MacMillan Wharf, Provincetown

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Visit one of the world's natural deep water harbors at MacMillan Wharf. Stroll along the pier and view boats of all sizes and makes, including cruise ships. The wharf also serves as a transportation hub for visitors to Boston, the National Seashore, and the national marine sanctuary. Several onsite artisan shops offer unique artwork and souvenir handicrafts. Put MacMillan Wharf and other Provincetown attractions into our Provincetown road trip planning app , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • October 2, 2017
    We felt we were immediately absorbed into the blood stream of Provincetown by the hive of activity along the wharf. There was a mixture of tourists, boat owners, taxi drivers and fisherman all minglin...  more »
  • September 30, 2017
    This pier is a mixture of recreational and commercial activity. There are whale-watching trips available, together with ferries and sport-fishing trips. The whole pier is busy with all sorts of activi...  more »
  • September 29, 2017
    a wonderful wharf where whale watch boats depart, the ferry to Boston comes and goes, with charter boats, tiny shops and just a great place to sit, taking in the views.  more »

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