Tour the Captain Penniman House on April 17th, April 20th

Reservations are required to tour this historic gem
The Captain Penniman House in Eastham will hold two "reservations only" tours on April 17th and 20th. (Photo courtesy of CCNS)

A tour of the Captain Edward Penniman House in Eastham is a journey back in time. Penniman was a successful whaling captain who built an ornate home at Fort Hill in 1868. Hear stories of his travels and examine the lifestyle, hardships, and adventures of a whaling family. During National Park Week, there will be two opportunities to tour the house: Monday, April 17 and Thursday, April 20 at 11 am.

This program is by reservation only. Call the Salt Pond Visitor Center, 508-255-3421 extension 0 to sign up. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on