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World-renowned Artist John Stobart Comes to Cape Cod

Scroll below for a small taste of the John Stobart exhibit at the Cape Cod Maritime Museum.   Read about how the museum has creatively merged the exhibit with a unique apprenticeship ...

Welcoming Historical Murals to Osterville

Below this story, enjoy a photo tour of the museum and especially the Coleman murals.  Then, keep scrolling for highlights of a visit to the Osterville Historical Museum.   The Osterville ...

JFK at 100 – Take a Photo Tour

John F. Kennedy’s words inspired not only his generation but continue to inspire generations of people around the globe. How did he become a man so committed to public service?  ...

Tour the Briggs-McDermott House and Historic Bourne Village

This Greek Revival-style house has been restored and furnished to reflect the period from 1840 to 1910, an important time for the Briggs family and Bourne. The Society is proud ...

The Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival at Heritage Museum & Gardens

  The Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival returns, celebrating the iconic plant that makes Cape Cod so stunning in July. See the expanded North American Hydrangea Test Garden, participate in workshops and book ...

Summer Science Classes at the Marconi Maritime Center

The Chatham Marconi Maritime Center is pleased to announce our 2017 Summer Science courses for kids. We are offering fourteen one-week courses this year on a variety of topics including ...

Eco-System Explorers for Kids

How do horseshoe crabs survive on the mudflats? What do birds do when it rains? What kind of tracks does a raccoon leave? Long Pasture’s Ecosystem Explorers program will uncover ...

Mudflat Mania

From a distance, the vast low-tide mudflats extending a mile from shore along Cape Cod Bay can appear deserted and serene. But a closer look reveals a multitude of tiny squiggling, ...

Hydrangea Festival Garden Tour in Brewster to support KidSummer

  The Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival includes this Garden Tour supporting non profits across Cape Cod, July 7-16. Tickets are $5/person per garden. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS Proceeds support our KidSummer scholarship programs. The gorgeous gardens ...

Concierge Experiences at Heritage Museums & Gardens

Imagine having a concierge-led experience in expansive gardens and exceptional exhibits and the opportunity not only to see a classic car, but actually to ride in it. Beginning June 17, ...

Tour Stony Brook Grist Mill

The beautiful spot, featuring a sparkling brook and picturesque mill, is both scenic and historical. The Grist Mill is the only remaining structure from Brewster’s Factory Village, a bustling 19th ...

Free Fun Fridays along the Museum Trail

School vacation begins in only a couple of weeks, so it's not too early to plan your family schedule along the Cape Cod Museum Trail. As in previous years, the Highland ...