Located on 100 acres of gardens and nature trails, Heritage is Cape Cod’s premier cultural attraction for people of all ages. Heritage holds a significant collection of specialty gardens and water features. Hidden Hollow™, an interactive family-friendly area, allows for play and exploration of the natural world. Heritage also has three gallery buildings housing automobiles, American folk art, historical artifacts, a vintage carousel, and special exhibitions.
From historic Sandwich to the artists’ colony in Provincetown, every town and village on Cape Cod has artists’ studios, music festivals, galleries and craft shops to enjoy. The Cape has over 83 museums to explore, including the Cape Cod Museum of Art and Heritage Museums & Gardens. There are outdoor concert and the world-class Cape Symphony. Theaters abound, including the Cape Playhouse, America’s oldest professional summer theater. Historic attractions are plentiful, from the JFK Hyannis Museum to Pilgrim Monument in Provincetown.
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Cape Cod’s favorite regional theater! Cape Rep pursues an exciting thought-provoking mix of contemporary and classic plays and musicals. Now in its 23rd year, Cape Rep has two theatres on over 7.5 acres on the north side of Route 6A in Nickerson State Park.
We’re Cape Cod Live! 17 theaters and producing organizations working together to ensure a bright future for theater and all of the performing arts on Cape Cod.
The Cape's largest celebration of the green! This annual event - held every March - has become one of the largest and most anticipated off-season occasions on the Cape, drawing upwards of 45,000 spectators from all over the country.
ArtsFalmouth celebrates local artisans and performers with The Arts Alive Festival in late June - a weekend of arts and crafts and continuous performances of all kinds; JazzFest Falmouth in October - a Stroll, concerts and a headliner event; and TradStroll Woods Hole, a day of traditional music in April.
The Harwich Historical Society is a private, non-profit organization that collects, preserves, and presents the history of Harwich through exhibitions, education programs, active collecting, and research. The Society is housed in the historic Brooks Academy, a former school. Exhibits are open seasonally and feature an extensive display about cranberry culture along with seasonal and changing displays. The newly reconstructed Elmer Crowell Barn on the museum grounds presents the life and times of Harwich's famous bird carver.
The Edward Gorey House celebrates the life and work of acclaimed writer and artist, Edward Gorey. Featuring exhibits of Gorey's professional work, personal life and legacy of supporting animal welfare causes, the Gorey House is a glimpse into the mind and life of one of America's truly great creative geniuses.
Gloriae Dei Artes is a nonprofit foundation dedicated to the pursuit of beauty, truth, and faith, in the Arts — sharing inspiration and education with people across many nationalities, cultures, and traditions. Youth enrichment is an important part of the mission of Gloriae Dei Artes. By leading workshops, teaching lessons, hosting assemblies, and encouraging student participation in classical music and performing arts, the GDA arts groups demonstrate the values of commitment, teamwork, enthusiasm, and respect for self and others.
The Provincetown International Film Festival (PIFF) is dedicated to showcasing new achievements in independent film and honoring the work of acclaimed and emerging directors, producers and actors. PIFF is equally devoted to expanding the audience for independent film and to serving our Provincetown community by filling the void for annual film programming and reflecting the community's rich diversity in our selected films and honorees. An integral part of PIFF's mission is to contribute to the economic and creative vitality of America's oldest art colony
Looking to spend a day antiquing along the Cape's scenic by-ways? Searching for that perfect period piece to enhance your beloved home? The Cape Cod Antique Dealers Association (CCADA) is your source for information on all the best in antiquing on the Cape. CCADA boasts over 130 members, dealers and shop owners from Cape Cod and neighboring areas who are an excellent source for a full range of antiques.