Calling all art aficionados! When you stay at The Captain Farris House, we encourage you to visit the Cape Cod Museum of Art in Dennis, MA! This exceptional gallery aims “to collect, study, interpret, and exhibit works by outstanding artists with a regional association.” As you meander through this artistic showcase, you’ll find a collection of artwork associated with understanding our Cape Cod heritage. Whether you are an artist yourself or just love looking at different types of art, an afternoon visit to this establishment will be a great addition to your getaway!
The Cape Cod Museum of Art Features Spectacular Exhibits
Before planning your visit, you can tour the Cape Cod Museum of Art Tuesday through Sunday. Here are our recommendations for how to experience this stunning gallery!
What You’ll See
Throughout the year, the Cape Cod Museum of Art displays some of the most compelling exhibits by exceptional, local talent. As one of the best museums in Cape Cod, you’ll find paintings, sculptures, photography, and much more! Typically, the displays change every two to three months.
Current exhibitions include Vernon Smith: Cape Cod Artist & Artisan, Depth Perception: Painting in Wax, and Contrasts: Varying Visions from Six Master Photographers. And, be sure to browse the JFK Memorabilia Art, a pop-up installation in the lobby!
What You Can Hear
From January to March, you’ll be delighted by the exquisite sounds of the Music & More series at the Cape Cod Museum of Art. This spectacular showcase features live performances from regional musicians on Sunday afternoons. In addition to the harmonious sounds, you’ll discover interesting art exhibitions and experience friendly conversation!
What You Can Make
A Cape Cod Museum of Art class is one of the best ways to learn about our artistic heritage. You’ll have the incredible opportunity to put your creative abilities to the test. Whether you want to try printmaking or specific method of painting, you’re sure to find the best class to suit your interests. Sessions are added to the schedule often so keep an eye out for updates!
What to Buy
After you tour of the Cape Cod Museum of Art, browse the gorgeous selection of collectibles in the CCMoA Shop! From one-of-a-kind pottery pieces to beautiful home decor, the perfect gift is waiting for you.
How to Celebrate
Annual celebrations and special events happen throughout the year. After you tie the knot at The Captain Farris House, many newlyweds plan a lavish Cape Cod Museum of Art wedding reception. On-site venues include either of the beautiful galleries, stunning garden, or quaint front lawn!
Book Your Stay at The Captain Farris House
After you experience the Cape Cod Museum of Art, relax at The Captain Farris House. Our historic bed and breakfast features some of the finest antiques and exudes an inviting atmosphere. When looking for a luxurious accommodation on Cape Cod, browse our selection of 10 guest rooms and pick the ideal one for your getaway.
To enhance your stay with us, consider booking The Captain’s Sweet Romance Package! This tantalizing addition features a wine from a local vineyard or winery, chocolate covered strawberries, silk rose petals lining the bed, and a guaranteed late checkout!
Plan your next Cape Cod getaway today!