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 27, 2013

Shuckers of Woods Hole

Last Tuesday evening my husband Bill and I went to Woods Hole for a fine meal of New England seafood, at one of our favorite restaurants. Shuckers is one of those cozy places that we all enjoy discovering while on vacation. It is tucked away at 91A Water Street, down a cobblestone alleyway, in the heart of Woods Hole Village. The owner, Kevin Murphy and his excellent staff know how to serve up a proper New England feast. Shuckers is a place where the food is artfully prepared and presented but the dress and atmosphere are casual.and relaxed. Those of […]
August 23, 2013

“A small fishing village off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard”

That was how Woods Hole was described by a national news reporter after a small plane crash brought reporters flocking to Woods Hole in 1999. We have to commend the technical accuracy.  Amidst the chaos, Woods Hole has retained its small village appeal and fishing is still part of the daily scene. On an August afternoon visit to the docks next to the Aquarium you may find a number of small commercial fishing boats and a box truck loading fresh fish for a Boston wholesaler. Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) operates the Gemma to collect research specimens and The National Marine […]
August 16, 2013

Photo-walking Woods Hole

Woods Hole is one of the most beautiful places on Cape Cod to wander around and take pictures.  Just a few minutes stroll from the center of the village, you will find beaches, stunning water view homes, amazing boats and much more. Fall and spring are a great time to visit Cape Cod — what follows is a photo essay of “walking Woods Hole” in the off-season. Come and explore Woods Hole, a quintessential Cape Cod village.  The magic is in the discovery of your own favorite views and special spots.
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 […]