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.
Arts, Crafts & Galleries
Browse the unique, hand-crafted items of artists and art galleries on and off the beaten path on Cape Cod and the Islands. Jewelry designers, glassmakers, textile weavers, fine furniture makers, sculptors, quilters, potters, photographers and wood carvers sell their wares in shops, galleries and craft fairs throughout Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.
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The Cape Cod Museum of Arts' mission is to collect, conserve, study, interpret and exhibit works by outstanding artists associated with Cape Cod and the Islands. Through its programs, the museum seeks to preserve the artistic heritage of the area and to foster artistic and cultural growth within the individual and the community.
The Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown ("FAWC") fosters emerging artists and writers through residency and educational programs that enable the creation and sharing of new work. FAWC's core mission is a seven-month Fellowship Program that provides the space and freedom to 20 Fellows each year to pursue their work in a community of their peers. FAWC also offers open-enrollment summer workshops in visual arts and creative writing, a low residency Master of Fine Arts degree in visual arts, and a year round cultural events schedule free and open to the public.
Since 1980, Cellar Leather has offered quality Cape Cod Leather Belts, Buckles and Fine Leather Goods. Each leather belt is bench crafted and handmade for you by New England Leathersmith Jeff Taylor. In the summer of 1975 after graduating at Cortland State, Jeff started doing leather work out of his basement doing craft fairs and opened a small shop in downtown Cortland. Jeff moved to Cape Cod and opened Cellar Leather in downtown Hyannis in January of 1980.
The Cultural Center's mission is to increase access to education in the visual and performing arts, culture and humanities for all Cape residents, with specific concentration on youth development and professional growth. It serves as a focal point for the community and visitors to the area interested in culture and the arts by offering instruction, entertainment and exhibition.
The Cultural Center offers a wide range of events and programs related to Exhibition, Education, and Entertainment. Please visit our calendar to see what's coming up.
A working studio producing functional pottery, both hand-built and wheel thrown.
To foster the arts and crafts by providing a wide range of instruction for adults and children. Castle Hill holds exhibitions, lectures, forums, concerts and other similar activities in order to promote social interaction among artists, craftsmen, laymen, and the community at large.
Get up close and personal at the Cape Cod Melody Tent. For 62 years, the Cape Cod Melody Tent and our sister venue, the South Shore Music Circus, have been presenting world-class entertainment in the scenic Massachusetts coastal communities of Cohasset and Hyannis. The only two continuously-operated tent theatres in the round in the United States. No one gets you closer to the stars!
I am a lighting consultant, and have been involved with lighting industry for over 30 years. In 1985 I incorporated these experiences to establish my own business, M.G. Lighting.
The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod is the regional arts agency for Barnstable County, and has been the Voice of the Arts on Cape Cod since 1988. The AFCC strengthens, supports, and promotes Cape Cod's arts and culture community through grants, professional development, training, collaborative marketing, and advocacy. For additional information about our year-round programs, visit our website.