Dennis, MA 02670
Did you Know? 19th century furnishings, textiles, paintings are on display in the Captain Theophilus Baker House Museum.
Did you Know? The Barn Museum contains a General Store, a salt works model, a carriage that raced at Riverside Trotting Park, farming tools & equipment from the 1800’s. Of special interest is the Cranberry exhibit which tells the story of cranberry cultivation, an industry that began in Dennis in 1816.
The Museum is open from June 25 to September 12 on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1 to 4 p.m. and special Saturdays July 27, August 24. There is no admission fee; donations are appreciated. Private tours @ $3 per person may be reserved.
Treasures in Cloth, an exhibit of the Dennis Historical Society Quilt Collection, is held on Sunday June 23 from 1 to 4 p.m.
Back by extremely popular appeal: the 4th Annual Apple Pie Baking Contest is held on Saturday, October 12, from 1 to 4 p.m.
Captain Baker’s Christmas Open House is held on Saturday, December 14, from 1 to 4 p.m.
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