This Classic Cape has views of the Cape Cod Canal and a peek of Buzzards Bay. Not that you will want to go anywhere with an in-ground pool, outdoor living room in pool house, paved decking, and a cozy cape house with 3/4 basement.
Attractions: Aptucxet Trading Post, Tue-Sat 10am-4pm and Sun 2pm-5pm. First known commercial enterprise in English speaking N. America. Adults: $4, $3.50 seniors, children $2.50, family $10. Aptucxet Rd., Bourne.
National Marine Life Center, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm and Sun 12pm-5pm. Whale exhibits and artifacts. Multi-media exhibits about marine animal stranding & rescue. Free admission.
Woods Hole Aquarium, 11am-4pm, Monday-Friday. Started in 1885, small, public aquarium showing approximately 140 species of marine animals found in Atlantic waters.
Cape Cod Canal Visitor Center, Thurs-Sun 10am-5pm through 6/23; 6/23 on open daily. Guided walks, bike hikes and programs. Exhibits, real time radar, a retired 41’ US Army Corps of Engineers’ patrol boat. Free to the public. Call for daily program info.
More Attractions: Thornton W. Burgess Museum, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 1pm-4pm. Memorabilia & exhibits spotlighting the naturalist & creator of Peter Cottontail. Admission by donation.
Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen, Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 1pm-4pm. Nature trails, jam kitchen, programs for kids & adults. Admission by donation.
Wildflower Garden Tours: Tuesdays only / 10:30am. Informative & informal walk through award winning gardens. $5, children welcome, free. Green Briar Nature Center,
Still more Attractions: Sandwich Glass Museum, daily 9:30am-5pm. Over 5,000 glass creations. Exhibits and demonstrations. $4.75 adults; $1 kids 6-14; free 6 & under. 129 Main St., Sandwich. 508-888-0251.
Walking Tour of Beebe Estate: Tuesdays only / 11am & 2pm. Join a knowledgeable docent on a tour of the original Beebe Estate. $5 suggested donation. Tour leaves Highfield Hall, .
Cape Cod Canal: The Army Corps of Engineers maintains 7 miles of bike and walking trail which runs along both sides of canal running from the Bourne Railroad Bridge to the Sandwich Marina. Mass Maritime Academy: College dedicated to Maritime studies located on mainland side of Bourne. Waterwiz Park in Wareham next to Walmart, Homedepot, resturants, and Antique