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Guidebook for Marion

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Guidebook for Marion

Food Scene
Great food, music, and bar!
10
locals recommend
Brew Fish Bar & Eatery
210 Spring Street
10
locals recommend
Great food, music, and bar!
Locally owned and a great spot to read, work, or hang out.
8
locals recommend
Uncle Jon's Coffee
350 Front Street
8
locals recommend
Locally owned and a great spot to read, work, or hang out.
Local pizza.
Santoros Pizza & More
434 Wareham Road
Local pizza.
We're in Massachusetts; there must be a DD somewhere nearby!
Dunkin'
450 Wareham Road
We're in Massachusetts; there must be a DD somewhere nearby!
This restaurant and another half a dozen are situated along the water in Plymouth, MA.
23
locals recommend
East Bay Grille
173 Water Street
23
locals recommend
This restaurant and another half a dozen are situated along the water in Plymouth, MA.
Great soft serve ice cream and fried food.
7
locals recommend
Kool-Kone
374 Marion Road
7
locals recommend
Great soft serve ice cream and fried food.
Great hard ice cream and food.
9
locals recommend
Oxford Creamery
98 County Road
9
locals recommend
Great hard ice cream and food.
BEST seafood restaurant around!
13
locals recommend
Turk's Seafood Market & Sushi
83 Marion Road
13
locals recommend
BEST seafood restaurant around!
Local bar and restaurant. American-style food.
10
locals recommend
Gateway Tavern
371 Marion Road
10
locals recommend
Local bar and restaurant. American-style food.
Great pizza place.
Nick's Homemade Pizza House
27 County St
Great pizza place.
Actually renamed "The Inn at Shipyard Park," it is the oldest continually operating restaurant and inn in the country.
The Kinsale Inn
13 Water Street
Actually renamed "The Inn at Shipyard Park," it is the oldest continually operating restaurant and inn in the country.
Essentials
Cheapest fuel around and good for quick items.
Cumberland Farms
413 Wareham Road
Cheapest fuel around and good for quick items.
Two of two good grocery stores in this area.
Super Stop & Shop
221 Huttleston Avenue
Two of two good grocery stores in this area.
One of two good grocery stores in the area.
Shaw's
127 Marion Road
One of two good grocery stores in the area.
All locally grown and raised food and products.
How On Earth Store
62 Marion Road
All locally grown and raised food and products.
Entertainment & Activities
Local town park with miles of trails through woods, fields, and cranberry bogs. Entrance is right across from our property. Great for running!
Washburn Park Place
Local town park with miles of trails through woods, fields, and cranberry bogs. Entrance is right across from our property. Great for running!
Wonderful school (Kate is a an alumna).
Tabor Academy
232 Front Street
Wonderful school (Kate is a an alumna).
Fun, local waterpark. Nothing fancy, instead, more of an experience of yesteryear!
11
locals recommend
Water Wizz of Cape Cod
3031 Cranberry Highway
11
locals recommend
Fun, local waterpark. Nothing fancy, instead, more of an experience of yesteryear!
Beautiful Beaches
West Island
Beautiful Beaches
Massive State Park only 7-8 miles away. Excellent trails.
8
locals recommend
Myles Standish State Forest
194 Cranberry Road
8
locals recommend
Massive State Park only 7-8 miles away. Excellent trails.
If you're up for the drive, this is a fabulous beach!
16
locals recommend
Duxbury Beach
16
locals recommend
If you're up for the drive, this is a fabulous beach!
Zoo!
9
locals recommend
Buttonwood Park Zoo
425 Hawthorn Street
9
locals recommend
Zoo!
Sightseeing
Hosts several national regattas every year.
Beverly Yacht Club
99 Water Street
Hosts several national regattas every year.
Best whaling museum in the country. Fabulous exhibits.
33
locals recommend
New Bedford Whaling Museum
18 Johnny Cake Hill
33
locals recommend
Best whaling museum in the country. Fabulous exhibits.
Cool feat of engineering!
40
locals recommend
Cape Cod Canal
40
locals recommend
Cool feat of engineering!
Featured in Herman Melville's "Moby Dick."
Seamen's Bethel
15 Johnny Cake Hill
Featured in Herman Melville's "Moby Dick."
Cool fort constructed during the American Civil War.
Fort Taber Park
1000C South Rodney French Boulevard
Cool fort constructed during the American Civil War.
Where Robert Ballard left from on his voyage to find the Titanic.
