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Motif Number 1

Bradley Wharf, Rockport, MA 01966
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Still worthy of your photos

The view of Motif No.1 is still worthy of many photos. It's hard to notice any change in the new... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JPDRAD
OLD FAVORITE STILL PLEASES

My wife and I consider Rockport one of our favorite places and the Motif is one place we always... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
slideart
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West Haven, Connecticut
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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“new england” (29 reviews)
“red building” (7 reviews)
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Bradley Wharf, Rockport, MA 01966
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The view of Motif No.1 is still worthy of many photos. It's hard to notice any change in the new Motif No.1.

Thank JPDRAD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I consider Rockport one of our favorite places and the Motif is one place we always check out for photo ops. Having gone early in June we were able to get some nice shots of the Motif It did rain heavily one...More

Thank slideart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You know this is one of those things that is a passage of time to visit. Its iconic, plain and simple. Day we visited it was nearly impossible to get a good photo due to this darn boat parked in front of it!!! So aggravating!!...More

Thank CMC_2012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous building , somewhere we have wanted to visit for many years and eventually for our honeymoon we did!

Thank Jeanette Y
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Rockport is one of our favorite places to visit. One of the things that make this town so charming is Motif Number 1. It is such a special landmark. We still enjoy the framed photograph that we purchased of it many years ago

Thank bcnett
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Happy accident we came this weekend to Rockport. Lots to do for kids if you have them and a nice festive atmosphere.

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I have taken many photos and actually painted an oil painting of this interesting structure. I have heard that many artists do. Located in a very congested area but well worth the visit. Very historical.

Thank 447charlenes
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I'm there right now and have photographed it. I saw no need to paint it, though, since it is already painted a nice red.

1  Thank Bob H
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Can be hard to get the perfect picture but so fun to see and say you've been. There is a loading dock across from it that allows for a better picture.

Thank Amy N
Reviewed 30 April 2017

When in Rockport you must see Motif number 1. It's a replica to the original as the original was destroyed in the blizzard of 1978. Its known as the "most often painted building in America.

2  Thank Dartravelgirl
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GMcN51
Wrote a review, guess I lost it when asking for new password
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