Falmouth Museums on the Green

55 Palmer Ave.
Falmouth, MA 02541- Map It
Phone: (508) 548-4857

AAA Editor Notes

Falmouth Museums on the Green is at 55 Palmer Ave. off SR 28 at the Village Green. Two 18th-century houses contain furniture, fine art, toys and textiles; exhibits depicting 19th-century whaling; a colonial kitchen; a display about pre-Civil War medicine; and a room that chronicles the life of Katharine Lee Bates, Falmouth-born poet of &#8220;America the Beautiful.&#8221; The Hallett Barn Visitor Center houses changing exhibits and vintage clothing. Colonial and herb gardens are part of the 2-acre complex.</br>Guided tours are available.</br>
Historic house tour $5. Visitor center free.
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10-3, Sat. 10-1, early June-early Oct. Historic house tour Tues. and Thurs. at 10, early June to mid-Oct. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.