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Aptucxet Trading Post Museum

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Address: 24 Aptucxet Rd, Bourne Village, Bourne, MA 02532
Phone Number: 508-759-9487
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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going down memory lane. my parents retired to atea and have fond memtirs of explororig ang learning there

.one should like history and low key, off the beaten psth.cool old stuff.dusty and scruffy but fit in with old cape cod

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
Pittsboro, North Carolina
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Pittsboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

.one should like history and low key, off the beaten psth.cool old stuff.dusty and scruffy but fit in with old cape cod

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Monument Beach, Massachusetts, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This a nice piece of American history. The setting is beautiful, right on the Cape Cod Canal. The 'tour' is brief and the museum is very small. The museum experience is about 30 minutes tops so plan accordingly. Generally the are very few other people around. Perhaps combine this with a walk on the canal or a picnic.

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Cape Cod, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I have been traveling with my 3rd grade students to Aptucxet for the past 9 years. The volunteers/docents who welcome us each year are knowledgeable and committed to helping our students learn the history of the area. We love having the time to walk the Cape Cod Canal and we are always sure to snap portraits of our students with... More 

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Othello WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The person giving the tour is a Native American and very knowledgable. I really enjoyed this talk. I was the only one there at the time and we talked for about 40 minutes.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

The Aptucxet Trading Post is well worth taking in while you are visiting Cape Cod. Packed with information about the early settlers and the native Americans. Good for kids, too. Try to catch one of their special events i.e.: The Strawberry Festival and Pirate Day. You can stroll along the Cape Cod Canal while you are there as well.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2011

This is a lovely place to visit for an hour with all ages. It is located right next to the Cape Cod Canal so you can get there by driving directly or by walking in from the Canal bike path. Every time I go it is staffed with smart and witty volunteers who give you a personally guided tour/story of... More 

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Additional Information about Aptucxet Trading Post Museum

Address: Address: 24 Aptucxet Rd, Bourne Village, Bourne, MA 02532
Phone Number: 508-759-9487
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Bourne
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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