60 Hope Lane (Route 6A)
Dennis, MA 02638


The Cape Museum of Fine Arts illustrates the role Cape Cod and the Islands have played in American art from 1899 to the present.

The Cape Cod Museum of Art is a museum located in Dennis, Massachusetts, USA. It is dedicated to the preservation and promotion of Cape Cod's artistic heritage, with a particular focus on the works of artists who have lived and worked on the Cape. The museum's collection includes paintings, sculptures, prints, and photographs by a wide variety of artists, including many who have been associated with the Cape Cod School of Art. The museum also hosts temporary exhibitions, lectures, and other educational programs, and has a gift shop that sells art and other items related to Cape Cod's art and cultural history.

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In addition to its permanent collection, the Cape Cod Museum of Art also hosts a variety of temporary exhibitions throughout the year, showcasing the work of contemporary artists as well as historical exhibitions that explore the art and culture of Cape Cod. The museum also offers a range of educational programs and workshops for visitors of all ages, from school groups to adult learners. The museum's education department also provides resources for educators and offers outreach programs that bring the museum's collection and exhibitions to schools and other community organizations.

The museum also has a library that contains books, exhibition catalogs, and other resources related to the art and artists of Cape Cod. Visitors can also find a variety of art-related items in the museum's gift shop, including prints, cards, and other merchandise inspired by the art and artists of the Cape.

One of the unique feature of the Cape Cod Museum of Art is that it is housed in a historic building, which was built in 1827 and was once used as a schoolhouse. The building itself is considered a work of art and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The museum's location on Cape Cod, surrounded by natural beauty and a rich artistic heritage, makes it a must-see destination for art lovers and anyone interested in the history and culture of this unique region of Massachusetts.

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