Cape Cod Villages

Woods Hole is one of the premiere villages on Cape Cod, known for its deep harbor, great beaches and vintage village.

August 17, 2016
science-stroll

Discover Science in Woods Hole

Woods Hole Historical Museum Discover science in Woods Hole during a one-hour guided walking tour! Tours are offered Tuesday through Friday through August 26 by the Woods Hole Historical Museum. During the tour participants learn about the illustrious history of science in Woods Hole and the groundbreaking research that is still carried out to this day. The tour covers the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute’s discovery of the Titanic, environmental and ecological problems faced by Cape Cod and its waters, and the value of the Marine Biological Laboratory’s biomedical research. The tour also features touch tanks and marine life. The tour […]
August 16, 2016
Falmouth Road Race

Falmouth Road Race

For 44 years the Falmouth Road Race has brought thousands of people from all over the world to the town of Falmouth. It’s amazing to see how quickly the town transforms as participants, coaches, and families crowd the streets. In total, the race is about seven miles long. The race begins at the Captain Kidd in Woods Hole and winds around Nobska Lighthouse to finally finish along Grand Avenue at Falmouth Heights Beach. There are multiple heats that runners are placed in to dependent on their rank. Each runner has a specific number and as they cross the finish line […]
July 13, 2016
woods hole science stroll

Woods Hole Science Stroll

On Saturday, August 6, from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., the nonprofit organizations of Woods Hole have joined together to present a free public day of interactive science along Water Street. Explore science on the streets of Woods Hole and an get up close view of a working research vessel and a Coast Guard rescue boat. See ocean robots, explore science displays, animal touch tanks, and hands-on activities. Fun for the whole family! For more information about ship tours and the day’s activities, click here. Participating organizations: Buzzards Bay Coalition Marine Biological Laboratory NOAA Fisheries NOAA Office of Marine & […]
November 4, 2015
Woods Hole App

Woods Hole App

Kids flocked to Woods Hole this summer to play with a new app which was designed to lead young people on a scavenger hunt of science, discovery and plain old fun all over the kid-friendly village of Woods Hole. The free app is easily downloaded on your mobile phone, and offers fun for all ages. Developed by Zephyr Marine and Aecern, this inventive way to engage kids in the discovery of a seaside village on Cape Cod received grants from the Woods Hole Community Association, the Martha’s Vineyard Savings Bank and the Woods Hole Business Association. The app allows kids […]