12
locals recommend
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
86 Water Street
12
locals recommend
Where Robert Ballard left from on his voyage to find the Titanic.
Adorable lighthouse and surrounding park area.
7
locals recommend
Neds Point Lighthouse
50 Ned's Point Road
7
locals recommend
Adorable lighthouse and surrounding park area.
Scenic bay views, hiking & a half-mile swimming beach draw locals & visitors to this historic park.
13
locals recommend
Fort Phoenix State Reservation
Green Street
13
locals recommend
Scenic bay views, hiking & a half-mile swimming beach draw locals & visitors to this historic park.
Saltwater beach spanning 1,800 ft. with shallow water, a picnic area, fishing & bird-watching.
Demarest Lloyd State Park
115 Barneys Joy Road
Saltwater beach spanning 1,800 ft. with shallow water, a picnic area, fishing & bird-watching.
The home of the infamous Lizzy Borden who was accused of murdering her father and stepmother with an ax on Aug. 4th, 1892. 50 minute tours happen on the hour.
6
locals recommend
Lizzie Borden Bed and Breakfast Museum
230 2nd Street
6
locals recommend
The home of the infamous Lizzy Borden who was accused of murdering her father and stepmother with an ax on Aug. 4th, 1892. 50 minute tours happen on the hour.
Home of the USS Massachusetts and other vessels.
10
locals recommend
Battleship Cove and Maritime Museum
5 Water Street
10
locals recommend
Home of the USS Massachusetts and other vessels.
Shopping
Wonderful, local flower shop.
Always In Bloom
454 Wareham Rd
Wonderful, local flower shop.
Target, LL Bean Outlet, T.J.Maxx and other shops.
Wareham Crossing
Target, LL Bean Outlet, T.J.Maxx and other shops.
Wouldn't be the USA without a Walmart nearby!
Walmart
42 Fairhaven Commons Way
Wouldn't be the USA without a Walmart nearby!
Large Mall.
Kingston Collection
101 Kingston Collection Way
Large Mall.
Wonderful antique store!
Marion Antique Shop
335 Wareham Road
Wonderful antique store!
Old world general store with groceries, food, and snacks. Popular with Tabor students.
7
locals recommend
Marion General Store
140 Front Street
7
locals recommend
Old world general store with groceries, food, and snacks. Popular with Tabor students.
Locally owned clothing and gift shop. They carry Vineyard Vines and other New England brands.
Serendipity by the Sea
160 Front St
Locally owned clothing and gift shop. They carry Vineyard Vines and other New England brands.
Locally owned cafe and gift shop just north of our property.
The Ansel S. Gurney House
403 County Road
Locally owned cafe and gift shop just north of our property.
Little consignment shop. Really nice, cute clothing and gifts.
My Fair Lady Consignment
3 Wells Road
Little consignment shop. Really nice, cute clothing and gifts.
Locally owned sporting goods and clothing store.
Marion Sports Shop
290 Front Street
Locally owned sporting goods and clothing store.
Freshest seafood market around. The boats literally pull up behind the building and unload. 10% off 55+ on Tuesdays.
Kyler's Catch Seafood Market
2 Washburn Street
Freshest seafood market around. The boats literally pull up behind the building and unload. 10% off 55+ on Tuesdays.
Local liquor store.
Marion Country Package Store
311 Wareham Road
Local liquor store.
AMAZING 20th century vintage clothing store. So much fun!
Circa Vintage Wear
204 Court Street
AMAZING 20th century vintage clothing store. So much fun!
Everything Else
Lovely, 9 hole golf course, open to the public.
Marion Golf Club
10 South Dr
Lovely, 9 hole golf course, open to the public.
Private club, popular with weddings.
THE KITTANSETT CLUB
11 Point Road
Private club, popular with weddings.
Ferry to the Islands.
12
locals recommend
Seastreak Ferry Terminal at New Bedford
49 State Pier
12
locals recommend
Ferry to the Islands.
Mass Maritime
Mass Maritime Marine
22 Brewster Road
Mass Maritime
UMASS Dartmouth Campus
UMass Dartmouth
UMASS Dartmouth Campus
Commuter Rail station into Boston. Train goes to South Station. Only $4 to park your car and about $12 into the city.
Middleboro/Lakeville
Commercial Drive
Commuter Rail station into Boston. Train goes to South Station. Only $4 to park your car and about $12 into the city.