Attractions

  • Kalmus Beach

    Address:
    670 Ocean St, Hyannis, MA 02601, USA .

    About a 30 minute walk from Hyannis Inn is Kalmus Beach. This quaint beach hugs the corner of Lewis Bay where you can see Ferries come and go to the islands. This picturesque beach is quieter than its neighbor Veterans Memorial Park Beach, making it a go-to spot for anyone who wants a more peaceful beach experience. There is a snack bar and bathrooms, but no barbecue or swing sets like Veterans Memorial Park Beach.

  • Cape Cod Rail Trail

    Address:
    3488 Main St, Brewster, MA 02631, USA .

    Experience beautiful Cape Cod scenery with this bike trail. Bike rentals are also available. For more information, please visit https://www.mass.gov/locations/cape-cod-rail-trail.

  • Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises

    Address:
    269 Millway, Barnstable, MA 02630, USA .

    Sail out into the Cape Cod Bay to see some what creatures await you in the Cape Cod Bay.

    To learn more about rates and schedules for the Barnstable location, visit https://www.whales.net/.

    Photo: Bruce Peters [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)]

  • Hy-Line Cruises

    Address:
    220 Ocean St, Hyannis, MA 02601, USA .

    Visit the picturesque Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard with a trip on Hy-Line Cruises at the Hyannis Harbor, only a 10 minute walk from Hyannis Inn.

    To learn more about schedules and rates, please visit https://hylinecruises.com/.

    Photo: User:Bobak; also en:User:Bobak on English Wikipedia. [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)]

  • Chatham Lighthouse

    Address:
    37 Main St, Chatham, MA 02633 .

    Chatham Lighthouse, known as Twin Lights prior to 1923, is a lighthouse in Chatham, Massachusetts, near the "elbow" of Cape Cod. The original station, close to the shore, was built in 1808 with two wooden towers that were replaced in 1841 in spite of questions as to why a single tower would not be adequate.

  • Heritage Museums & Gardens

    Address:
    67 Grove St, Sandwich, MA 02563 .

    Heritage Museums and Gardens, formerly the Heritage Plantation of Sandwich, is located at 67 Grove Street, Sandwich, Massachusetts.

  • JFK Museum

    Address:
    397 Main St Hyannis, MA 02601-3914 .

    Right off Main Street is the popular John F. Kennedy Museum. Commemorating John F. Kennedy’s life and legacy, the museum shows photographs and even interactive exhibits. Open year round, this museum is a great choice to learn about how JFK’s legacy impacts Hyannis. The museum is the first stop of the Kennedy Legacy trail, an hour and a half walk around Hyannis visiting historical JFK sites around Hyannis, including the church he attended to his memorial at Veterans Memorial Park Beach.

    Learn more about exhibits, hours, and pricing at https://jfkhyannismuseum.org/

    Learn more about the Kennedy Legacy Trail at http://kennedylegacytrail.com/.

    Photo: John Phelan [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)]

     

  • Melody Tent

    Address:
    21 W Main St, Hyannis, MA 02601, USA .

    Go to a concert from a large selection of artists or bring the kids to a play in this tented concert venue. To view the schedule and ticket availability, please visit http://www.melodytent.org.

    Photo: John Phelan [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)]

  • Nauset Lighthouse

    Address:
    120 Nauset Light Beach Rd, Eastham, MA 02642 .

    Nauset Light, officially Nauset Beach Light, is a restored lighthouse on the Cape Cod National Seashore near Eastham, Massachusetts, erected in 1923 using the 1877 tower that was moved here from the Chatham Light. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

  • Pirate Adventures Hyannis

    Address:
    180 Ocean St, Hyannis, MA 02601 .

    Pirate-themed, kid-oriented boat ride offering face-painting, flag-raising & other hands-on play.

  • Ryan Family Amusements

    Address:
    441 Main St, Hyannis, MA 02601, USA .

    Whether it's a rainy day or you just want to do a little bit of bowling, you can head around the block to Ryan Family Amusements. They offer a bowling alley, arcade and even host birthday parties for your special celebration. To learn more about hours and pricing, please visit https://ryanfamily.com/.

    Photo: Beercha [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)]

  • Whydah Pirate Museum

    Address:
    674 MA-28, West Yarmouth, MA 02673 .

    Museum displaying artifacts recovered from an 18th-century vessel used for piracy & the slave trade.

  • Village Green

    Address:
    367 Main St, Hyannis, MA 02601, USA .

    Behind the town hall here is a spacious village green where many events from Zumba classes to musical performances are held. Visit the Events page for more information on activities occurring in this area.

    Photo: John Phelan [CC BY 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)]

  • Cape Cod Potato Chip Factory

    Address:
    100 Breeds Hill Rd, Hyannis, MA 02601, USA .

    Tour the factory that makes the loved Cape Cod Potato Chip! Self-guided tours are free, so it’s a great option for a rainy day.

    To learn more about rates and schedules, visit https://www.capecodchips.com/about/factory-tour/.