Wareham, situated at the head of Buzzards Bay, offers an exceptional location within easy traveling distance to the Boston and Providence metropolitan areas. Boston is about one hour away and Providence is about 45 minutes away. All of the tourist amenities of the Cape Cod area are available in Wareham.

The town has over 54 miles of coastline enhanced by beaches, estuaries, rivers, and ponds, that create a subtle contrast to a vibrant, growing community. The town’s quality of life offers an excellent home for industry, but particularly a spectacular home for residents. From its early beginnings of farming and shipbuilding in the 1700’s, Wareham has evolved a diversified industrial and commercial economy with ample human and natural resources to support continued growth. Wareham offers a distinctive social and economic mix from stately tech industry to traditional boat building.



Wareham Police Department
2515 Cranberry Highway
Wareham, MA 02571
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergency: (508) 295-1212
Wareham Fire Department
273 Main St.
Wareham, MA 02571
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergency: (508)295-2973


Tobey Memorial Hospital
(508) 295-0880

Tourism Office:

Wareham Recreation Dept.
Town Hall/Multi-Service Center
54 Marion Road
Wareham MA 02571

Parks & Beaches:

Besse Park
Lower Main St.
Wareham, MA 02571
Onset Beach
Onset Ave.
East Wareham, MA 02538


Wareham High School
7 Viking Dr.
Wareham, MA 02571
(508) 291-3510
Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical High School
220 Sandwich Road
Bourne, MA 02532


Bonanza/Peter Pan Bus Lines
Mill Pond Diner
2571 Cranberry Highway
(800) 237-8747
Greater Attleboro Taunton Regional Transit Authority
10 Oak Street, Second Floor
Taunton, MA 02780


Wareham Free Library
59 Marion Rd.
Wareham, MA 02571
(508) 295-2343

Partners Village Store


Head Town Landing Country Store


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