Barnstable Information


Visit Cape CodThere are seven villages within the boundaries of the town of Barnstable.  Each are unique, historically significant, and culturally diverse. Centerville is located on the south side, mainly a residential area which includes some of the Best Beaches in Cape Cod, and the Christian Camp Meeting Association. Osterville is situated on the southern edge, primarily residential and includes harbors, inlets for boating and fishing, and a charming village center with charming shops. Hyannis is the commercial/central business district which includes several shopping malls and numerous town offices. Hyannis is also a fishing village and its harbors offer steamship access to Nantucket and Martha’s Island.

Marston Mills is located off Route 28.  It is residential, very wooded with many ponds, and close to popular Craigville Beach.  Cotuit is the village located on the southern edge of Cape and specifically used for residential purposes. It is home to numerous small public beaches. West Barnstable is situated on the northern side, residential and thinly populated.  Barnstable is on the northern edge and houses County Complex, with numerous working harbors, small beaches, and nature trails.

Barnstable Information – Best Public Beaches in Barnstable

Southeastern Massachusetts is located in the position which can be best described as the biceps of the Cape Cod arm. Surrounded by Cape Cod Bay on the northern edge, Nantucket south, Mashpee and Sandwich west, and Yarmouth east. Located 53 miles east of Fall River, 69 miles from southeast Boston, and 250 miles from New York City. Town Hall is located at 367 Main Street, Hyannis, and the telephone number is 508-862-4600.

Name Address Telephone Town/Village Description
West Barnstable Tables 2454 Meetinghouse Way  508-362-2676 Barnstable No Description Available
Pandora Concept Store Cape Cod Mall 508-771-2700 Hyannis All the latest From Pandora
Artisan's Guild of Cape Cod 25 Field Stone Road (508) 737-2994 Barnstable  
Artistic Framers & Gallery 812 Main St. 508-428-8802 Osterville No Description Available
Birdsey on the Cape 12 Wianno Ave. 508-428-4969 Osterville No Description Available
Black Whale Gallery 349-B Main Street (508) 771-8600 Hyannis Local artisans specializing in custom scrimshaw by artist Nancy Lyon; Nantucket baskets by Janet Card and Larry Brewster (who is a member of the Nantucket Basket Makers Association); Nautical photography by Roberta Anslow and Amy Addison; Pottery; Cast pewter; Jewelry; and Custom stained glass by Chris Pearson. Art classes for children and adults held in the winter monthsby Massachusetts certified art teachers
Breakdown Lane 397 Main Street (508) 292-2221 Hyannis Locally-renowned artist who specializes in custom paintings, portrait photos and refinished furniture.
CA Gallery 645 Main St. 508-771-1701 Hyannis  
Cahoon Museum of American Art 4676 Falmouth Rd. (Rte. 28) 508-428-7581 Cotuit No Description Available
Cape Cod Art Association 3480 Rt. 6A 508-362-2909 Barnstable No Description Available
[caption id="attachment_3989" align="alignleft" width="250"]The Anchor Inn, Hyannis Cape Cod Waterfront Lodging[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2210" align="alignleft" width="442"]The Anchor In Hyannis Harbor Lodging[/caption]
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