We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Martha's Vineyard Historical Society

Cooke and School Sts., Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA
508-627-4441
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #13 of 15 attractions in Edgartown
Most recent review
- Jul 26, 2012
Write a Review

5 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    2
    2
    1
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

Lots of information about MV. Great activities for small children, very knowledgeable docents. This was my second visit to MV--wish I had done this tour on the first visit--it sets a context for many of the things that you see on the Vineyard.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Huntsville, Alabama
Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
26 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

Everything was great here. We arrived just before Memorial Day weekend so it was not very crowded and had a blast before all of the tourists arrived. Overall a great place to visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Red Bank, New Jersey
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

Our last day at MV was during the heat wave. Our family had to check out of our hotel and we had the entire day to stay before meeting the ferry. The temperature was over 95F. We asked the hotel concierge service for recommendations for what we should do on the island while remaining cool. The concierge service called the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2011 via mobile

I have been traveling to the vineyard for a while now, and had never gone to the MV museum until this weekend. I went by myself on a mini-self guided tour of Edgartown first then went over to the historical society/museum. The lawn was well kept and had a few beautiful trees and such. There was also a lighthouse, carriages,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Delray Beach, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2010

The Camp-Meeting Association at Oak Bluffs is a wonderful example of the culture and values of the Victorian era. Those who discovered the charm and natural isolation of Martha's Vineyard found a spot where they could immerse themselves in their religion. A quick ferry trip, with lots of views, takes you to the island. The cottages off 1 Trinity Park... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Also consider these other attractions near Martha's Vineyard Historical Society

The Mod Spa is a quaint massage and yoga studio located in Edgartown on Martha's Vineyard.
100% recommend
"The only place to get a massage on MV!"
0.6 miles from Martha's Vineyard Historical Society

ResortMan - Private Island Tours
100% recommend
"Martha's Vineyard tour"
0.6 miles from Martha's Vineyard Historical Society


100% recommend
"Pie Headquarters"
0.6 miles from Martha's Vineyard Historical Society

Been to Martha's Vineyard Historical Society? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Martha's Vineyard Historical Society, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing