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Witch Hazel For The Winter Garden

March 10th, 2021|

Down To Earth by Les Lutz The days are getting longer and there are already signs of life in the garden. One bright spot in the garden here [...]

Cape Cod Times: Gardens Aglow Photo Essay

December 1st, 2020|

A Treasured Holiday Tradition In this year of exceptions and firsts delivered by an unwelcome and continuing pandemic, two longtime local venues are going all out to make [...]

  • News & Blog - Tomato Plants

The Trouble with Tomatoes

September 18th, 2020|

Down To Earth by Les Lutz What a learning experience this summer has been. Along with many of my friends, I decided to grow vegetables this summer. The [...] Heritage Weathers Pandemic

September 14th, 2020|

Interview With Anne Scott-Putney September 14, 2020 Heritage Museums and Gardens has reported a successful summer and is ready for the changed shoulder season on Cape Cod as the fall [...]

Cape Cod Times: Car Show & Extended Season

September 11th, 2020|

Annual Auto Show Highlights The Classic Corvair September 11, 2020 Face masks, six-foot distancing, Zoom and elbow bumps: In some ways, Cape Cod’s summer season at cultural destinations has [...]

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Vegetable Plants In Ornamental Gardens

September 4th, 2020|

Composition of the Garden: Line, Form, Texture, Color & Mass September 4, 2020 For some reason, vegetable plants have been relegated to the back of the garden. Many [...]

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

August 14th, 2020|

Heritage Is Developing Strategic Plans to Improve and Increase Their Sustainability Efforts August 14, 2020 Climate action can be categorized by three terms: Reduce, reuse and recycle. Heritage Museums [...]

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Time For Herbaceous Perennials to Shine

August 14th, 2020|

Down to Earth by Les Lutz August 14, 2020 Mid-August is when ornamental grasses and many herbaceous perennials begin to shine. Beginning in late July and continuing through [...]


News Releases

The Hundred Acre School Is Expanding

February 10th, 2021|

The Hundred Acre School Is Expanding and Renovating to Provide More Options for Families February 10, 2021  The Hundred Acre [...]

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  • McGraw Garden of the Senses Opening
  • McGraw Garden of the Senses Opening
  • McGraw Garden of the Senses Opening
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Heritage Wellness Garden Wins Bronze

January 21st, 2020|

Heritage Wellness Garden Experience Receives Bronze Medal for Public Space Design The McGraw Family Garden of the Senses honored [...]

Sandwich Halloween Festival

October 2nd, 2019|

Heritage Museums & Gardens To Host Two Days Of Family Halloween Fun October 2, 2019 Heritage Museums & [...]

Heritage Opens Outdoor Art Installation

May 16th, 2019|

Heritage Museums & Gardens to Open Outdoor Art Installation, Human I Nature Artists in Action Days feature family-friendly art [...]

Hydrangea Success Series

March 21st, 2019|

Hydrangea Success Series Offering Seven Workshops for 2019 March 20, 2019 Hydrangeas inspire both professional and amateur gardeners with their [...]


Recent Blogs

1210, 2020

Symbolism of Gravestones

October 12th, 2020|0 Comments

Have you ever considered that graveyards are like outdoor museums? A walk through one will take you back [...]

2909, 2020

Top Ten Toys Made in New England

September 29th, 2020|0 Comments

Hi, I’m Amanda, Assistant Curator here at Heritage. I was the primary researcher for the Let’s Play! exhibition, [...]

1109, 2020

Driven By Cars

September 11th, 2020|0 Comments

Learn a bit from Jon Elmendorf on our auto committee about Heritage's auto collection. [...]

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