Museums & Tours
African American Heritage Trail of M.V. By appointment. $60/half-day tour of Oak Bluffs & Edgartown; $50/1.5-hour tour of Oak Bluffs. 508-693-4361; 889-1974.
African American History Tour By appointment. 12 historical sites, 90 minutes. $25; $10 child under 12. 508-693-8714.
Aquinnah Cultural Center Vanderhoop Homestead, Aquinnah Cliffs. Wed., Fri., Sat., 11 am–4 pm. 508-645-7900; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Edgartown Lighthouse 121 North Water St., Edgartown. mvmuseum.org; 508-627-4441.
Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Rd., Edgartown. Daily. Programs; Discovery Room. $4; $3 child/senior; free for Mass Audubon members. 508-627-4850.
The FARM Institute Katama, Edgartown. Tours; meat & produce available at farm stand. 508-627-7007; farminstitute.org.
Gay Head Lighthouse Aquinnah. mvmuseum.org; 508-627-4441 ext. 123.
Ghosts, Gossip & Downright Scandal Walking Tours Entertaining look at Island history. For more information: 508-627-861; vineyardhistorytours.info.
Island Alpaca Co. 1 Head of the Pond Rd., Oak Bluffs. Daily, 10 am–5 pm, or by appointment. Self-guided tour; farm store. Refreshments. $5. 508-693-5554.
Martha’s Vineyard Camp Meeting Association Cottage Museum and Gift Shop, 1 Trinity Park, Oak Bluffs. 508-693-4584; 508-677-7184.
Martha’s Vineyard Museum Cooke and School sts., Edgartown. New exhibits, 1730’s Cooke Family Period House, original Gay Head lighthouse lens, kids’ programming, lecture series, more. $6; $5 seniors; $4 child; free members/children under 6. 508-627-4441; mvmuseum.org.
Martha’s Vineyard Preservation Trust Buildings Edgartown: Vincent House (1672); Dr. Daniel Fisher house (1840); and the Old Whaling Church (1842). Tours: $10; child under 12 free. By appointment. 508-627-8720.
Martha's Vineyard Tours and Excursions 1, 2, 3, or 4 hour tours. 508-654-0381.
Native Earth Teaching Farm 94 North Rd., Chilmark. Wed., 10 am–12 noon. Call for farm visits, family picnics, campfires, parent/child spinning & knitting. 508-645-3304; nativeearthteachingfarm.org.
Polly Hill Arboretum 795 State Rd., West Tisbury. Grounds are open daily from sunrise to sunset. Tours by appointment. $5 suggested donation; members and children under 12 are free. No dogs.
Vineyard Ghosts Walking Tours For more information and reservations: 774-563-0762; 508-627-9445.