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Mashpee Wampanoag Indian Museum

Snake Pond Road, Main Street or Route 130, Mashpee, MA 02649
+1 508-477-0208
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SMALL MUSEUM WELL WORTH THE TRIP

Visited the Mashpee Wampanoag Indian Museum and found it extremely interesting. The young woman... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kitty63Melbourne
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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Good history review

This is a very small museuam that takes minimal time to visit, but if you like history it is worth... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lori C
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Warren
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LOCATION
Snake Pond Road, Main Street or Route 130, Mashpee, MA 02649
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+1 508-477-0208
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited the Mashpee Wampanoag Indian Museum and found it extremely interesting. The young woman giving the tour was very informative, but most importantly passionate about their history and lifestyle and how they trying to keep their culture alive today. There is an original structure on...More

Thank Kitty63Melbourne
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very small museuam that takes minimal time to visit, but if you like history it is worth the trip. They have an actual wigwam to go in and look around. There was an older Indian woman that gave the short tour and...More

Thank Lori C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful tour on a rainy afternoon. You can take a self guided tour or someone can guide you can tell you some great stories. We took a guided tour, and was really informed. She was super nice and show us around the small museum and...More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The new exhibits are really well done and are very informative. It was interesting to find our and read just how involved the Mashpee Wampanoag were involved within the whaling industry. The Weet8 exhibit was very impressive, it is like going back in time. The...More

1  Thank David02649
Reviewed 21 November 2016

A must for anyone interested in the Indians who helped the Pilgrims survive their first two years and who lived in peace with the Pilgrims for fifty years. Very helpful and informative staff.

1  Thank Robin S
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Our guide Courtney Morningift really knew her history and her father is featured in the Plymouth video we saw at the beginning. Seeing the wall chart of the Wampanoag whalers and what happened to them (often left behind at a port) was a real eye...More

1  Thank everyones-a-critic
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We had planned a trip to Cape Cod and one of our must sees was this museum. The guide was so informative and so passionate of her ancestory it was a privilege to talk with her. I could have stayed all day. If your in...More

1  Thank JayBeeW
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We were delighted to see this small museum. Our 'tour' guide Courtney was knowledgeable, personable and passionate. She was aware of Wampanoag customs, beliefs, crafts history, and current tribal issues and politics. She had interesting stories because as a member of the people, she was...More

1  Thank Jeanne T
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

My expectations were not high when I saw it was a small museum, but what a gem! Not surprisingly, it was all in the story telling. I learned so much about the local tribe and it's history. Our guide was so friendly and engaging. Museum...More

Thank doreikah
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

A small museum with tons of knowledge . we received a very informative tour with plenty of time to ask questions. Very polite, kind, welcoming place!

1  Thank tayLor d
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