Visitors will discover the glamour, luxury and artistry of cinematic couture. Five centuries of fashion and style as interpreted by award-winning costume designers and worn by our favorite stars will be on display along with props, movie clips and photos and movie memorabilia.
Gentlemen, start your engines! This exhibit of cars from the Heritage permanent collection showcases nationally significant and rare antiques. New this year are a 1934 Derby Bentley reminiscent of the cars, time periods, and luxury represented in the 2016 special exhibition CUT! Costume and the Cinema, and a special display of maps made from recycled license plates, created by artist Stephen Blyth.
Celebrate the return of art and artifacts from Heritage’s collection of 12,000+ items in a fresh new display. Beautiful paintings, rare objects, and the famed military miniatures offer examples of American ingenuity and excellence. J.K. Lilly, III founded Heritage Museums & Gardens in honor of his father, J.K. Lilly, Jr., who spent a lifetime amassing great collections of rare books, coins and stamps, as well as American firearms and military miniatures.
The Main Gallery at Castle Hill holds bi-weekly gallery exhibitions are held all summer. Opening receptiona are on alternating Thursdays from 4 - 6pm. Light refreshments are served. Come join us!
A visit to the artist shanties guarantees a cultural experience that is unmatched! This is a unique opportunity to meet Cape Cod artists and watch them work along the inspiring backdrop of Hyannis Harbor. Works vary and include photography; painting (acrylics, oils, pastels, watercolors, etc.); handmade jewelry from metals, gemstones, glass, beach stones and more; ceramics; mosaics; mariner knot work; wood carving; tapestry; fiber art and much more! Open Friday-Sunday from May 13-June 19. Open seven days a week June 20-October 10.
Heritage Museums & Gardens is hosting ten artists this year for Natural Threads, this year’s seasonal outdoor art installation in the gardens. Their imaginative works interpret the theme of connected natural and synthetic fibers by bending, shaping, and linking natural elements of Heritage Museums & Gardens’ varied terrain. The artists in this outdoor art installation use rope, cord, textiles, and branches among other materials to get us to pay close attention to aspects of Heritage’s peaceful environment.
Browse among the seven colorful shanties featuring local artists and artisans who work and sell their wares right from their “seaside studios”. Artwork varies and includes painting, jewelry, scuplture, glass, ceramics, mariner knot work, fiber arts, wood carving and much more. Artists change weekly. June 20th-September 4th, 2016: Seven days a week, 11:00am to at least 8:00 pm:
Please join us on Saturdays, beginning on June 25 through September 3 from 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM for an Outdoor Art Sale & Show held on the lawn at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod in South Yarmouth.
Stop by to discuss, view and purchase original paintings, prints, tiles, books and cards!
Please join us for our Sunday Art Sale and Show every Sunday beginning June 26 through September 4 from 11 AM to 5 PM on the lawn at the Bank of America & Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod, 125 Main Street (or Route 6A) in Yarmouth Port.
Stop by to discuss view and purchase original paintings, prints, tiles, books and cards!