Enjoy a panoramic view of Provincetown Harbor, Cape Cod Bay, Cape Cod National Seashore and the Town of Provincetown from the top of this 252 foot granite structure commemorating the "first landing" of the Mayflower Pilgrims on November 21, 1620. The Provincetown Museum features exhibits on the Pilgrims, the building of the Monument, maritime history, the early days of modern American theater as well as an impressive collection of paintings, furniture, functional and decorative arts.
From historic Sandwich to the artists’ colony in Provincetown, every town and village on Cape Cod has artists’ studios, music festivals, galleries and craft shops to enjoy. The Cape has over 83 museums to explore, including the Cape Cod Museum of Art and Heritage Museums & Gardens. There are outdoor concert and the world-class Cape Symphony. Theaters abound, including the Cape Playhouse, America’s oldest professional summer theater. Historic attractions are plentiful, from the JFK Hyannis Museum to Pilgrim Monument in Provincetown.
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Experience Cape Cod’s newest interactive science museum featuring real pirates and real treasures! A must-see attraction for all ages where you will touch, see and interact with the worlds only authenticated pirate treasure, discovered in 1984 off the coast of Wellfleet.
Now the only museum in the world that features authenticated pirate ship treasure, the Whydah Pirate Museum provides an interactive and fun learning experience for children and adults. Truly a must-see collection!
The Barnstable County Fair has been an annual summer tradition on Cape Cod since 1844. There are animal shows, 4-H demonstrations, petting zoos, horticulture displays, rides, games, live music, arts & crafts, food and commercial vendors with various arts and crafts for sale. The Fair features the best in wholesome family fun and entertainment. More than 85,000 people attend each year! The Barnstable County Fair is a great place to get up close and personal with the farm animals, enjoy a world of fun foods and the thrill of Rockwell Amusements Midway rides.
Our showroom on Route 28 in West Dennis still shows the same selection of kitchen and bath cabinet lines and counter tops together with flooring and tiles, but now we have expanded to include furniture, home accents and gift items. We look to find sophisticated coastal design items to give that touch of Cape Cod living without the typical.
The Falmouth Art Center, home of the Falmouth Artists Guild, is dedicated to the visual arts, providing educational and exhibition opportunities on a year-round basis. We welcome students of all ages and abilities and all those who enjoy and appreciate art. We offer a full roster of classes and workshops. Come see the beautiful artwork in our two galleries which are open to the public. There is always artwork available for purchase!
The Provincetown International Film Festival (PIFF) is dedicated to showcasing new achievements in independent film and honoring the work of acclaimed and emerging directors, producers and actors. PIFF is equally devoted to expanding the audience for independent film and to serving our Provincetown community by filling the void for annual film programming and reflecting the community's rich diversity in our selected films and honorees. An integral part of PIFF's mission is to contribute to the economic and creative vitality of America's oldest art colony
The nation’s oldest continuously operating public museum, Pilgrim Hall Museum houses an unmatched collection of Pilgrim possessions telling the story of brave and determined men and women building lives and homes for themselves and their children in a new world. See William Bradford’s Bible, Myles Standish’s sword, the only portrait of a Pilgrim (Edward Winslow) painted from life, the cradle of New England’s first–born, Peregrine White, the great chair of William Brewster, and the earliest sampler made in America, embroidered by Myles Standish’s daughter.
The Harbor Your Arts Artist Shanties at Hyannis Harbor/Bismore Park are open mid-May through first weekend in October. This popular attraction provides a picturesque setting to view art made by both man and nature. Visitors to the seven harbor side shanties can enjoy photography, painting, handmade jewelry, ceramics, sculpture, mosaics, scrimshaw, mariner knot work, stained glass, fiber art and much more created by local artists and artisans. The shanties are open Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. mid May through end of June.
Cape Cod’s favorite regional theater! Cape Rep pursues an exciting thought-provoking mix of contemporary and classic plays and musicals. Now in its 23rd year, Cape Rep has two theatres on over 7.5 acres on the north side of Route 6A in Nickerson State Park.
Simply put, my wife Pam and I are food people. We love exposing friends to new culinary adventures and watching their reactions. We have always been happiest making others feel welcome, and opening our home to loved ones in a genuine spirit of hospitality.
A native of the South Shore, it was my lifelong dream to open a business near my hometown of Hingham. We took over Plymouth Bay Winery from our friend Tim Cherry in early 2011. Studying beside Tim for a season, I have lovingly learned the art, science, and beauty of artisan wine making. It never feels like work!