Fantastic Historic Sightseeing on Martha’s Vineyard

Get Out in the Open to Enjoy the Historic Sights of Martha’s Vineyard

Edgartown is located on the eastern end of Martha’s Vineyard was established in 1671, making it the oldest settlement on the island – older than the United States itself. This town has unique, historic architecture from the original homes of whaling captains who settled there, which have now been converted into restaurants, cafes, hotels and more.

Why Edgartown Makes the Perfect Vacation Idea:

  • Oldest settlement on the island of Martha’s Vineyard
  • Historic architecture makes you feel like you went back in time
  • Wide open, wind sweeping beaches
  • The freshest seafood imaginable

Things to Do While Sightseeing in Edgartown:

  • Get a snack at the Katama Airfield
  • Take a Bi-plane ride at Katama Airfield
  • Visit the family friendly Farm Institute
  • Ride on the Chappy Ferry
  • Check out the Edgartown Lighthouse
  • Enjoy the local culture at the Carnegie Heritage Center
  • Find your peace at the Mytoi Gardens or the Wasque Wildlife Sanctuary

Come visit Edgartown during your bus tour of Martha’s Vineyard or come back around once your historic tour is complete. With plenty of unique date ideas, Edgartown has the charm and history to make it the perfect vacation idea for any history loving family or couple.