The 1730 Conant House is open all year, Monday-Friday, 10 am to 3 pm for self-guided tours to see our exhibit, “Falmouth: Changing with the Times”. Our Cultural Center rotates exhibits throughout the year. Additionally, the Museums on the Green offers a full range of adult and family programs, including our 2019 Lecture Series. Costs to most lectures are $ 5 for members and $ 10 for non-members, and are usually held at our Cultural Center, 35 Katharine Lee Bates Road, Falmouth unless otherwise noted. We also offer historical trolley rides on Wednesdays during the fall (reservations required), and in the Spring and Summer, walking tours of Falmouth on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 10 am (weather permitting).
Free Fun Friday
July 5 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pmFREE
Join a historic house tour, view the new exhibits and attend a reading of the “Declaration of Independence.” A visit from The Bubble Guy, free popcorn and ice cream from Smittys add to this fun, family event.
New this year–“Reading Frederick Douglas Together,” a public reading of Douglass’s 1851 Fourth of July address, “What to the Slave is the 4th of July?” To our knowledge, this is the first public reading in Falmouth. This historic occasion is a collaboration among the Museums, Falmouth Cape Verdean Association and the Cape Cod Cape Verdean Museum & Culture Center, with generous support from Mass Humanities, Mass Cultural Council and The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod.
Many thanks to the The Highland Street Foundation for supporting Free Fun Fridays at cultural venues across Massachusetts to increase access and enrichment opportunities for children and families during the summer months. Every Friday from the end of June through August, multiple sites are open for free. See a full listing here