Osterville Historical Museum - News & Events


2018 Schedule of Events

June 14 
Opening Day

Explore our 2018 exhibit, “Crafting a Legend” and learn about the legacy of the Crosby boat builders–past, present, and future.

Regular Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thurs-Sat.

Every Friday beginning June 22 
Osterville Farmers’ Market Opening Day, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

On the grounds of the Osterville Museum campus. Enjoy breads, fruit, vegetables, flowers, jams, honey, butters, meats, cup cakes, cookies, salads, soaps, juice, pasta, olive oil, marinara, popcorn, donuts, and so much more. Every Friday – through September 14.

July 21
Village Day Antique Car Parade 
Osterville Farmers’ Market Opening Day, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Enjoy the 75+ antique and vintage cars on the Museum campus before our parade through the Village. Have an antique or vintage car? Join us…Registration is free…Email cars@OstervilleMuseum.org 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

July 26
Art@ The Museum

Renowned Cape Cod artists in a one day show & sale to benefit the Museum. 30% of all sales go to the Museum. 4-4:30 p.m. Members-only preview. 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. open to the public.

August 3
Free, Fun, Friday @ The Osterville Historical Museum

Join us for special kids activities during our Osterville Farmers’ Market. Special thanks to the Highland Street Foundation!

August 16
27th Annual Antiques Show @ the Osterville Historical Museum

40+ exceptional dealers from around New England featuring unique items in this much-loved event. Admission: $10; kids are free. Open to the public from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

September 1
The Museum will be closed on Saturday, September 1st for the holiday weekend.
September 14

Last Friday of Osterville Farmers’ Market and last regular Friday of the OHM 2018 Season. The Museum remains open year-round for group tours and special events.

October 6
Osterville Farmers’ Market Fall Festival  

Special Saturday Osterville Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Osterville Historical Museum

October 18
Annual Meeting

Parker House, 5 p.m. Welcome and vote on slate of new board members followed by a reception in the Vernon Coleman Mural Room. RSVP Here.

December 6
Members Only Preview Party

Festival of Trees @ the Osterville Historical Museum

December 7 & 8
Festival of Trees @ the Osterville Historical Museum

Dozens of magnificently decorated tabletop trees by local merchants.

Extended Museum hours on Friday, Dec. 7 until 6 p.m. Silent auction ends at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8.

Osterville Historical Museum
155 West Bay Road
Osterville, MA 02655


Admission is free.
Donations are greatly appreciated.