- The list below includes 285 free or cheap things to do in or near Barnstable, Massachusetts, including 87 different types of inexpensive activities like Beaches, Fishing, Comedy Clubs and Art Museum.
- From Sturgis Library to Kalmus Beach, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Barnstable and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Oak Bluffs, Hyannis, Dennis and Eastham.
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Salt Pond Visitors Center of the Cape Cod National Seashore, Eastham, MA 02642 MoreLess Info
Situated in the Cape Cod area, the Button Bush trail is a Braille trail, which has been designed for the vision-impaired. The short trail, in Eastham, Massachusetts, links to the Nauset Marsh trail, and is part of a boardwalk pathway.
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Duck Harbor Road off Chequesset Neck Road, Wellfleet, MA MoreLess Info
The quiet atmosphere of Duck Harbor Beach offers a peaceful retreat from city life. Visitors can gather shells, observe sea creatures on the rocky shore, or spread out a picnic dinner and watch the sunset.
Located near the Nauset Light, The Three Sisters Lighthouses are historic lighthouses popularly visited by the public. Visitors commonly enjoy touring the lighthouses and learning the interesting story behind their history.
One of many historic and charming New England lighthouses, the Nauset Light is located in Eastham, Massachusetts. It is best visited in late summer and early autumn. It is a popular destination for wedding photography also.
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E. Chop Dr., MA MoreLess Info
Enjoy calming, serene views with an easy climb to the top of East Chop Lighthouse, open Sundays June through September for sunsets (fee applies). Group visits and private parties can be booked.
Although just about the size of a football field, Inkwell Beach offers many things to do including an early morning swim club, open air yoga sessions, swimming, kayaking, jet skiing, and wind surfing. The park was originally a black only beach surrounded by many homes built by wealthy African Americans.
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2 Circuit Ave Ext, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557 MoreLess Info
With The Skipper - Fishing Charters & Party Boat, visitors can fish for sea bass, grup, and more in Vineyard Sound. The charter provides the rod and reel, bait, and bags for the fishing excursion.