There 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.
|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|
|Cape Cod Conservatory of Music & Arts||Route 132||508-362-2772||Barnstable||No Description Available|