The Museum will be closed all day on Wednesday, December 5 for a private event.

Fitz Henry Lane Online

Fitz Henry Lane Online

Discover Fitz Henry Lane Online—a freely-accessible interactive and interdisciplinary online resource created by the Cape Ann Museum.

Historic Properties

Historic Properties

Find out about the Museum's historic properties: The White-Ellery House (1710) and the Captain Elias Davis House (1804).

Annual Fund

Annual Fund

Please consider a fully tax-deductible gift to CAM's 2018 Annual Fund. To those of you who have already contributed, we thank you!

Today at the Museum

Saturday, November 17

Exhibitions On View

Library & Archives

Library & Archives

The Library & Archives are a major resource for the study of the industrial, social, maritime and art history of Cape Ann … find out more.

A Truly American Art Museum

A Truly American Art Museum

The Museum's collections, displayed in an intimate and inviting setting, celebrate the rich story of Cape Ann's evolving artistic and cultural history.The fine arts collection spans the full range of art made on and about Cape Ann, and uses the Museum's Library & Archives, historic buildings and artifacts to ground that art in a powerful sense of place.

In the Galleries

In the Galleries

The Museum’s collections represent the history of Cape Ann, its people, its industries, and especially its art and culture—we invite you to explore! The collection includes the largest grouping of works by native son and renowned marine artist, Fitz Henry Lane (1804–1865) ... read more.

"Unfolding Histories" Online

"Unfolding Histories" Online

In this online archival exhibition, users can explore topics including Native American life and the first European settlers, African American history and civil rights, the temperance movement, women’s history, the advent of railroad and mass transportation, as well as work, literary, and cultural life during Cape Ann’s early years. Find out more ...

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