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Ranked #1 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums; Gardens; Art Museums; Parks; Specialty Museums; Museums
You can enjoy more than 70 acres of gardens after visiting the art and history museums at the Heritage.
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Ranked #2 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums; History Museums; Art Museums; Science Museums
The museum details the history of the Boston and Sandwich Glass Company.
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Ranked #3 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Science Museums; Natural History Museums; Museums
Museum offers a day-long camp for kids.
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Ranked #4 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Museums
Owner description: Step inside as the historic 1914 wireless telegraphy station built by Guglielmo Marconi celebrates its 100th year. Find out... more » Owner description: Step inside as the historic 1914 wireless telegraphy station built by Guglielmo Marconi celebrates its 100th year. Find out how wireless saved the S.S. Titanic's survivors. Experience for yourself what became the "world's greatest ship-to-shore communications" station. See, hear and interact with our exhibits. Learn to send Morse code, then follow a message from ship to shore and back again. And uncover the secret anti-submarine mission of the station during World War II. Open May 23 thru October 12, 2014. June 21 Grand Opening of our newest building and exhibits. « less
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Ranked #5 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Art Museums; Museums; Concerts
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Ranked #6 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites
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Provincetown Town Hall (Provincetown)
Ranked #7 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Government Buildings; Art Museums
Provincetown's municipal center also contains 30 pieces of art donated by local artists.
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Ranked #8 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums; Specialty Museums
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Ranked #9 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #10 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Children's Museums; Educational Sites
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Ranked #11 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
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Ranked #12 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod

A trip to The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (established 1930) is definitely worth the trouble. You can start by signing up for the free tour of the WHOI (pronounced Hooey... more »

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Ranked #13 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #14 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #15 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Art Museums

The Cape Cod Museum of Art exhibits work by outstanding artists acssociated with Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha's Vinelyard, and Southeastern Massachusetts.  The age of the work... more »

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Ranked #16 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums
Owner description: This museum boasts a multi-media exhibit highlighting the at-ease times former President John F. Kennedy spent with family... more » Owner description: This museum boasts a multi-media exhibit highlighting the at-ease times former President John F. Kennedy spent with family and friends on Cape Cod. On May 29th, the 2013 Special exhibit opened, “Cape Cod: The Summer of 1963 to November 22, 1963 - Days of joy. Days of sorrow,” a look back at the President’s final months on his beloved Cape Cod. Through photos, videos, wall displays, and news clips, museum visitors will have a chance to reflect on the final days of Camelot, through a Cape Cod lens.“From the joyful 1963 summer memories of the President and his family, to the palpable fog of grief that settled over Cape Cod after his death, this exhibit will remind us how truly special those Camelot days were,” said Rebecca Pierce-Merrick, museum curator, “and how one day in history changed it forever.”The exhibit covers the summer of 1963 to the assassination on Nov. 22, 1963, as well as the subsequent days on Cape Cod. « less
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Ranked #17 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums
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Ranked #18 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites
This building is the original one-room schoolhouse which served Eastham residents for generations.
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Gallery Antonia (Chatham)
Ranked #19 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #20 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
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Ranked #21 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
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Ranked #22 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums
Owner description: A Greek Revival structure that is on the National Register of Historic Places. Formerly used as the Meeting House for the... more » Owner description: A Greek Revival structure that is on the National Register of Historic Places. Formerly used as the Meeting House for the Universalist Church of Orleans, this building houses the Society's Museum and is used for special exhibits and programs. The Society has a collection covering genealogical information, diaries, deeds, 19th and 20th century photos, artwork by local artists, special collections focusing on Orleans families and individuals, ships' logs, Native American artifacts, and other items relating to the history of Orleans and its citizens. « less
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Highland House Museum (North Truro)
Ranked #23 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Museums
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Ranked #24 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums
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Whydah Museum (Provincetown)
Ranked #25 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #26 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Museums; Specialty Museums
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Ranked #27 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums
Wellfleet's place in Cape Cod coastal history is on dislay at this intimate museum.
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Ranked #28 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
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Ranked #29 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: Museums
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Ranked #30 of 43 Museums in Cape Cod
Category: History Museums
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