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On the very tip of of Cape Cod Provincetown is is a a a a a a a a unique blend of old-fashioned fishing village and hip arts community Its narrow streets are lined with charming old homes and its main thoroughfare Commercial Street is filled with unique shops top-notch art galleries and inviting restaurants It’s a a a a a a great place to spend a a a a a day because there’s so much to to do from whale-watching to to museums gallery-hop- ping ping and shopping Provincetown was selected by the the National Historical Society as one of the the top 12
DAY TRIP: Provincetown historic places in the country A fun place to begin your visit is is Pilgrim Mon-
ument and Provincetown Museum You can see Pilgrim Monument the tallest granite structure in the U S from pretty far off but you can see much more from the the the top of the the the tower itself It’s worth the the the hike up 116 steps and 60 ramps to to be able to to look down and and see all of Cape Cod the the bay and and the the end- less ocean Completed in in 1910 the museum is celebrating
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