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Martha's Vineyard Historical Society

Cooke and School Sts., Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA
508-627-4441
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Ranked #13 of 15 Attractions in Edgartown
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, History Museums
Most recent review
- Aug 7, 2014
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English first
Cooperstown, New York
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Have and incredible library for family research and the folks that work/volunteer here are extremely helpful.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
12 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

Lots of information about MV. Great activities for small children, very knowledgeable docents. This was my second visit to MV--wish I had done this tour on the first visit--it sets a context for many of the things that you see on the Vineyard.

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Huntsville, Alabama
Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
26 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

Everything was great here. We arrived just before Memorial Day weekend so it was not very crowded and had a blast before all of the tourists arrived. Overall a great place to visit.

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Red Bank, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

Our last day at MV was during the heat wave. Our family had to check out of our hotel and we had the entire day to stay before meeting the ferry. The temperature was over 95F. We asked the hotel concierge service for recommendations for what we should do on the island while remaining cool. The concierge service called the... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2011 via mobile

I have been traveling to the vineyard for a while now, and had never gone to the MV museum until this weekend. I went by myself on a mini-self guided tour of Edgartown first then went over to the historical society/museum. The lawn was well kept and had a few beautiful trees and such. There was also a lighthouse, carriages,... More

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Delray Beach, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2010

The Camp-Meeting Association at Oak Bluffs is a wonderful example of the culture and values of the Victorian era. Those who discovered the charm and natural isolation of Martha's Vineyard found a spot where they could immerse themselves in their religion. A quick ferry trip, with lots of views, takes you to the island. The cottages off 1 Trinity Park... More

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