chandler Gray House
Wharf Road, Yarmouth, MA 02664

Yarmouth is one of the oldest communties on Cape Cod (1639). Leaving Route 6-A t... more >>

Chatham Historical Society
347 Old Stage Harbor Road, Chatham, MA 02633

1752 gambrel roof house 18th & 19th century furnishings and murals of Chatham pe... more >>

Donald G. Trayser Memorial Museum
3353 Main St,, Barnstable, MA 02668

The Donald Trayser Museum was once the U.S. Customs House and is now home to the... more >>

Eastham Windmill
Route 6, Eastham, MA 02642

The Eastham Windmill was built about 1688 and was moved to Eastham in 1793. Go p... more >>

Falmouth Historical Society
55-65 Palmer Avenue, Falmouth, MA 02540

1790 House furnished, special collection of china, dolls, quilts. Adjoining olde... more >>

Highland Lighthouse
Lighthouse Rd, North Truro, MA 02666

Consturcted from 420 tons of brick and dating back to 1797. Highland Lighthous... more >>

Historical Society of Cotuit/Santuit
1148 Main Street, Cotuit, MA 02635

The Society maintains the Dottridge Homestead, Museum and Gift Shop. Displays in... more >>

Hoxie House
18 Water Street-Route 130, Sandwich, MA 02563

Hoxie House is the oldest house on Cape Cod, circa 1675. It was restored in 1950... more >>

Indian Meeting House
Rte 28, Mashpee, MA 02649

Built in 1684 on Santuit Pond, the Meeting House was moved to the present site o... more >>

Jericho House and Barn Museum
Trotting Park Rd. & Old Main St., West Dennis, MA 02670

Historic home built in 1801 by Captain Theophilus Baker. Antique furnishings, gl... more >>

John F. Kennedy Memorial
Ocean Street, Hyannis, MA 02601

Remembering the nation's 34th president and a former Hyannis Port local, thi... more >>

Johnathan Young Windmill
Town Cove Park...Rt.28, Orleans, MA 02653

The windmill was built in South Orleans in the late 1700s. In 1839 it was moved ... more >>

Judah Baker Windmill
91 River Street, Yarmouth, MA 02664

in 1953 the windmill was donated to the town and Windmill Park was established a... more >>

Lighthouses in Chatham
, Chatham, MA 02633

CHATHAM LIGHT: Built in 1808 as two brick towers and a keeper's house. Two li... more >>

Lighthouses in Eastham
, Eastham, MA 02642

NAUSET LIGHT: Nauset Light was first constructed as three brick towers in 1838 t... more >>

Lighthouses in Woods Hole
, Woods Hole, MA 02543

The Light was built in 1828 and the present structure was replaced in 1876 and... more >>

Mashpee Historical Commission
13 Great Neck Rd. N, Mashpee, MA 02649

Printed histories relating to Mashpee, Cape Cod, Wampanoag Indians, and other Na... more >>

Massachusetts National Cemetery
Connery Ave., Bourne, MA 02532

Massachusetts National Cemetery is located on Connery Ave. at the Otis Rotary, R... more >>

Museums on the Green
55-65 Palmer Avenue, Falmouth, MA 02540

Guided tours and gift shop. Falmouth Historical Society... more >>

Old Higgins Farm Windmill
785 Rt. 6A, Brewster, MA 02631

The Old Higgins Farm Windmill was built in 1795 and gound its last grain in 1900... more >>

Orleans Historical Society
3 River Road, Orleans, MA 02653

The Society is located in a beautiful Greek Revival style 1833 Universalist Meet... more >>

Osterville Historical Society
155 West Bay Rd., Osterville, MA 02655

Three buildings, Art and Antiques, 1790 Cape Cod farmhouse and Boat Museums wit... more >>

Pairpoint Crystal
851 Sandwich Road, Sagamore, MA 02561

Invites you to watch their glass blowers Monday thru Friday 8:30-4:30. Freehand ... more >>

Parnassus Book Service
Route 6A, Yarmouthport, MA 02675

Over 2200 books, broadsides, manuscripts on Cape Cod & Southeastern Massachusett... more >>

Scargo Tower
Scargo Hill Road, Dennis, MA 02638

The tower is the third to stand atop this hill. The first was built of wood in 1... more >>

Sturgis Library
3090 Main St., Barnstable, MA 02630

Large and unusual collections of books and manuscripts of maritime history. Cape... more >>

Truro Historical Museum
Lighthouse Rd., Truro, MA 02666

The Society is located in a turn of the century summer hotel near Highland Light... more >>

Wampanoag Indian Museum
Route 130, Mashpee, MA 02649

Located on Route 130 the building was erected in the early 19th century . The Wa... more >>

Whitman House Quilt Shop
Rt. 6, North Truro, MA 02652

The Whitman House Quilt Shop is the largest in the Northeast Area of the coun... more >>

Wing Fort House
69 Spring Hill Road, East Sandwich, MA 02537

Wing Fort House, circa 1641, was occupied by members of the Wing family until 19... more >>

Winslow Crocker House
250 Route 6A, Yarmouthport, MA 02675

The House is located on Rt. 6A in Yarmouthport and is open Saturday & Sunday fro... more >>

Yarmouth Minute Men
Box 76, Yarmouth, MA 02673

Cape Cod's Colonial Living History. The Yarmouth MinuteMen, a Colonial Revolutio... more >>