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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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  • Great museum to view historical homes in Falmouth! Fascinating artifacts with great history behind them. Very friendly and informative staff. Skip the walking tour though. Even though the guide was... 
    Great museum to view historical homes in Falmouth! Fascinating artifacts with great history behind them. Very friendly and informative staff. Skip the walking tour though. Even though the guide was...  more »
  • A Wonderful Falmouth History Museum: This is a hidden gem of information on the history of a town that goes 
    A Wonderful Falmouth History Museum: This is a hidden gem of information on the history of a town that goes  more »
  • My husband and adult son and I recently took the two hour walking tour, "Around Falmouth Walking Tour" with Tom as our expert guide, through Museums on the Green. Outstanding! Tom was a veritable... 
    My husband and adult son and I recently took the two hour walking tour, "Around Falmouth Walking Tour" with Tom as our expert guide, through Museums on the Green. Outstanding! Tom was a veritable...  more »
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  • Falmouth Historical Society, Tourist attraction, Built in the 1700 Hundreds.There are several Historical Homes in the surrounding area built in 1700- 1800 Hundreds!!!
  • I had been to the cape many times, but this was my first visit here. I love the pride everyone takes in their local history. I found it to be very interesting. I will be back!
  • Excellent experience. ..went for the Halloween "visit with the night watchman" Know the have many events/activities. ..eas y access on village green downtown Falmouth
  • Excellent exhibits great docents. First class and worth the money
  • Had a wonderful tour! Learned a great deal of history!

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