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
John F Kennedy Museum Main Street 508-790-3077 Hyannis The John F. Kennedy Museum is a multimedia exhibit designed to open a window on the days JFK spent on Cape Cod; days relaxing with family, days playing football with PT109 buddies, days spent sailing on the ocean to which he was drawn.
Just Africa Gallery of Hyannis 364 Main St. 508-775-0448 Hyannis No Description Available
Karen Fitzgerald (by appointment)   508-428-3863 Cotuit No Description Available
Kennedy Gallery 1611 Main St. 508-362-6234 Barnstable No Description Available
Kennedy Studios 574 Main St. 508-775-9604 Hyannis Updated in 2005, this site contains images of hundreds of recent and previously unavailable watercolors by Robert E. Kennedy, and includes many new paintings completed in 2003-2005. Bob’s subjects range from Maine to the Caribbean
Loretta Feeney 686 Phinneys Ln. 508-775-9382 Centerville No Description Available
Marjon Print and Frame 51 Barnstable Rd. 508-775-1554 Hyannis No Description Available
Marjorie A. Keary (by appointment) 26 Packet Landing Way 508-362-3934 Barnstable No Description Available
Marsan Art Gallery & Custom Framing 390 Route 149 508-420-5174 Marstons Mills No Description Available
Oak and Ivory 1112 Main St.  508-428-9425 Osterville 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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