The Woods Hole Historical Museum is a lively small museum with changing exhibits and diverse programs appealing to people with wide interests.
Founded as an adjunct to the Woods Hole Library “to establish and preserve a collection of objects and materials of cultural, historical, and artistic value, it has grown to a campus of several buildings housing exhibit, workshop, and archival space, as well as becoming an active publisher of works of local and historical interest.
In the Galleries This Summer
In Gallery 1: Science Connection: Woods Hole and Japan.
In Gallery 2: Historic Cod Fishing.
Paid Summer Internships Available
The Museum is looking for summer interns. For more information click here.
Seeking Donations for Biennial Auction & Tag Sale
The Woods Hole Historical Museum is planning for one of its major fundraisers, the Biennial Auction & Tag Sale and we need your donations. The event is scheduled for Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17, on the museum’s grounds at 579 Woods Hole Road in Woods Hole. To donate, contact the museum at 508-548-7270 or email the auction committee at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information click here.
Woods Hole Family Boat Building
Family Boat Building will run from July 25-28, Monday through Thursday, 8 AM to 1 PM. Over the course of those four days, participants will build their own 10’ skiff under a tent on the Museum’s lawn at 579 Woods Hole Road in Woods Hole. For more info, click here.