Barnstable attractions

Beach in Barnstable

Sandy Neck Beach

The barrier beach at Sandy Neck extends 6.5 miles along Cape Cod Bay, backed the entire way by undulating dunes and a scenic salt marsh. It's a destination for all sorts of recreational activities: brisk summer swim…
Museum in Barnstable

Cahoon Museum of American Art

Contemporary painting and traditional folk art from various eras and cultures across America are highlighted at the Cahoon Museum of American Art. There's also an impressive permanent collection of early American ar…
Beach in Barnstable

Craigville Beach

Looking for a warm-water swim? Craigville, like other south-side beaches, has warmer water than those on the Cape's north side. This mile-long stretch of sand is a great swimming beach that attracts a college crowd.…