Activities near The Whalewalk Inn & Spa
Cape Cod is the perfect place to think of when planning weekend getaways in Massachusetts! From breweries and wineries to outdoor activities of all kinds to shopping and historic destinations, there’s so much to do here! Our favorite attractions in Cape Cod include:
Cape Cod Rail Trail
This 22-mile paved trail runs along the Lower Cape’s diverse ecosystems, perfect for bikers, rollerbladers, and horseback riders. Known as one of the best ways to experience the natural attractions across the Cape, the Rail Trail is a serene and interesting attraction for nature lovers!
Heritage Museum and Gardens
The Heritage Museum and Gardens have something for everyone to enjoy. Car fanatics will love the Josiah K. Lilly III Antique Automobile Collection, a living timeline of the evolution of the automobile. Those who love art will enjoy the collection of American folk art and kids can take a ride on the vintage, hand carved carousel. There are more than 100 acres of gardens that will impress nature lovers with their beauty.
Sandwich Glass Museum
The old Boston and Sandwich Glass Company building was preserved by the Sandwich Historical Society and is now a museum that is home to historical and modern displays of glass art. There are also live glass-blowing demonstrations on the hour. The museum also offers a number of interesting, hands-on activities and displays.
The Cape Playhouse is the country’s oldest professional summer theater, with nearly 90 seasons under its belt. The theater boasts an impressive alumni base with classics including Gregory Peck, Humphrey Bogart, and Bette Davis. Productions are high quality and the ambiance is exceptional. Season schedules can be found on the playhouse’s website.
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