Pembroke MA LibraryPembroke’s Great Sandy Bottom Pond is a 109-acre reservoir and home to several species of fish.  Residents of Pembroke enjoy fishing here and watching eagles, herons, egrets, turtles, fox, and racoons in their natural habitat.  The town hosts its Annual Grand Ol Fish Fry every May and Annual Art Festival every August. Another popular place to visit is Herring Run where adult herring fish, known as alewives, begins its journey towards their spawning grounds in Furnace and Oldham Ponds.

Population:  17,837

County: Plymouth County

Location:  27 miles southeast of Boston

Size:  23.5 miles (21.8 square miles land & 1.6 square miles water)

Geography: Lake, Rivers, Streams, Ponds, Forests

Bordering Towns: Duxbury, Halifax, Hanover, Hanson, Kingston, Marshfield

Lifestyles: Walking/Hiking Trails, Fishing, Canoeing, Equestrian, Golf

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Bryantville United Methodist Church:

First Baptist Church of Hanson:

First Church:

High Street United Methodist Church:

North River Community Church:

Pembroke Assembly of God:

Pilgrim Chapel:

Plymouth Bay Church:

St Thecla Catholic Church:

Conservation Areas & Trails

Hiking Trails:

Misty Meadows:

Pembroke Herring Run:

Wildlands Trust:


Pembroke MA Herring RunArts Festival:

Fire Department:


Pembroke Country Club:

Police Department:

Recreation Department:

Historic Society:

Senior Center:

Town Hall:

Historical Sites

Adah Hall House:

Annual Grand Ol Fish Fry:

Pembroke Friends Meetinghouse:

The Museum Building:

Town History:

Medical & Veterinarian Facilities

Animal Clinic On-Wheels:

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital – Plymouth:

Blue Ribbon Veterinary Services:

Pembroke Animal Hospital:

South Shore Hospital:

Urgent Care:

Public Transportation

Boston Logan Airport


Highway: Route 3 Northbound and Southbound, Routes 14, 27, 36, 53 and 139.

Marshfield Municipal Airport:

Plymouth Municipal Airport:

Train Station:


Bright Horizons:

Center Preschool & Childcare:

Community Nursery Kindergarten:

iGolf Pembroke Lessons:

Kidbridge Learning Center:

Little Neighbors Early Childhood Center:

Pembroke School of Performing Arts:

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Sandbaggers Golf Range:

The Magical Years Early Learning Center: