West Yarmouth, Massachusetts: Whydah Pirate Museum

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674 MA-28, West Yarmouth, MA
East edge of town, on the north side of Hwy 28/Main St. When you see the Martin the Bear statue, turn left. If you cross the little bridge across Parkers River driving east you've gone too far.
Summer Tu-Su 10-5; off-season Sa-Su 11-4. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $15.
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Whydah Pirate Museum.

Whydah Pirate Museum

Displays booty salvaged from the pirate ship Whydah, which sank off Cape Cod in 1717. Has an indoor ship replica and a working salvage lab. A couple of pirate statues posture outside as photo-ops.

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Whydah Pirate Museum.

Pirate Ship Museum

Looks like it would be an amazing place to visit. However, it's closed due to COVID-19 at the moment. I hope they open again soon.

[Brian From Rockland County NY, 07/24/2020]

Good news: the museum is back open with safety procedures in place. "Masks are required for the safety of fellow pirates."

Nearby Offbeat Places

Tommy the ElephantTommy the Elephant, West Yarmouth, MA - < 1 mi.
Martin the BearMartin the Bear, South Yarmouth, MA - < 1 mi.
Cape Cod Duckmobiles, Fake LighthouseCape Cod Duckmobiles, Fake Lighthouse, Hyannis, MA - 3 mi.
In the region:
Fork in the Road, Westport, MA - 47 mi.

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