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Cape Cod - Cultural

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Edward Gorey House (Yarmouth Port)
Ranked #1 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; Specialty Museums; Cultural
Dedicated to the author-illustrator, Edward Gorey, and to raising awareness for animal welfare issues.
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Provincetown Library (Provincetown)
Ranked #2 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Libraries; Cultural
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Ranked #3 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums; Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Cultural

The Salt Pond Visitor Center is the main service facility for Cape Cod National Seashore.  Here visitors can see a museum of natural and cultural history, view orientation films... more »

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Commercial Street (Provincetown)
Ranked #4 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
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Ranked #5 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Specialty Shops; Cultural
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Ranked #6 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Libraries; Cultural
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Hoxie House (Sandwich)
Ranked #7 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Built in 1637, this is believed to be the oldest house on Cape Cod.
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Ranked #8 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Cultural
A scenic and historic walking trail managed by the Cape Cod National Seashore.
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Mashpee Commons (Mashpee)
Ranked #9 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
Ranked #10 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Civic Centers; Cultural
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Ranked #11 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Libraries; Cultural
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Ranked #12 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Cultural
Owner description: The Church of the Transfiguration is the center of Community of Jesus – an ecumenical Benedictine monastic community located... more » Owner description: The Church of the Transfiguration is the center of Community of Jesus – an ecumenical Benedictine monastic community located at Rock Harbor on the shores of Cape Cod Bay. The Community follows a daily rhythm of prayer including Eucharist and Liturgy of the Hours (sung in Gregorian chant). Constructed of Minnesota limestone, and designed by William Rawn Associates of Boston, the Church of the Transfiguration is a contemporary expression of an ancient 4th century style of architecture, and recounts the story of salvation through mosaic and fresco images, bronze, glass, and stone sculpture. The organ is a restoration and expansion of pipework from twelve organs built by the E.M. Skinner Organ Company in the early 20th century.Sunday Eucharist -- 11:00am (winter); 9:30am (summer)Weekday Vespers -- 5:30pm Saturday Choral Evensong or Vespers -- 5:15pm TOURS -- Monday - Saturday at 3:00pm Organ demonstrations -- Fridays at 3:30pm Priory Books & Gifts -- Monday - Saturday 10am - 6pm(Wednesdays the Church is closed) « less
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Cape Cod Airfield (Marstons Mills)
Ranked #13 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Educational Sites; Tours; Cultural
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Ranked #14 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Neighborhoods; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
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Dexter Grist Mill (Sandwich)
Ranked #15 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural

Dexter Grist Mill is located on the Shawme mill pond in the historic heart of Sandwich.  The mill was first built in 1640 and enlarged in 1646.  Originally equipped with a water... more »

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Crosby Mansion (Brewster)
Ranked #16 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Grand Victorian mansion built around a Cape Cod cottage.
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Ranked #17 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
Summer church of the Kennedy's
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Marconi Station (Wellfleet)
Ranked #18 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
The site of the first trans-Atlantic message, transmitted by the "Father of Radio," Guglielmo Marconi.
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Wing Fort House (Sandwich)
Ranked #19 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural

The Wing "Fort House" has the distinction of being the oldest known homestead in the U.S. continuously owned by the same family. Stephen Wing either purchased the property, or was... more »

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Ranked #20 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
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Sturgis Library (Barnstable)
Ranked #21 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; Libraries; Cultural
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Ranked #22 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
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Ranked #23 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Religious Sites; Gardens; Cultural
The church and its gardens offer quiet walks for visitors.
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Ranked #24 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Cemeteries; Cultural
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Impulse Art Gallery (Provincetown)
Ranked #25 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
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Ranked #26 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Mayo House (Chatham)
Ranked #27 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Ranked #28 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
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Ranked #29 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Cultural
Owner description: Cape Cod Indian Walks, offer 2 walks on Cape Cod Ma. Visit the Indian Conservation Land and learn the history and culture of... more » Owner description: Cape Cod Indian Walks, offer 2 walks on Cape Cod Ma. Visit the Indian Conservation Land and learn the history and culture of the native americans. Artifacts Music Language incld. Second walk, Visit the site of the First Encounter. Lear the history of the REAL First Encounter « less
Pilgrim Plaque (Provincetown)
Ranked #30 of 42 Cultural in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; Monuments/ Statues; Cultural
A plaque marks the spot where Pilgrims first came ashore in Provincetown, Massachusetts.
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