Please note


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.

Find Library & Archives hours and information here.


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

Reciprocal free admission programs for

MTA members | Active duty military & family | ENHA Volunteers | NEMA, NARM & MTA members
EBT / SNAP cardholders


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.

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