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...  more »
  • A Wonderful Falmouth History Museum: This is a hidden gem of information on the history of a town that goes  more »
  • 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!
  • Beautiful spot and great staff, super helpful as my mom and I are trying to complete the Falmouth Treasure Hunt and the woman at the front showed us some great exhibits!

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