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Welcome to our newest member- the 1717 Meetinghouse

The 1717 Meetinghouse recently celebrated its 300th anniversary with its completed renovation, a two-year process. At one time, the 1806 Paul Revere bell hung in its tower. The present bell ...

Memories of CG36500

As 2018 ended, Andrew Fitzgerald, the last courageous member of the crew that heroically rescued 32 of 33 merchant seamen clinging to the stricken tanker, the Pendleton, died at age ...

Main Street, Cape Cod

One of the great joys of visiting Cape Cod is travelling to each of its villages, from Falmouth to Provincetown, and seeing their iconic structures, preserved from days gone by ...

Heritage Museums & Gardens Names New CEO

Heritage Museums & Gardens, announces the appointment of Anne Scott-Putney of Claremont, CA, as its new President & CEO. In her new role, Scott-Putney will lead Heritage through its 50th ...

Internationally Acclaimed Sculptor Patrick Dougherty to Build Large-Scale Stick Sculpture at Highfield Hall & Gardens

In June 2019, a one-of-a-kind stick sculpture by internationally acclaimed sculptor Patrick Dougherty will be built on the front lawn of Highfield Hall & Gardens. For three weeks in June, ...
Cape Cod's Pilgrim Trail

Cape Cod’s Pilgrim Trail

  While the world’s attention will be on Plimoth Colony come 2020 – its 400th anniversary - let’s not forget that the Pilgrims first landed in Provincetown on Cape Cod.  ...

Affirmative Reaction with Jay Critchley

My job as an artist is to look below the surface and find a deeper meaning and action.             -Jay Critchley Artist Jay Critchley defies easy description.  He is a conceptual, multi-media performance ...

Highland Light Closes for Major Renovation

Cape Cod National Seashore Superintendent Brian Carlstrom announced that one of the national seashore’s most iconic historic structures, Highland Light in Truro, will undergo extensive rehabilitation beginning in late fall ...

Mayflower II Coming to Provincetown to Celebrate 400th Anniversary

Mayflower II is coming to Provincetown in September 2020 as part of the 400th anniversary of the first landing of the Pilgrims in Provincetown. Announced by the Provincetown 400 Task Force, the ...

Nantucket Historical Association Acquires Important Ship’s Logbook Related to Famous Essex Survivor

The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of a generous gift from the Friends of the Nantucket Historical Association. The gift is an ...

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Partners with Scrooby, England for the 400th Anniversary

The Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum (PMPM) has formed a partnership with Bassetlaw District Council in Scrooby, England, where several Mayflower Pilgrims were from, including William Brewster. The partnership’s goal ...

Experience Historical Wellfleet

Much of Wellfleet's history is just a few steps away. Our schedule includes twice-weekly guided tours of the historic district, Bound Brook Island hikes and bi-weekly cemetery tours. . Most of the ...
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