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Province Lands Visitor Center

Race Point Road, Provincetown, MA
+1 508-487-1256
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You Can See For Miles and Miles

Incredible views of the dunes and the ocean. Interesting history of the cape. Make sure you see the... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2016
redondo beach, ca
A beautiful view of the dunes and water.

The Visitor Center is a National Park operated by the Department of Interior and commands some of... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2016
Alfred L
Syracuse, New York
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Race Point Road, Provincetown, MA
+1 508-487-1256
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Incredible views of the dunes and the ocean. Interesting history of the cape. Make sure you see the short films in the theater that give an overview of the area. Go to the second floor to get the best views.

1  Thank sallygutierrez
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The Visitor Center is a National Park operated by the Department of Interior and commands some of the most beautiful views of sand dunes and the ocean. It has an overlook area, well kept rest rooms and a nice bookstore and shop to buy a...More

Thank Alfred L
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This is a great spot to spend about an hour to learn about the flora and fauna. There is a little movie theater which offers a film about the cape. Climb up to the second story to get a great view of the ocean. I...More

Thank Diana P
Reviewed 27 May 2016

The Province Lands Visitor Center is terrific. Besides being centrally located so that you can park your car and walk to Race Point, to Beech Forest, and to the bird sanctuary in the woods, the place itself has good books and maps to buy, as...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 22 May 2016

The big attraction of this visitors' center is the 360-degree view from the upper floor. (There is an outside deck, but there are also windows for viewing on bad-weather days.) I am not sure whether this deck is accessible to all; we used a spiral...More

Thank ScarletSweetPea
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Rent a bicycle from the bicycle stores in town and set out through the Province Lands bike trails. You can take your time or go more quickly--the trails are well-paved and give a nice workout.

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Beautiful! National Seashore, views of the ocean and the dunes from the observation deck. Interpretive displays explaining the dunes, the changing Cape and the Pilgrim's stay at Cape Cod

Thank JackMcDonald
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

I almost always stop at the visitor centers when traveling because sometimes they will tell you of a fantastic out of the way place to go. They had several films playing about the Cape, had a good detailed map, as well as giving you 10...More

Thank trytogetawayoften
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

We stoped here because we had questions about the Lifesaving Station house. Tthe staff were very helpfull in answering questions, there was a small brief area that told of the Province Lands, gift shop & touch area with sea life to explore. The bathrooms were...More

Thank RedsGirls32
Reviewed 21 September 2015

It's a great place, with great views, several small films to watch; and they will answer your questions on birds, sea life, things to do, places to walk etc.

Thank susandale
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