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Free Fun Fridays along the Museum Trail

As in previous years, the Highland Street Foundation is subsidizing Free Fun Fridays not only on the Cape, but across all of Massachusetts. Free Fun Fridays on the Cape begins ...

Seward Johnson Sculptures

The Artists Association of Nantucket (AAN) and the Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) will host a selection of Seward Johnson’s sculptures from Daffodil Day through Columbus Day. Nantucketers can enjoy, free ...

Cape Cod Museum Trail Receives MCC Grant

The Cape Cod Museum Trail received a grant of $750 from the Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC), a state agency. This grant was awarded through the MCC’s Local Cultural Council Program ...

Pilgrim 400 Apple Tree to be Planted in Provincetown

New Variety of Apple Being Grown in Nottinghamshire, England, home of several Mayflower Pilgrims, Commemorating the 400th Anniversary in 2020 The “Pilgrim 400” apple is coming to Provincetown as part ...

Art Week Comes to the Cape

Art Week, begun in 2013, has quickly evolved into a statewide event that now has arrived on Cape Cod. Presented by Highland Street Foundation and produced by the Boch Center, ...

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Will be Lit in Blue for Autism Awareness Month in April

The Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum (PMPM) will be flooded in BLUE LIGHT starting April 2, 2019, for World Autism Day “Light it up Blue” and will continue throughout the entire ...

Learning About Hydrangeas

Hydrangeas inspire both professional and amateur gardeners with their beauty and versatility, but need proper care to ensure colorful blooms year after year. Heritage Museums & Gardens, the largest public ...

The Crocker Museum’s New and Old

The Cahoon Museum of American Art’s facilities include a historic building united with a modern addition. The blending of old and new architecture accommodates the museum’s broad presentation of American ...

Digitally Archiving Nautical Charts of Cape Cod

The Atwood House Museum's  entire collection of 120 Nautical Charts, mostly from the 19thcentury, has been restored and digitally imaged. These images, made by means of high-resolution scans of the ...

The Two Inspirations for Newly Merged Nature Museums

With recent news that two venerable Cape Cod Museums are merging - the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History and Green Briar Nature Center - let's go back in time ...

Friday is My Day – Art for Alzheimer’s

Despite cognitive loss, the ability to respond to the arts can still be appreciated on an emotional level.  Art and music can act as gateways to stories and memories. In ...

Hippity Wippity at the Edward Gorey House

Although widely known as an influential writer/book artist/illustrator who lived and worked on Cape Cod, Edward Gorey’s stature as one of the foremost creators of Nonsense literature is not generally ...
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