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Woods Hole 1/2 Day Trip

April 9, 2013 by insideout

A nice half day trip while staying at The Captain’s Manor Inn is exploring Woods Hole Village a mere 3 miles down the road.ย  Thisย ย  quaint seaside village and is home to the internationally acclaimed Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (nicknamed WHOI) and the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) which is an international center for research, education, and training in biology.

Take a leisurely walk or bike ride down the Shining Sea Bikeway or hop on the Falmouth SWOOSH trolley to travel the 3 miles to the Village.ย  Enjoy a walk down Water Street for some window shopping or to check out the famous popovers at Pie in the Sky Bakery or the lobster tacos at Quicks Hole.

Some of must sees are:

 

Woods Hole Aquarium

Woods Hole Aquarium

Woods Hole Aquarium

 

 

Woods Hole Boat Show Exhibits site

Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole

 

 

 

 

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

WHOI submarine

WHOI submarine

 

MBL’s Marine Resources Facility

Woods Hole Historical Museumย 

OceanQuest Discovery Cruise

OceanQuest | Woods Hole History Cruise

July 7, 2012 by insideout

For a special night out try the Woods Hole History Cruise on the OceanQuest.ย  The cruises depart on Tues and Wed at 5 pm and on Friday at 6:30 pm.ย  You will see such sights as the Crane Estate and Nobska Lighthouse as well as learn about the whaling industry, Pirates and more. This trip was awarded the Best of Boston 2011 by Boston Magazine.ย  Reservations are recommendedย  1-508-385-7656. www.oceanquest.org

OceanQuest

 

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