Martha's Vineyard Museum

Upcoming Events

Waterfront Series: Chilmark - The Sea Sustains Us

Chilmarkers have always gone to sea: first from the beaches of Lobsterville, Squibnocket, and Nomans Land, and later (after the 1902 dredging of a channel...

MV Mini Maker Faire

Join the Museum at the second annual MV Mini Maker Faire, and explore a hands-on brainstorming experience that the whole family will enjoy. The Mini Maker...

Waterfront Series: Oak Bluffs - Playground at the Shore

Oak Bluffs is the only Island town designed from the ground up to meet the needs of summer visitors, and the only one with a waterfront lined with resort...

Waterfront Series: Edgartown - Business on Great Waters

Edgartown was, for much of the nineteenth century, a place where land met sea in a rough-hewn industrial district that serviced its own whaling fleet and...

Museum Summer Opening Party

Celebrate the summer season with a reception on the lawn, and the opening of Edgartown Campus for the last time before our move to the old Marine Hospital in...

Summer Volunteer Kick-Off

Join the Museum staff, and tour the current exhibits on display. Learn about upcoming events and programs as well as ways to get more involved as the summer...

Kids Hard Hat Tour and Scavenger Hunt

How do you renovate and restore an 1895 hospital and transform it into a modern-day museum? See how the experts are doing just that from a unique perspective...

20th Annual Evening of Discovery

Spend an evening in the Golden Age at the last gala before the Museum's big move. Check back later for more details. $250 per person. Reservations...

Larry Kaplan presents a Concert of Martha’s Vineyard and New England Folksong with special guest, Mark Alan Lovewell

Considered by many as one of the most respected song makers of the new American folk tradition, join Larry Kaplan as he plays new original ballads, and...

Waterfront Series: Vineyard Haven - Crossroads of the Coast

Vineyard Haven, a seaward-facing outpost of the Town of Tisbury, served the tens of thousands of ships that once passed through Vineyard Sound each year. A...