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Falmouth Museums on the Green

55 and 65 Palmer Ave, Falmouth, MA 02540
(508) 548-4857
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Ranked #12 of 22 Attractions in Falmouth
Type: Specialty Museums
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Pomona, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Just went here for a wedding rehearsal dinner! There was a nice sized room that had one side open to a very nice wide porch. The food was delicious and service attentive. Had nice outside areas for the wedding party and families to take pretty photos. The room was perfectly sized and bathrooms were clean. Parking is available behind the... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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24 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Stopped in on a rainy day and found a couple of very helpful and interesting staff members. The movie is fun and informative. Put this on your list!

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Hyannis, Massachusetts
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Learn how medical care was given and see the tools of he trade. Hear wht happened during the war of 1812.

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Wallkill
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94 reviews 94 reviews
30 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Once again being off season paid a great benefit. The museum house was holding an open house and the Christmas decorations had just been put in place. The volunteers were both most helpful with their knowledge and willing to spend time explaining and answering our questions. Our time was well spent and we gained a much better understanding of the... More

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Wynne, Arkansas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

I wanted to find out a little about my ancestors. Meg was super helpful and patient at the archives. Everyone was friendly and helpful. We did the walking tour which was super..The museum is interesting and well set up. Don't miss it.

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Waterbury, Connecticut
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

We really, really enjoyed the tour, our tour guide was excellant, and loved the theme that had this year WWII as I brought my mom there as she was married there 69 years ago during WWII so she really loved it. The whole guide was awesome. Learned so much that I never knew about falmouth

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

The grounds and the new Education Center here are worth the membership... This year there was a stellar lecture series with such topical lectures on Lincoln, WWII and mysteries about murders on Cape Cod that might even link the noted crime boss Whitey Bulger. Fantastic place. Have not done the walking tours yet.... this summer!

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

The Museums on the Green are staffed by people who care about their local history. Here you can hear about the Lawrence family - brothers who were Yankee whalers and learn about their wives who also went to sea. He setting is very pretty, the collection is modest but the curators are infectious in their enthusiasm!

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Massachusetts
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339 reviews 339 reviews
102 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

The museums on the green are right across from the beautifully decorated Falmouth town green (hence the name!) and all are a wonderful visit to help you get into the Christma spirit! They are beautiful anytime of year,, but especially decorative for the Christmas season. If you have the time, there is also a beautiful nutcracker collection at the new... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

The ladies in our group wanted to go sight seeing while the guys went to the beach (it was a warm muggy day). I had hoped we would escape the heat in the museum (not so). Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and interesting - but it was warm and not air-conditioned so we became tired half way through it.... More

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