Martha's Vineyard Museum

The Martha's Vineyard Museum opened on March 13, 2019 at its new location in the former Marine Hospital overlooking Vineyard Haven Harbor. The building dates to 1895, when it was built as a refuge for sailors.  The museum boasts a wide range of artifacts and collections chronicling Island history and culture, including a rare Fresnel lens built in 1854 in France for the Gay Head Light. 

151 Lagoon Pond Road, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568

Phone

508-627-4441

Website

mvmuseum.org

Town

Vineyard Haven

Upcoming Events

Museum Exhibit: Above and On the Ground

Photographer Neal Rantoul witnessed the sudden spike in building development on the Island in the 1980s and 1990s, and sought to document the Island’s beauty...

3/2 10am
Museum Exhibit: Jannette Vanderhoop - Treasure Box

“Imagine a time when the Americas were being taken, pirates were active the world over, Europe was collecting curiosities of the 'other,' nature was being...

3/2 10am
Museum Exhibit: Making Change - Stories of Vineyard Activism

Every great national movement simultaneously rises from, and gives rise to, thousands of local actions. Despite its reputation as an insular world, distant...

3/2 10am
Museum Exhibit: We Two - Portraits of Vineyard Couples

This exhibition features a selection of portraits of Martha’s Vineyard couples. It includes oil paintings of whaling captains and their wives and more recent...

3/2 10am
Museum Exhibit: Above and On the Ground

Photographer Neal Rantoul witnessed the sudden spike in building development on the Island in the 1980s and 1990s, and sought to document the Island’s beauty...

3/3 10am

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