Hours and Admission


Museum Hours

Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The Museum is closed on Mondays and on these major holidays: New Years Day, Easter Sunday,  Independence Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. On December 24 and December 31 the Museum closes at 1:00 p.m.



Adults: $12.00
Cape Ann residents, seniors and students: $10.00
Museum members and youth (18 and under): FREE


Library & Archives Hours

Wednesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Friday 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. by appointment


Historic Houses

Captain Elias Davis House (1804)
Guided tours of the Davis House are offered as part of the daily Highlights Tour and are included with Museum admission.

White-Ellery House (1710)
This off-site historic property is open by appointment from Memorial Day through Columbus Day, and on the first Saturday of the month from June through October (11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.). A list of special programs and exhibitions offered at the House can be found here.