June 30, 2017
July 4 in Woods Hole

Fourth of July in Woods Hole: A Village Celebration

It’s only fitting that our nation’s birth is synonymous with celebratory fireworks, since the Fourth of July ushers in the season many of us wait for all year. After what feels like a never-ending hiatus, summer has finally returned, and the salt air once again mingles with the scent of barbecues and beach roses. Coming to Woods Hole for the Fourth? Get the most out of your visit with the following tips. These streets were made for walking, so start your holiday by learning more about the unassuming village making waves in global science. Woods Hole Historical Museum’s 10 AM one-hour […]
May 20, 2017
Quissett Harbor

Summer Segue: Memorial Day Weekend in Woods Hole

Memorial Day signals the summer kick-off, and the lazy, salty breezes usher in a sense of excitement and anticipation for the seemingly endless stretch of days ahead. From world-renowned science to world-class sunsets, the eclectic village of Woods Hole has it all for a family getaway or a romantic weekend escape. Discovery Learn about the research happening right here at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and the tools of their trade at the WHOI Ocean Science Exhibit Center. Get a glimpse into a day in the life of the deep submersible Alvin, the discovery and exploration of the wreck of the […]
April 11, 2017
Model Boat Show

Woods Hole Antique Boat Show

Woods Hole Historical Museum will be holding its Model Boat Show on Saturday and Sunday, April 22 and 23. Scale models will be exhibited in six buildings along Water Street, and others will be in the water at two locations. Races of radio-controlled sailboats will be held in Eel Pond. A pool is built on the museum lawn for children to sail boats that they build from simple kits. All types and sizes of models are exhibited in the show; some of the models are so small they will fit into a light bulb. Some are classic historic craft, some […]
December 19, 2016
whba-cuba

WHOI’s Ocean Science Cafe

Cuba’s Hidden Treausres GARDENS OF THE QUEEN CORAL REEFS   Chat with WHOI scientist Amy April and graduate student Laura Weber about an unprecedented expedition to study and protect Cuba’s pristine coral reefs. Wednesday, February 28, 2018 • 6:30–8:00 p.m. Falmouth Cinema Pub 137 Teaticket Highway Falmouth, MA 02536 Doors open at 6:00 p.m. This is a FREE event. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. To RSVP or for more information, contact information@whoi.edu or 508-289-2252