- 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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98% 46 votes
Sandwich and Water Streets, Plymouth, MA MoreLess Info
Get a history lesson at Jabez Howland House. This historic landmark was built in 1667 and purchased by the son of Mayflower passengers. The museum, decorated in period furnishings, is open Memorial Day through Columbus Day. Tours are available.
91% 232 votes
Plymouth, MA MoreLess Info
A local historic cemetery, Burial Hill is believed to be one of the oldest burial sites in the country with many graves dating as far back as 17th-century. It is situated on the top of a hill an provides sweeping views of the harbor and the Plymouth Beach.
97% 379 votes
48 Summer Street, Plymouth, MA 02360 MoreLess Info
Jenney House Museum, which operated as the Jenney Grist Mill before, functions as a mueseum and features a wide range of exhibits about the history of John Lenney who set up the mill in 1636, as well as a variety of other historical artifacts.
95% 39 votes
Lambert's Cove Rd., West Tisbury, MA MoreLess Info
Beachgoers of all ages would enjoy a visit to Lambert's Cove Beach. Take a quiet stroll while listening to the calming waters, or build sandcastles for a memorable family day.
49% 1431 votes
Plymouth, MA MoreLess Info
Plymouth Rock marks the site where the passengers of Mayflower, who later founded Plymouth Colony, first touched the land of the New World. The rock itself, with the date 1620 etched on it, is surrounded by protective pillars and available for public viewing.
81% 88 votes
72 Water Street, Plymouth, MA 02360 MoreLess Info
Led by paranormal investigators, Dead of Night Ghost Tours offers a variety of tours focused on Plymouth's history and lore. Tours include a daytime historic tour, a lantern-lit ghost tour, and a scavenger hunt tour.
85% 55 votes
Winslow and North Street, Plymouth, MA MoreLess Info
The Mayflower Society House & Library is located just around the corner from Plymouth Rock in a historic dwelling from the 18th century. It features a small museum dedicated to the pilgrims and serves as the headquarters for the General Society of Mayflower Descendants.
98% 41 votes
Water Street, Plymouth, MA 02360 MoreLess Info
Native American guides lead a walking tour through the historical Plymouth Rock landmarks in Native Plymouth Tours. During the trip, the guide narrates the native history of the original Thanksgiving.
76% 38 votes
Downtown off Main Street at Summer Street, Plymouth, MA 02361 MoreLess Info
Colonial Lantern Tours - Private Tours is an excursion company that uses professional guides who have knowledge about the historical and cultural aspects of Plymouth. The company has a 'Ghosts & Legends' tour and a 'Thanksgiving' trip.
86% 7 votes
Long Nook Road, Truro, MA 02666 MoreLess Info
A long and isolated beach, Longnook Beach is popular among families. The beach is backed by high dunes, and offers waves that are typically gentle yet choppy enough for boogie boarding.