Family Fun Friday with Karen K
and the Jitterbugs
Free with Museum admission
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Cool off with a Carousel ride!
Enjoy free, unlimited rides with admission

CUT! Costume and the Cinema

See famous movie costumes at Heritage
now through October 10
(Movie images courtesy of Photofest)

Natural Threads

Artist-created works, on display throughout the gardens
now through October 10

The Heritage Dinner
featuring acclaimed author Nathanial Philbrick
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See You in the Trees!

The Adventure Park at Heritage Museums & Gardens

THAS Summer Program

Summer Vacation Program

Enroll now in Heritage's Summer Vacation Program at The Hundred Acre School  
Heritage Video

What Is Heritage?

Learn more about our community impact in this new video
Members Sub Feature- Dad and Son

Members Get More!

including free general admission for one year - join today!
Parking Plan Website Subfeature

We’re Building a Better Heritage For You!

Learn more about the new arrival experience and entrance garden
The Shop at Heritage- Heritage items

The Shop at Heritage

With gifts, home decor, books, toys, and more!

It is always a pleasure to speak with visitor services [staff]. We are blessed to have Heritage Museums & Gardens so accessible.

  • Upcoming Events

    Jul
    29
    Fri
    9:00 am Family Fun Friday @ Heritage Museums & Gardens
    Family Fun Friday @ Heritage Museums & Gardens
    Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Family Fun Friday @ Heritage Museums & Gardens
    Enjoy a family-friendly day at Heritage that features special activities themed around some of your favorite movies showcased in CUT! Costume and the Cinema. Performances, activities, games, and family challenges make this a great start to the weekend. Free with museum admission. July 29: Never Neverland Day Inspired by the film Finding Neverland, families will travel to Neverland, where imagination stations abound. Join the Lost Boys and participate in activities that remind us that imagination is the key to never growing up. 11 am Performance: Karen K and the Jitterbugs, who in their imaginary backyard fort make music and enjoy nature.  
    Aug
    1
    Mon
    9:00 am The Hundred Acre School Open Houses @ The Hundred Acre School at Heritage Museums & Gardens
    The Hundred Acre School Open Houses @ The Hundred Acre School at Heritage Museums & Gardens
    Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
    August 2016 Open Houses These open houses will provide an opportunity to meet the director, tour the school, discuss the available programs and register for the 2016-2017 academic year. The Hundred Acre School engages preschoolers in active learning and preparation for success in school using Heritage’s collections, facilities, and grounds. Their vision is to teach the whole child, emphasizing STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) as a springboard to multidisciplinary learning. Open houses have been scheduled for the following dates: Monday, August 1 by appointment Tuesday, August 2 by appointment Wednesday, August 3 by appointment Thursday, August 4 by appointment Friday, August 5 by appointment Saturday, August 6 from 9 am-3 pm   August 1-5 Open Houses are by appointment only. Please email Preschool Director Melissa Russell or call 508-888-3300 x158 to set up an appointment. The August 6 Open House is drop-in and does not require an appointment. The Hundred Acre School is still accepting students for the current year, 2015-2016. Child must be 4 by January 1, 2016. We are now accepting students for next year 2016-2017. Child must be 4 by January 1, 2017. Directions to the school from the entrance of Heritage Museums & Gardens, 67 Grove Street, Sandwich When you arrive at Heritage Museums & Gardens, do not turn into the main parking lot. Continue driving forward and bear to the left onto a town owned dirt road at the fork where the picnic area is located. Do not follow the red/green arrows across the grassy field instead stay on the gravel road. Take your 2nd paved left into the school’s parking lot. You will see a sign for the school at the entrance.Please note – You might feel like you are on the dirt road for awhile… Here’s some landmarks to know you are going the right way! You will drive past the aerial adventure park (on the right) You will drive past the Heritage Maintenance Building (on the right)   Personalized Visit Personalized tours of the school are always available by appointment. Please contact Melissa Russell, Preschool Director to set up a convenient time.
    Aug
    2
    Tue
    9:00 am The Hundred Acre School Open Houses @ The Hundred Acre School at Heritage Museums & Gardens
    The Hundred Acre School Open Houses @ The Hundred Acre School at Heritage Museums & Gardens
    Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
    August 2016 Open Houses These open houses will provide an opportunity to meet the director, tour the school, discuss the available programs and register for the 2016-2017 academic year. The Hundred Acre School engages preschoolers in active learning and preparation for success in school using Heritage’s collections, facilities, and grounds. Their vision is to teach the whole child, emphasizing STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) as a springboard to multidisciplinary learning. Open houses have been scheduled for the following dates: Monday, August 1 by appointment Tuesday, August 2 by appointment Wednesday, August 3 by appointment Thursday, August 4 by appointment Friday, August 5 by appointment Saturday, August 6 from 9 am-3 pm   August 1-5 Open Houses are by appointment only. Please email Preschool Director Melissa Russell or call 508-888-3300 x158 to set up an appointment. The August 6 Open House is drop-in and does not require an appointment. The Hundred Acre School is still accepting students for the current year, 2015-2016. Child must be 4 by January 1, 2016. We are now accepting students for next year 2016-2017. Child must be 4 by January 1, 2017. Directions to the school from the entrance of Heritage Museums & Gardens, 67 Grove Street, Sandwich When you arrive at Heritage Museums & Gardens, do not turn into the main parking lot. Continue driving forward and bear to the left onto a town owned dirt road at the fork where the picnic area is located. Do not follow the red/green arrows across the grassy field instead stay on the gravel road. Take your 2nd paved left into the school’s parking lot. You will see a sign for the school at the entrance.Please note – You might feel like you are on the dirt road for awhile… Here’s some landmarks to know you are going the right way! You will drive past the aerial adventure park (on the right) You will drive past the Heritage Maintenance Building (on the right)   Personalized Visit Personalized tours of the school are always available by appointment. Please contact Melissa Russell, Preschool Director to set up a convenient time.
    11:00 am Behind the Scenes Auto Tour @ Automobile Gallery
    Behind the Scenes Auto Tour @ Automobile Gallery
    Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Behind the Scenes Auto Tour @ Automobile Gallery
    Go behind the scenes with curator Jennifer Madden for an exclusive peek at Heritage’s antique automobile collection in storage. During the tour, Jennifer will share little-known facts and stories. Participants will be admitted to “Employees Only” areas, and will be able to get up close and personal with the cars. Find out more about the work that goes into maintaining this world-class collection, including the ins and outs of moving the cars and preparing them for exhibit. Advance registration is recommended as space is limited and these tours often sell out!