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Wellfleet Historical Society Museum

266 Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7438
+1 508-349-9157
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Great Spot to Pass An Hour

I popped in here for about an hour during our Wellfleet vacation. The time I spent was one of the... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
HK_Expat
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Fascinating Tour

We took the 9:30 Friday morning historical tour of Wellfleet led by Barbara Kennedy. The guide... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
DebbieRH
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Midwest
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Wellfleet's place in Cape Cod coastal history is on dislay at this intimate museum.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good55%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
11 Aug 2017
“Great Spot to Pass An Hour”
2 Aug 2016
“Fascinating Tour”
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266 Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7438
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I popped in here for about an hour during our Wellfleet vacation. The time I spent was one of the most interesting of our trip as I learned an incredible amount of fascinating stories. The objects in this museum are mildly interesting but the stories...More

Thank HK_Expat
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We took the 9:30 Friday morning historical tour of Wellfleet led by Barbara Kennedy. The guide shared some highlights of the museum before guiding us through the village. Along the way, she shared interesting stories about its history and architecture. The tour was a highlight...More

Thank DebbieRH
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This little house and museum are full of interesting information about the history of Wellfleet. I really enjoyed stopping here while on a walk around Wellfleet's Main Street. The staff are very knowledgeable and friendly. I love that they have walking tours of Wellfleet and...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Very interesting museum with plenty of old memorabilia and very nice volunteers. Nice house and museum combo.

Thank Kim K
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Interesting short stop... they are expanding... good local flavor and history... Friendly staff... they engaged the children... worth a quick stop in...

Thank Marks_Experience
Reviewed 13 May 2014

This place is one of the most fascinating places in the area. Unbelievable collection of all things historic. Friendly and knowledgeable staff. If you love history, old pictures, furniture, postcards or nautical antiques - this is your place!

Thank Judith K
Reviewed 29 June 2013

Friendly, enthusiastic volunteers. Lots to see and very interesting collection. Well worth the effort for all ages.

Thank KingstonBWB
Reviewed 1 June 2013

If you frequent Wellfleet, this is a great place to learn about the early history of Billingsgate, including when there was a train that went to the harbor and when there was a resort hotel that was on the bayside of town.

Thank S W
Reviewed 9 April 2013

The society has so much to offer with so many dedicated volunteers trying to preserve and present the best of Wellfleet's history. I would recommend that everyone visit the museum, the annex and JOIN and volunteer!!

1  Thank Bonnie R
Reviewed 26 February 2013

Stop here - it will only take 30 minutes to enjoy the interesting early history of Wellfleet in this quaint, but informative museum.

Thank Lollywell
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