Falmouth Museums on the Green, Falmouth

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The Falmouth Historical Society's mission is to preserve, present, celebrate, and share the history of the Cape Cod town of Falmouth through collections, educational programs, interpretive exhibits and Museums on the Green. In accordance with its mission, the Falmouth Historical Society owns and operates Museums on the Green, located on a two-acre complex in the heart of historic Falmouth Village. Two 18th century houses showcase period furnishings, fine arts, handmade quilts and samplers. Special exhibits depict Falmouth's 19th century maritime industries, the practice of pre-Civil War medicine, and the life of Katharine Lee Bates, Falmouth-born author of "America the Beautiful."
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  • The town of Falmouth is very fortunate to have such an active and vibrant Historical Society with such wonderful volunteers and to have such lovely buildings and grounds. The volunteers give historica...  more »
  • Here the docent shares their knowledge with you and is able to help you understand the past. There are two buildings and a barn that has additional history. Weekly they provide a walking tour on Tuesd...  more »
  • Falmouth Museums on the Green is a great starting point when visiting Falmouth. You start out in the Hallett Barn, in which the visitor center and gift shop are located. There, you can watch a 12 minu...  more »
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  • Knowledgeable and friendly volunteer staff gave us a great tour in the Dr John Wick's home next to the museum. A nice way to learn about the town's history during the colonial age.
  • The museums provide a great overview of life in Cape Cod during the 18th and 19th centuries.
  • Nice place for a wedding
  • Great meeting space.
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