Programs & Events

Please note: Dates and times are subject to change

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Youth & Family Programs


Quilt Design Fun

Wednesday, July 30; 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Included with admission

Drop-in and visit our Art of the Artifact exhibit to see a display of colorful quilts inpsired by our quilt collection and then create a quilt design out of paper or fabric. Quilts are beautiful pieces of practical art that keep us warm, tell a story and teach us shapes and colors. All ages are welcome to join in the fun!


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Free Fun Friday Sponsored by the Highland Street Foundation

Friday, August 8; 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Free admission and activities

Visit the museum as our guest as part of the Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Friday program.  All ages.


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The SS Wenham Pirate Party

Wednesday August 20; 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Member child: $10, Non-member child: $15

Adult non-member: museum admission

Register by August 17

Calling all pirates for an afternoon of swashbuckling fun creating a signature jolly roger, balloon-sword fencing and defending your ship in an outdoor water battle! All ages.


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Wenham Museum's 42nd Annual Family Festival and Craft Fair

Saturday, August 23 (Rain Date: Sunday, August 24)

Free museum admission

One of the North Shore's finest craft fairs featuring the region’s best artisans offering unique hand-crafted items, children's activities and the museum galleries. Bring your best-loved doll to the doll clinic for minor repairs, and commission a keepsake hand-cut silhouette portrait. Treat yourself to lunch at the award-winning Fat Belly BBQ Truck and see a demonstration by The Window Woman of New England.


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New Year’s Even Countdown to Midnight

Wednesday, December 31; 10 am – 2 pm

Member: $8, Non-member: $10

Register by: Saturday, December 27

At the door and day of $12

Walk-ins welcome as space allows

Museum open for this event only

Ring in the New Year at a museum-wide celebration.

Countdown to “Midnight” | Noisemakers | Hats | Face Painting | Ginger ale Toast

Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals | Wiggles and Giggles Music  


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