Event

Talk: Bombs & Blackouts

  • Multiple Days: 09/06/2017, 09/13/2017, 09/20/2017, 09/27/2017, 10/04/2017 Location: Marconi Station Site, Time: 2:00 PM Fee Information: Free
    Length:
    Up to 45 minutes.

    Description:
    Ranger Dana Eldridge shares his personal stories of Cape Cod during WWII--the detritus of war washed up on Cape Cod beaches, Coast Guard patrols, target practice, and torpedoed ships--all from the vantage point of the Marconi Site (former Camp Wellfleet).

    Reservations required:
    Reservations required no more than 7 days in advance. Callthe Salt Pond Visitor Center at 508-255-3421 to make reservations.

    Location:
    Meet on the observation deck at the Marconi Station Site, 195 Marconi Station Site Road, Wellfleet. 

    Directions:
    From Truro or Provincetown, head south on Route 6 toward Wellfleet. Take a left on Marconi Station Site Road and follow to the parking lot at the end. From Eastham, head north on Route 6 toward Wellfleet. Take a right on Marconi Station Site Road and follow to the parking lot at the end.