The Whaling Port of Provincetown, 1800-1925

Cape Cod Maritime Museum 135 South Street, Hyannis, MA

Provincetown was once the third most important whaling port in the country, after New Bedford and Nantucket. This exhibit illustrates […]

Hyannis Port Railroad Wharf: 1854-1937

Cape Cod Maritime Museum 135 South Street, Hyannis, MA

Prior to the Railroad Wharf in Hyannis Port, the nearest port for ships travelling to and from Nantucket was New […]

Quest for Cod

Cape Cod Maritime Museum 135 South Street, Hyannis, MA

Using models, photos, diagrams, nautical charts, and personal stories, this exhibit follows two hundred years of commercial fishing in Provincetown […]

Shellfishing Cape Cod: Past, Present, Future

Cape Cod Maritime Museum 135 South Street, Hyannis, MA

Shellfish, water dwelling invertebrate animals, live on the seafloor or burrow just under the seabed surface. The fresh and saltwaters […]

Lighthouses of Cape Cod

Cape Cod Maritime Museum 135 South Street, Hyannis, MA

These silent sentinels are perhaps the most iconic images of Cape Cod. They’re on our license plates, potato chip bags, […]

Recurring

Lofting Basics

Cape Cod Maritime Museum 135 South Street, Hyannis, MA

Dates: October 25th - January 3rd, Tuesdays, 5:30pm-7:30pm Class Fee: $25 per evening For more information, click here. This is […]

Decorative Box Workshop

Cape Cod Maritime Museum 135 South Street, Hyannis, MA

Join the Cape Cod Maritime Museum and relax and decorate an 8 ½” wooden box with shells—a perfect idea for […]

Recurring

Lofting Basics

Cape Cod Maritime Museum 135 South Street, Hyannis, MA

Dates: October 25th - January 3rd, Tuesdays, 5:30pm-7:30pm Class Fee: $25 per evening For more information, click here. This is […]

Recurring

Lofting Basics

Cape Cod Maritime Museum 135 South Street, Hyannis, MA

Dates: October 25th - January 3rd, Tuesdays, 5:30pm-7:30pm Class Fee: $25 per evening For more information, click here. This is […]