Glassblowing on Cape Cod

February 15th, 2016 by Trish Robinson

Glassblowing on Cape Cod is a time honored tradition that can be enjoyed any time of year. Sandwich, the oldest town on Cape Cod is a premiere destination for glass blowing. Whether you’re interested in the rich history of glassblowing as it pertains to our nautical geography, or you’re more interested in shopping for amazing hand blown […]

Sandwich Cape Cod Day Trip

January 5th, 2013 by insideout

Just a short 1/2 hour drive from The Captain’s Manor Inn, Sandwich was the first Cape town settled in 1637 and its name was based on a seaport in Kent, England. What was a small agrarian community changed dramatically when a Boston businessman Deming Jarvis established a glass factory in Sandwich. The Boston and Sandwich […]

Pairpoint Glass Blowing, Cape Cod

March 14th, 2011 by insideout

We are so fortunate to have America’s Oldest Glassworks (since 1837) just a short drive from our Cape Cod bed and breakfast.  Pairpoint is located just under the Sagamore Bridge and is open daily with glassblowing demonstrations. On Tuesdays and Fridays guided tours are available at 11 am.  All Pairpoint Crystal is hand blown on […]