It was first settled in 1638, and named after Barnstable, Devon, England. It was officially made a town in 1639.
Today, Barnstable is known for its peaceful and quiet atmosphere, Cape Cod beauty, elegant New England homes, and beaches.
People Born in Barnstable
Barnstable in People's Lives
Milo Ventimiglia: I traveled here in 2011 to film scenes of the movie That's My Boy.