Aptucxet Trading Post Museum

24 Aptucxet Rd.
Bourne, MA 02532- Map It
Phone: (508) 759-8167

AAA Editor Notes

Aptucxet Trading Post Museum is at 24 Aptucxet Rd. The museum is a replica of the trading post built on this site in 1627, perhaps the first such establishment on the continent. Exhibits include 17th-century furnishings and Pilgrim, Dutch and Native American relics. President Grover Cleveland's private railroad station; the Jefferson Windmill, named for actor Joseph Jefferson; saltworks; and an herb garden are on the grounds. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted.
$6; $5 (ages 61+); $4 (ages 6-18); $12 (family).
Hours: Guided tours are given Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-3, Memorial Day weekend-Columbus Day.