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Highland Lighthouse Tower Climbs

Saturday, April 14, 2018 to Sunday, October 21, 2018
Highland Lighthouse, 27 Highland Light Road, North Truro, MA 02652

April 14 through May 25: Lighthouse Climbs: 12 PM to 4 PM
May 26 through October 8: Lighthouse Climbs: 10 AM to 5:30 PM
October 9 through October 21: Lighthouse Climbs: 12 PM to 4 PM
Must be 48" tall to climb.
$6 for adults; $5 for students and seniors
$1 off with an admission ticket from the Highland House Museum

Tours of Highland Lighthouse

Saturday, April 14, 2018 to Sunday, October 21, 2018
Highland Lighthouse, 27 Highland Light Road, North Truro

A visit to Cape Cod National Seashore isn't complete until you've visited the historic Highland Light in North Truro. The 69-step climb up a narrow staircase rewards visitors with spectacular views of Cape Cod and beyond. On a clear day views extend more than 20 miles across the Atlantic Ocean and bay of Cape Cod. To ensure the safety of all visitors, the minimum height requirement to climb the lighthouse is 48".  Operated by Eastern National. $6 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Must be 48" tall to climb lighthouse.

The Glass Art of Christopher Belleau

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 9:30am to Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
Sandwich Glass Museum, 129 Main Street, Sandwich

The Sandwich Glass Museum is proud to present a solo exhibition by Christopher Belleau. The exhibit, which opens to the public on Monday, March 2, and runs through November 1, 2018, showcases Mr. Belleau’s adeptness and wide variety of styles in blown glass.

Edward Gorey House 2018 Exhibit: Murder He Wrote

Thursday, April 12, 2018 to Monday, December 31, 2018
Edward Gorey House, 8 Strawberry Lane Yarmouth Port, MA 02675

The Edward Gorey House opens its 16th season on Thursday, April 12th with our new exhibit Murder He Wrote - Edward Gorey and the Art of the Mystery. Gorey was a life-long fanatic for the murder mystery genre. Crime writers—specifically Agatha Christie—but also including Dorothy Sayers, Georgette Heyer, Josephine Tey, Michael Innes, Margery Allingham, Edmund Crispin, and Cecil Street among others, were the passion of a man who some might have considered to be somewhat passionless.

Her Place by the Sea - The Alice Ware Armstrong Collection

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 9:30am to Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 5:00pm
Sandwich Glass Museum, 129 Main Street, Sandwich

This impressive collection of works of local artist, Alice Lucy Ware Armstrong (1876-1952), is on display at the Sandwich Glass Museum. Born in 1876 and deaf from an early age, Alice Lucy Ware Armstrong overcame the limitations of her disability and aspired to creative self-expression.  Her paintings were exhibited alongside some of the greatest Impressionists, and her woven goods were sold in Cape Cod's gift shops. Armed with the ability to lip read and speak, Alice pursued higher education, focusing on art. 

Science of Sharks, Giant Ocean Tank, Penguin Colony

Friday, January 5, 2018 - 9:00am to Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 5:00pm
New England Aquarium, 1 Central Wharf, Boston, MA 02110

Science of Sharks: Dive deep into the  Science of Sharks  with the newest exhibit at the New England Aquarium. Get up close to some small but mighty shark species from around the world. Hands-on ac vi es illuminate the remarkable adapta ons that give sharks an edge in the water, while the shark and ray touch tank lets you see—and feel!—these adapta ons in ac on.