- TripBuzz found 317 things to do with kids in or near Barnstable, Massachusetts, including 296 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hyannis, Oak Bluffs, Brewster and Wellfleet.
- From Hyannis Whale Watchers to Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, the Barnstable area offers 93 different types of family activities, including: Beaches, Boat Tours, Whale Watching Tours and Fishing.
- Located 70 miles south of Boston, Barnstable is a city with a population of over 45,000. While the municipality was first settled and incorporated as a town in 1638 and 1639, respectively, it did not officially become a city until 1989 and is thus popular known as 'the Town of Barnstable.' Former US Presidents Ulysses S. Grant and Grover Cleveland used to spend time in Barnstable.
Headquartered in Barnstable Village, Massachusetts, Hyannis Whale Watchers is a chartered maritime sightseeing contractor that launches day trips from Cape Cod. All excursions take place on a large, stable vessel with two decks of viewing space.
A unique entertainment venue near Cape Cod, Balls to the Wall Paintball is a fun place for families with kids. Providing activities like laser tag, skating and indoor paintball, it is an ideal place to visit in inclement weather.
Accommodating novices and fishermen of all skill levels, Lady J Sport Fishing takes visitors to bay's prime bass fishing locations. The captain provides all the necessary fishing equipment, from custom rods to light tackle.
Noted for its commitment to environmental stewardship and ecological education, Barnstable Harbor Ecotours is a tour firm based in Barnstable, Massachusetts. The company offers a variety of trips for groups and private clients.