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Gay Head, Massachusetts
Nobska Lighthouse

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Located in Woods Hole, MA (14 miles from Gay Head)

In the 19th Century, construction of lighthouses along the Atlantic coast was critical for the safety of merchant mariners transporting goods and materials by sea. In 1828, the U.S. government tpurchased four acres on Nobska (Nobsque) Point for $160 and the first lighthouse on the site, a wooden structure that incorporated Keeper’s quarters, was constructed at a cost of $2,249.

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Lighthouse Tour
Woods Hole Historical Museum

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Located in Woods Hole, MA (14 miles from Gay Head)

The Woods Hole Historical Museum is a lively small museum with changing exhibits and diverse programs appealing to people with wide interests.

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Museum
Mad Max Sailing Adventures

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Located in Edgartown, MA (15 miles from Gay Head)

Mad Max is a state-of-the-art Catamaran. Its mast towers 70 feet above the spacious deck which stretches 60 feet long and 25 feet across. Crafted for adventure with passenger safety and comfort in mind, the twin hulls are engineered to create smooth and graceful movement across the water.

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Boating Adventure
Highfield Hall

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Located in Falmouth, MA (17 miles from Gay Head)

Highfield Hall is a center for arts and culture in Falmouth, Massachusetts on Cape Cod. Located in a magnificently restored 1878 mansion, the Hall is an inspirational venue for learning, meeting and celebrating.

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Historic
Westport Rivers Winery

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Located in Westport, MA (21 miles from Gay Head)

Our farm is the home of the fourth generation of a family of winegrowers. In 1982 we set ourselves up on the sunny, South Coast of Massachusetts. Why? Because we knew, based upon a study of the climate and soils, that this is a wonderful location for growing the kind of wine we love: gloriously aromatic, deliciously crisp wine.

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Vineyard
Allendale Country Club

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Located in North Dartmouth, MA (21 miles from Gay Head)

Located in North Dartmouth Massachusetts, Allendale Country Club is a championship 18 hole private golf course designed by Geoffrey Cornish.

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Golf
Buttonwood Park Zoo

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Located in New Bedford, MA (21 miles from Gay Head)

The Buttonwood Park Zoo is nationally accredited by the American Zoo and Aquarium Association. It was established in 1894 and is the 12th oldest zoo in the United States.

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Zoo Family Attraction

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