Important COVID-19 Policy update: Due to increasing Covid-19 cases, proof of vaccination is required for visitors 12+, ID required for visitors 18+ beginning January 13th, 2022.


Community Programs

The Museum takes seriously its commitment to community, collaborating with more than 30 cultural, educational and civic organizations each year.

CAM Connections

The Cape Ann Museum has a treasured collection that resonates with the personal and collective history of seniors with ties to the region. Committed to improving the lives of seniors, CAM Connections values the arts as healing and believes active engagement with the arts offers needed connection, reduces isolation and promotes health and well being. 

Gloucester Public School District Arts Festival

A celebration of the music, theater and visual art created by students in the City's public schools, sponsored by the Gloucester Education Foundation.

Rocky Neck Art Colony Distinguished Artist/Teacher Lecture

An annual lecture presented by the Museum in partnership with Rocky Neck Art Colony.

Charles Olson Annual Lecture

This annual lecture celebrates the American modernist poet Charles Olson (1910–1970); in particular his ties to Cape Ann and the people he inspired. The lecture is offered in collaboration with the Gloucester Writers Center and the Charles Olson Society.

Middle Street Walk

A lively afternoon of programs and events in celebration of Gloucester's Historic District.


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