Centerville Historical Museum, Cape Cod
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The Centerville Historical Museum, founded in 1952, is dedicated to preserving and sharing the history of Centerville and Cape Cod
. The fourteen-room museum includes an 1840 house and contains an outstanding collection of historic costumes, maritime and military artifacts, quilts, Crowell birds, 18th and 19th century decorative arts, paintings, tools, and children's toys and dolls.
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The museum provides ongoing programs for all ages. The Third Grade History Program, family days, field trips, walking tours of Main Street, living history days, lectures, and an old fashioned Christmas Stroll are all part of our regular program of events that highlight the museum's collection. Open February through December.

The museum is open February through December, Tuesdays through Saturdays, from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


- Maritime gallery
- Colonial Revival kitchen
- Mid-19th century period rooms
- Glass collection including Sandwich glass
- Elmer Crowell carved birds
- Historic clothing and quilt collection
- Military artifacts, uniforms and weaponry
- 19th century school room
- Historic children's toys and vintage dolls

The museum is just a short walk from a playground, Four Seas Ice Cream, the 1856 Country Store and Craigville Beach:

513 Main Street
Centerville, MA 02632

· Adults: $7.00 · Seniors and Students: $6.00
· Children under 8 and members are free.