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

Honor Society
Be a force of nature! Take a leading role in preserving the collections & gardens. Learn more...

See You in the Trees!

The Adventure Park at Heritage Museums & Gardens

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Summer Vacation Program

Enroll now in Heritage's Summer Vacation Program at The Hundred Acre School  
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Hollywood Comes to Heritage

Our 2016 Gala featured a well-attended fun evening and a new Heritage video!
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Members Get More!

including free general admission for one year - purchase a membership today!
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We’re Building a Better Heritage For You!

Learn more about our new parking lot and entrance garden.
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Take Hollywood Home With You

Visit The Shop at Heritage for gifts and keepsakes celebrating CUT! Costume and the Cinema

We have been so pleased with the wonderful programs we have been a part of this year. We spent many summer days playing in Hidden Hollow and attending the family concerts on the lawn.

  • Upcoming Events

    Jul
    27
    Wed
    10:00 am Mornings in the Garden: Herbaceo... @ Meet at Admissions
    Mornings in the Garden: Herbaceo... @ Meet at Admissions
    Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
    Mornings in the Garden: Herbaceous Perennials @ Meet at Admissions
    Join a Heritage Horticulturist for a walk through the garden to learn more about perennial favorites. This tour demonstrates the amazing diversity this group of plants can add to your garden.       Program Cancellations •    A program may be cancelled if the program minimum is not met. •    Programs may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Make-up dates are generally not possible. •    If a participant cannot attend a program, he/she cannot send a substitute in his/her place.
    Jul
    28
    Thu
    11:00 am Behind the Scenes Tour of The He... @ American Art & Carousel Gallery
    Behind the Scenes Tour of The He... @ American Art & Carousel Gallery
    Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Behind the Scenes Tour of The Heritage Collection @ American Art & Carousel Gallery
    Go behind the scenes with Manager of Interpretive Programs Alexandra Mulrow for an exclusive tour of The Heritage Collection. The gallery will be closed to the general public during this private tour, giving participants the opportunity to engage deeply with objects like silver made by Paul Revere, a Native American dress made of money, and works by Elmer Crowell, America’s most famous decorative bird carver as Alexandra shares information that goes beyond exhibit labels. Advance registration is recommended, as space is limited.       Program Cancellations •    A program may be cancelled if the program minimum is not met. •    Programs may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Make-up dates are generally not possible. •    If a participant cannot attend a program, he/she cannot send a substitute in his/her place.
    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.