August 2, 2013

Woods Hole Historical Museum Celebrates the Summer Season With a Wide Variety of Programs for Folks of All Ages

A season of extraordinary events is underway at the Woods Hole Historical Museum! This year, the Museum celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Children’s School of Science, as well as the 125th anniversary of the Marine Biological Lab. Our two changing exhibits contain vibrant, captivating images of these two iconic Woods Hole institutions. The collected illustrations, photographs, and hands-on demonstration are bound to engage  visitors of all ages. On Tuesday, July 30 at noon the museum will host a public conversation highlighting the recent publication of Wet Sneakers & Nets, the Children’s School of Science in Woods Hole, Massachusetts Celebrates […]
July 19, 2013

Cool in Woods Hole

Woods Hole is the perfect spot to beat the heat of the dog days of summer. Nestled on a peninsular between Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound there always seems to be a nice sea breeze. The temperature in Woods Hole is typically 10 degrees cooler than in town. Want to take a swim? There are three great spots for that. Stony Beach, which is located on the Buzzards Bay side, is popular for locals and summer visitors. On the Vineyard Sound side there is Nobska Beach, enjoy the surf while you watch the boats pass by the famous Nobska Light […]
July 12, 2013

It is nice to be in Woods Hole

For those who are fortunate enough to live, work, or frequent the village of Woods Hole there is a general consensus or knowledge meant of how special this area is due to its unique community. Woods Hole has the distinction of possessing an incredible progressive and accomplished scientific community by way of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, NOAA, and the MBL, a tremendously gifted and diverse visual and performance arts community, all merged together in this distinctive harborside Hamlet. As an added incentive to being a member of the Woods Hole community or just visiting the area is its collection […]
July 5, 2013

The Landfall Restaurant

The Landfall is one of our favorite Woods Hole restaurants. The food and service is always outstanding and the staff is friendly. The dress code is Cape Cod casual. The Landfall is owned by two local brothers who are the sons of the man who built the restaurant in 1946. The wood in the building has been taken from old ship wrecks and boards from old buildings in the area. One can enjoy reading about the various artifacts that hang around the building that have been collected over the years. In addition, photographs on the walls show the Landfall’s many […]