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Wellfleet Historical Society Museum, Wellfleet

266 Main Street
Wellfleet , Massachusetts
Tel: 508 349 9157's insider take:

The Wellfleet Historical Society Museum reflects the long reach of this small town. On display are memorabilia related to the first transatlantic wireless broadcast as well as exhibits on Wellfleet native Lorenzo Baker (who in 1870 imported bananas for the first time) and prominent residents Luther Crowell (inventor of the square-bottom paper bag) and Sarah Atwood (one of the country's first female lighthouse keepers).

Open Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays 1 to 4 pm, Tuesdays and Fridays 10 am to 4 pm, late June through early September.

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