Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester

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Cape Ann Museum is located in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Its collection focuses mainly on artists and artist colonies from the Cape Ann area of the state, and the history of Gloucester as a fishing and trading port.
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  • This is a nice museum focused on artists with connections to Cape Ann, along with local maritime items. This is a well curated museum with a number of nice items in its permanent collection, and...  more »
  • Visited Gloucester and Cape Ann to stay with friends just before Christmas and a visit to the museum was suggested. I have a reluctance to visit small municipal museums both in the UK and France...  more »
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  • This is truly a hidden gem!! Current Winslow Homer exhibit brings together wonderful pieces from all over to Gloucester. Another amazing collection is a large display of nautical artwork by Fitz Hugh Lane. Worth spending an at least an hour or two browsing.
  • Really neat museum. The artwork here is beautiful. The kids’ room on the lower level has a lot of neat things for younger children.

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