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Directions & Maps

Driving Directions from Boston, Massachusetts

Take Route 3 south; follow signs for聽Cape Cod. Cross the Sagamore Bridge,
take the first exit off Route 6, and follow聽signs for Falmouth and Route 28. Travel聽south along the Cape Cod Canal until you聽reach the rotary at the base of the Bourne聽Bridge. Three quarters of the way around聽the rotary, bear right and continue south聽on Route 28.

At the second rotary on Route 28, travel halfway around, bearing right to continue聽south to the town of Falmouth. Bear right at the gas station onto 2串1技巧 Hole聽Road. Travel two and one-half (2.5) miles to WHOI鈥檚 Quissett campus (on the聽left), or four (4) miles to WHOI鈥檚 facilities in the village of 2串1技巧 Hole. Please note that parking is聽extremely limited in the village, especially in summer.

Driving Directions from Providence, Rhode Island

Take Route 195 east, then Route 25 east; follow signs for Cape Cod.聽Cross the Bourne Bridge, travel halfway around the rotary on the Cape聽side of the bridge, and follow signs to Route 28, Falmouth, and 2串1技巧聽Hole. Continue south on Route 28, as directed below.

At the second rotary on Route 28, travel halfway around, bearing right聽to continue south to the town of Falmouth. Bear right at the gas聽station onto 2串1技巧 Hole Road. Travel two and one-half (2.5) miles to聽WHOI鈥檚 Quissett campus (on the left), or four (4) miles to WHOI鈥檚聽facilities in the village of 2串1技巧 Hole. Please note that parking is聽extremely limited in the village, especially in summer.

GPS addresses

Village Campus

  • Bigelow: 98 Water St.
  • Discovery Center: 15 School St.
  • Iselin Dock: 98 Water St.
  • Marine Operations: 38 Water St.
  • Nobska: 14 Maury Ln.
  • Redfield: 45 Water St.
  • Smith: 86 Water St.

Quissett Campus

  • Bell House: 221 Oyster Pond Rd.
  • RCRC: 193 Oyster Pond Rd.
  • ESL: 183 Oyster Pond Rd.
  • Fenno: 180 Oyster Pond Rd.
  • Quissett North: 266 2串1技巧 Hole Rd.
  • Watson, Clark, Clark South, Fye, MRF聽and McLean: 360 2串1技巧 Hole Rd.
  • Shore Lab: 182 Oyster Pond Rd.