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#1 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums; Gardens; Art Museums; Parks; Specialty Museums; Museums
You can enjoy more than 70 acres of gardens after visiting the art and history museums at the Heritage.
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#2 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums; History Museums; Art Museums; Science Museums
The museum details the history of the Boston and Sandwich Glass Company.
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#3 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Science Museums; Natural History Museums; Museums
Museum offers a day-long camp for kids.
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#4 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums; Specialty Museums
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#5 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Museums
Owner description: Step inside the historic wireless station built by Guglielmo Marconi in 1914, see the new Titanic exhibit, uncover the secret... more » Owner description: Step inside the historic wireless station built by Guglielmo Marconi in 1914, see the new Titanic exhibit, uncover the secret mission of the station during WWII and experience the "world's greatest coastal station" for ship-to-shore communication. See, hear and interact with the new exhibits featuring new videos and opportunity to send Morse code and follow a message from ship to shore. « less
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Provincetown Town Hall (Provincetown)
#6 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Government Buildings; Art Museums
Provincetown's municipal center also contains 30 pieces of art donated by local artists.
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#7 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Art Museums; Museums; Concerts
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#8 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Children's Museums; Educational Sites
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#9 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites
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#10 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums
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#11 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Art Galleries
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#12 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod

A trip to The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (established 1930) is definitely worth the trouble. You can start by signing up for the free tour of the WHOI (pronounced Hooey... more »

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#13 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums
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#14 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Museums
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#15 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Art Museums

The Cape Cod Museum of Art exhibits work by outstanding artists acssociated with Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha's Vinelyard, and Southeastern Massachusetts.  The age of the work... more »

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#16 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums
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#17 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Children's Museums; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Preserved in a 18th-century house, the life and works of Thornton Burgess, renowned children's author and naturalist, are... more » Owner description: Preserved in a 18th-century house, the life and works of Thornton Burgess, renowned children's author and naturalist, are displayed. « less
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Whydah Museum (Provincetown)
#18 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums
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#19 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums
Owner description: This museum boasts a multi-media exhibit highlighting the at-ease times former President John F. Kennedy spent with family... more » Owner description: This museum boasts a multi-media exhibit highlighting the at-ease times former President John F. Kennedy spent with family and friends on Cape Cod. On May 29th, the 2013 Special exhibit opened, “Cape Cod: The Summer of 1963 to November 22, 1963 - Days of joy. Days of sorrow,” a look back at the President’s final months on his beloved Cape Cod. Through photos, videos, wall displays, and news clips, museum visitors will have a chance to reflect on the final days of Camelot, through a Cape Cod lens.“From the joyful 1963 summer memories of the President and his family, to the palpable fog of grief that settled over Cape Cod after his death, this exhibit will remind us how truly special those Camelot days were,” said Rebecca Pierce-Merrick, museum curator, “and how one day in history changed it forever.”The exhibit covers the summer of 1963 to the assassination on Nov. 22, 1963, as well as the subsequent days on Cape Cod. « less
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#20 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums
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#21 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Museums; Specialty Museums
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#22 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums
Wellfleet's place in Cape Cod coastal history is on dislay at this intimate museum.
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#23 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums
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#24 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Museums
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#25 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
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Gallery Antonia (Chatham)
#26 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Art Galleries
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#27 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Museums
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Highland House Museum (North Truro)
#28 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Museums
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#29 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Natural History Museums
#30 of 41 attractions in Cape Cod
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites
This building is the original one-room schoolhouse which served Eastham residents for generations.
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