• Public Facilities

  • Parking

    The Town of Chatham provides free parking for our residents and visitors at the following locations in town:

    • Colonial Building Parking Lot (behind the colonial Building near the Rotary) off Stage Harbor Road
    • Town Hall (Main Street)
    • Chatham Bars Avenue (next to the Impudent Oyster Restaurant)
    • Veterans Field (next to the Red Nun Bar & Grill on Main Street)
    • Chatham Community Center on Main Street
    • Chatham Light & Overlook (30 minute limit)
    • Oyster Pond (Stage Harbor Road)
    • Chatham Elementary School (Depot Road)
    • Behind the Chatham Squire Restaurant and Yellow Umbrella Books

    The law states that your vehicle should be parked within the white lines and not encroaching on crosswalks.

    Daily rate Paid parking is available at Eldredge Tax Parking Lot at 365 Main Street.  Shuttle service to Lighthouse Beach is offered.


    Available year-round

    • Barn Hill Road – Town Landing
    • Bassett House Visitor Information Center – Routes 137 and 28 (Main Street, South Chatham)
    • End of Town Office Building – 549 Main Street
    • Fish Pier – Shore Road
    • Old Mill Boatyard – behind Harbormaster’s Office, Stage Harbor
    • Ryders Cove – Town Landing

    Available Seasonally

    • Kate Gould Park – Main Street **
    • Cockle Cove Beach – Port-O-Lets
    • Harding’s Beach
    • Oyster Pond Beach
    • Parking Lot behind Chatham Orpheum Teater; enter via Stage Harbor Road
    • Ridgevale Beach – Pot-O-Lets
    • Pleasant Bay at Jackknife Beach – Port-O-Lets
    • School House Pond Beach – Port-O-Lets
    • Veterans Field, Main Street
    • Volunteer Park – Port-O-Lets

    **The Chatham Chamber of Commerce salutes Walter & Pota Meier, owners of Chatham Jewelers, whose generosity made possible fine public facilities adjacent to Kate Gould Park and behind the Orpheum Theater


    The Eldredge Public Library is one of the most beautiful libraries on Cape Cod.

    Eldredge Public Library
    564 Main Street