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Top Things to Do Near Falmouth, MA
If you're visiting our Camp-Resort this season, you'll probably need a few suggestions for things to do outside of our Massachusetts campground! With all that we have to offer, you won't need to leave our New England campground unless you're itching to explore the surrounding area! Falmouth and neighboring towns have plenty of options for family-friendly things to do. Here is a mix of 10 things to do near Falmouth to keep in mind for your next stay with us!

Family-Friendly Attractions:

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Cape Cod Children's Museum

When it comes to family-friendly things to do in Falmouth, Cape Cod Children's Museum is one of the best options. The museum has both indoor and outdoor activities for kids that encourage learning, but also having fun! Summer hours are Mon - Fri 9AM-3PM, Sat 10AM - 3PM, and it is closed on Sunday. Admission is $15/person, and members enter FREE! What are you waiting for? Get your tickets today and spend a fun day at the museum in Falmouth.

Woods Hole Science Aquarium

While you are enjoying our campground near Falmouth, make sure to stop by the Woods Hole Science Aquarium. This local aquarium displays species of marina animals found in Northeast and Mid-Atlantic US waters.The outdoor seal enclosure and indoor aquarium are open Tue - Sat 11AM - 4PM. The best part is admission is free!
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Woods Hole Historical Museum

There is a whole lot of history in Falmouth! Check our the Woods Hole Historical Museum and explore their exhibits and diverse programs. The museum includes a campus of several buildings housing the exhibits, a workshop, and archival space as well as an active publisher of works of local and historical interest. The galleries are open to the public from June - October. 

Top Local Restaurants:

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The Quarterdeck Restaurant

There are so many things to do in Falmouth but there are also amazing places to eat! Check out the Quarterdeck Restaurant - this location specializes in the freshest local seafood as well as offering steak and other popular lunch and dinner choices. They are open Mon - Sun from 11:30AM - 9PM.
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Simply Divine Pizza

Feeling some good pizza? Check out this local pizza restaurant only a short distance from our campground near Falmouth. Simply Divine offers hand tossed, stone-fired pizza in a Neapolitan tradition. They also have gourmet salads, sandwiches, pasta and daily entrée specials. Check out their full menu, and choose to sit in or order take out!
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Añejo Mexican Bistro & Tequila Bar

Visit the Añejo Mexican Bistro and Tequila Bar for some yummy food and drinks. This restaurant has a beautifully designed dining room as well as a relaxing terrace area. From Tacos and Quesadillas to Enchiladas, we are sure you will find something you will love on their menu. They are open from Mon - Sat at 11:30AM and offer Sunday Brunch at 10:30AM.
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Water Street Kitchen

Our final option on restaurants to try in Falmouth is the Water Street Kitchen. Their seasonal ingredients inspire a menu that is fresh, made from scratch, full of global inspiration, and yet will remind you of the best home-cooked suppers. They are open Wed - Sun starting at 5PM. Take a look at their menu, we are sure you will love it!

Best Nearby Activities:

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Menauhant beach

One of our favorite things about being a campground near Falmouth is the access to their best beaches. Menauhant Beach is the perfect place to spend the day in the water, sun bathing, building sand castles, and even bringing a picnic!

Martha's Vineyard

Nothing screams summer more than a relaxing trip to a little island why camping near Falmouth! Luckily for us, Martha's Vineyard fits the bill! Martha's Vineyard is a small, isolated island located off of Falmouth. Take a day trip and enjoy the island's rich history, vintage charm and high end shopping markets. If you would like to spend the day there, check out our guide on activities and restaurants at Martha's Vineyard! 

Highfield Hall & Gardens

Last on our list of things to do in Falmouth, is the Highfield Hall and Gardens. This is not your typical historical estate, it is within glorious old walls, filled with vibrant restored gardens, peaceful walking trails and conservation land. Their summer hours are Tue - Fri from 10AM - 4PM and Sat & Sun from 10AM - 2PM. Plus, they even have special events just for kids!
Hopefully you're able to add a couple of these stops to your itinerary next time you stay with us! Our Camp-Resort is the perfect homebase if you're traveling to Massachusetts and interested in Falmouth camping. While there is plenty to do at our Camp-Resort, we hope you can venture out to Falmouth and other nearby towns to see some of our local favorites!