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Address: Trinity Circle, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA

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interesting historical site

really architecturally nice houses in various colours around a few streets and squares. They all have verandas and each is different.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

really architecturally nice houses in various colours around a few streets and squares. They all have verandas and each is different.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This should be the starting point for anyone who is new to the Vineyard. The houses are beautifully painted and maintained (a requirement for purchasing them) and surround the tabernacle (itself a pretty nice center piece for outdoor events). Illumination and a number of other events happen here, making it a great place to plan a night out for in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

On a girls trip with 6 other women and I must say I loved the Gingerbread cottages. Don't miss seeing them!

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Derby, United Kingdom
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

A beautiful reminder of the past, with the survival of the Tabernacle, Church and cottages. The museum gives an idea of what it would have been like in the past, living in such small houses

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Chicago
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106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

On an island with many natural environmental treasures, but few urban architectural experiences, this is a must see. Fresh off the Boat (FOB) must see as “First See”. The pictures are great, but it needs a walk around to experience. You are flooded with questions of how could this not have been commercialized or eaten by the rich until it... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I have never seen anything like this ... Beautiful colorful cottages in a peaceful neighborhood . Walk around, take pictures but be respectful as you see people live in these houses.

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Devon, United Kingdom
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Not to be missed such quaint gingerbread houses all painted in so many colours with individual appeal. A lovely peaceful walk around with the Tabernacle in the centre to rest the legs and absorb the atmosphere. The church was closed unfortunately. There were several people walking around and taking photographs but everyone had the respect of peace and quiet for... More 

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East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This area was also part of our road trip....the history, and all the small cottages, were amazing......we drove all the way thru, and just took it all in...

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The Campground is right off Circuit Ave and always makes for a great walk. We've walked there during the day and evening. Its easy to get lost at night walking through as the small streets are going everywhere. If you like looking at old cottages, this is the place. Some are quite small and others fairly large. Great looking architecture.... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

A group of very special Gingerbread cottages around a very historic green. It is just a short walk from the ferry terminal - don't miss it - well worth a visit and a photo opportunity

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