Mattapoisett is a charming town along the southern coast Massachusetts with a large harbor on Buzzards Bay. Its name is thought to come from the Wampanoag native word for "resting place". It is now a classic small coastal town.
Mattapoisett is on Interstate 195.
- Mattapoisett Historical Museum, 5 Church St, ☏ .
- 1 Ned's Point Lighthouse, ✉ firstname.lastname@example.org. Veteran's Memorial Park, This 39 foot stone lighthouse is at a great picnic spot overlooking the harbor. Tours available on summer Thursdays.
- Summer Concerts at Shipyard Park.
- Nasketucket State Park, ☏ . Brandt Beach Road. Hike over 200 acres of woods, fields and rocky shoreline.
- The Inn at Shipyard Park, 13 Water St (across from Town Wharf), ☏ . Year round. Built in 1799 this is the oldest seaside inn in the country.
- Turks Market, 83 Marion Rd, ☏ . Family place, good fried food. Cash only.
- Mattapoisett Chowder House & Tavern, 79 Fairhaven Road, ☏ .
- 1 Mattapoisett Inn, 23 Water St (across from Town Wharf), ☏ , ✉ email@example.com. Check-in: 3–6PM preferred, check-out: 11AM. $130–280.
- Kinsale Inn, 13 Water St, ☏ .
|Routes through Mattapoisett|
|New Bedford ← Fairhaven ←||W E||→ Marion → Wareham|
|New Bedford ← Fairhaven ←||W E||→ Marion → Provincetown|