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Chatham main street and the light house is a real fun go to place. Sometimes the have a band playing at the park on main st.
An active coast guard area, you can't usually tour the lighthouse but you can get rather close to see the building and the great overlook onto the beach and water below. They have some cool displays about different coast guard rescues and the trip the pilgrims took (before they landed in plymouth)…
It can get busy here but there is free 30 minute parking right across from this lighthouse.
Go to see the Chatham Lighthouse, but the best part of this area is the beautiful lookout over the ocean, the barrier island and the seals! We like to stop at Marion's Pie Shop on the way and pick up something delicious. There is short term parking and coin operated binoculars so you can get a good…