Fun Things to Do

Woods Hole is filled with fun things to do in the summer.

August 4, 2017
WHOI Ocean Science Exhibit Center

WHOI Ocean Science Exhibit Center Extends August Hours

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) Ocean Science Exhibit Center is extending its hours to include Sundays during the month of August. “We’re pleased to be able to increase our hours to include another weekend day so that more visitors to Woods Hole have the opportunity to discover what’s happening in the world’s ocean and learn more about WHOI science and engineering through our exhibits and programs,” said Ocean Science Exhibit Center Manager Kathy Patterson. Visitors to the Ocean Science Exhibit Center—now open Monday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.—can sit inside a full-sized model of the Alvin personnel sphere, […]
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 […]
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 […]
September 28, 2016
Rumors

Hilarity descends on Woods Hole with Neil Simon’s, “Rumors”, this October

The Woods Hole Theater Company (WHTC) brings Neil Simon’s brilliant farce, Rumors, to the Community Hall this October, continuing its 42 years of engaging and promoting the cultural growth of the community of Woods Hole and the vicinity. WHTC operates year-round, producing a wide variety of plays and special events at affordable prices. Rumors, is an uproariously hilarious farce surrounding bickering, false identity, lies, relationship trials and of course, rumors. The show opens as  Chris and Ken Gorman arrive at the Sneden’s Landing townhouse of Deputy Mayor Charlie Brock to celebrate his 10th wedding anniversary to his wife, Myra and […]