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Cottage Museum

1 Trinity Park, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA
+1 508-693-7784
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Not Much to See

This place is very small sort of like a tiny house. It looks sort of like an antique store on the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Janet C
Very Cool Viewing in our Golf Cart

The area is quite large and there are so many different small cottages that they refer to as the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steven P
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1 Trinity Park, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is very small sort of like a tiny house. It looks sort of like an antique store on the inside. Hard to know if things were authentic or just standard decor. I spent less than five minutes inside, but still worth stepping in.

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The area is quite large and there are so many different small cottages that they refer to as the Gingerbread Cottages. It is a must see when you are on Martha;s Vineyard.

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 14 September 2017

so cure and amazing that people live in these little cottages. so cute! I have to go back and find this museum

Thank Darinda P
Reviewed 11 September 2017

You can walk through the small cottage and see what the house looks like from the inside along with period furniture, clothes, household goods, etc. A very friendly docent works up front, very eager and happy to answer questions. We enjoyed talking to him and...More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Don't bother going on a Sunday as they are closed. Can't figure how a place is closed on the Sunday of Labor Day weekend but just warning everyone. Looked nice on the outside though, worth taking a picture or two.

Thank PeterHa1
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I went inside this tiny museum by myself because nobody else wanted to go in. It was very cheap (like $2) and the man inside was very informative about the house and the neighborhood as he has a house there too. It was very warm...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Then in order to actually see the inside of one of the famed gingerbread cottages, you will need to visit this one, which operates as a museum. If you have a little interest in architecture, you will find the construction methods used of interest. The...More

Thank cochonlegrand
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Love the Cottage Museum. Didn't go inside any of the cottages however just passed by on a little walking tour and was really cute to see.

Thank cnamdre
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

All we could say is Cute!!!! There are so many of these old cottages on Martha's Vineyard. Amazing to see all the gingerbread and colors and styles. Not a far walk from where the ferry lets you off.

1  Thank rjobu
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Did not realise the Gingerbread Houses existed and wandered into them by accident. We admired the houses and found the museum which although very small was very informative and the guide very informative.

1  Thank Phlipfolop
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Micharay22
12 April 2016|
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Response from garyrichmond | Reviewed this property |
While not all shops and restaurants may be open in May, many will be. Campgrounds--with its lovely colorful Victorian houses--is completely open. I'm not sure if the famous Carousel is operative in May, but if it is you and... More
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Patriciamey
28 June 2015|
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