Edgartown was founded in 1642, and was the first colonial settlement on the island. By the mid 1800s the town was ranked per ... More
Edgartown was founded in 1642, and was the first colonial settlement on the island. By the mid 1800s the town was ranked per capita as one of the wealthiest communities in the country. During that time, whaling and merchant captains built the beautiful Greek Revival homes that can still be found all over town. Edgartown continues to maintain its elegance with many luxurious inns, shops and restaurants. It is also a beautiful island town with several beaches and wildlife preserves nearby.
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Since 1884, islanders have enjoyed the beauty of this magnificent carousel. Built by Charles W.F. Dare, it is the nation's
oldest platform carousel still in operation. Acquired by the Preservation Trust in 1986, the carousel is a National Historic ...
In this fishing town, as in centuries past, fishermen and lobstermen return from a long journey at sea to unload
their catch. The harbor, as well as other island spots, was used in the movie, Jaws. The town is ...
The Ocean Park is not much to write home about by itself, as it's treeless and has only the usual
seats and a gazebo to grab a bite at. However a fabulous setting by the ocean offers joggers panoramic ...