Local Interest


West Falmouth Places of Interest

  • Arts Falmouth Calendar
    Follow the arts and cultural events happening in and around Falmouth. There’s something for everyone.
  • Shining Sea Bikeway
    Walk or cycle along this scenic 11-mile path stretching from North Falmouth to Woods Hole.

  • West Falmouth Village Association
    Keep in touch with the local happenings and concerns of West Falmouth Village.

  • West Falmouth Market 623 Rte. 28A – 508-548-1139
    Deli and market.

  • Village Cafe and Eulinda’s Ice Cream – 634 Rte. 28A
    Seasonal tasty treats.

  • Dana’s Kitchen 881 Palmer Ave., 508-540-7900
    Serving breakfast and lunch year round.

  • West Falmouth Post Office 410 West Falmouth Hwy., 508-457-9012.

  • Quaker Meeting House
    Learn the history and the news relating to the West Falmouth Friends’ Community.

  • Chapaquoit Grill
    Open year round.

  • West Falmouth Weather Forecast
    Plan your day accordingly with up to the minute weather forecasts for West Falmouth.

  • Chapman, Cole and Gleason and Funeral Home – 584 West Falmouth Highway, 508-540-4172
    Our kind neighbors across the street.

  • Marine Biological Lab
    If it’s alive, the world renowned scientists at MBL are probably studying it. Sign up with MBL to take a tour of their facilities.

  • National Marine Fisheries Service
    If you are visiting Woods Hole in the summer, be sure to stop by the free Woods Hole Science Aquarium at 166 Water St. It’s a local favorite.

  • Wood’s Hole Oceanographic Institution– WHOI scientists travel to the depths of the oceans near and far, learning about the mysteries of the sea. Tours are available during summer months – check the WHOI website for times and availability.

  • Falmouth Chamber of Commerce
    For an overview of Falmouth and its villages, visit the Chamber’s website offering info regarding rentals, restaurants, businesses and more.

  • Falmouth Historical Society
    The story of the town of Falmouth is on display at the Museums on the Green. Check out their recently opened Education Center, which offers lectures and special programming.

  • College Light Opera Company
    How lucky we are to have these talented students visit West Falmouth every summer. You are in for a treat. The Highfield Theatre is located on Highfield Drive in Falmouth.