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I live locally and am affected by the Canal in my daily life. We live in a micro climate caused by the canal, we cross it constantly to get to the "mainland", we walk it's borders and fish it's waters. However, you really don't "know"...More
You get a welcome feeling as you enter.
You can board a full sized tug boat that is inside the building.
Displays and info about the Canal readily available.
They also have a small gift shop.
Friendly staff. Enjoy!
Operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Cape Cod Canal Visitor Center offers excellent insight into the man-made channel’s origins.
The center’s impressively well-designed interactive exhibits entertain young & older kids.
They can get inside & Captain a retired 45-foot canal patrol boat "Renier."...More
I've been visiting the Cape my whole life and now as an adult with my own kids. On a rainy day we visited the Canal visitor center and spent a good hour there! Kids were well entertained with a scavenger hunt and the various activities...More
We called into the center at the start of our visit to Cape Cod, and looking at the photos on the walls and watching the film in the theater really brought our visit to life.
We took a walk along the canal itself, it is...More