Upcoming Events

  • Mar 21, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for this virtual program co-hosted with the Mattapoisett Free Public Library. Stephen C. O'Neill will talk via Zoom about his work, The Life of Peregrine White: The First Englishman Born in New England.

Past Events

  • Sun, Feb 28
    Online Event
    Feb 28, 2:00 PM
    Online Event
  • Sat, Dec 12
    5 Church St
    Dec 12, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    5 Church St, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    This will be the LAST Pop-Up Shop before the holidays. 🎄🤶🏼🎅🏼Mark it on your calendar, write yourself a note, set a reminder on your phone, have your loved one send a carrier pigeon...just don’t forget. This is a great way to support the museum and get great gifts. We hope to see you!
  • Sat, Nov 28
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Nov 28, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
  • Wed, Nov 18
    Online Event
    Nov 18, 2020, 6:30 PM
    Online Event
  • Tue, Nov 17
    Tritown and Beyond Community Read: Communit
    Nov 17, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:40 PM EST
    Tritown and Beyond Community Read: Communit
    Featuring Marlene Pollock, Co-founder of The Coalition for Social Justice, Dr. Jannell Pearson-Campbell, Assistant Superintendent of Schools for the ORR School District, and Gail Fortes, Executive Director of the of the YWCA of Southeastern Massachusetts. Live musical performance by Rebecca Correia.
  • Sun, Nov 01
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Nov 01, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
  • Oct 08, 2020, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for a fascinating live virtual presentation by the Gravestone Girls about New England cemetery art, history, and symbolism.
  • Aug 27, 2020, 6:30 PM
    Online Event
  • Thu, Feb 20
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Feb 20, 2020, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
  • Sat, Dec 07
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Dec 07, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
  • Sat, Dec 07
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Dec 07, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
  • Sun, Nov 03
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Nov 03, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
  • Tue, Sep 10
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Sep 10, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Mendell will speak about the Civil War and the decline of whaling and Mattapoisett shipbuilding. Free and open to the public.
  • Sep 07, 2019, 2:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Learn about historic buildings, the electric rail, the saltworks on Goodspeed Island, the Charles King Mansion at the mouth of the river, “The Dude Special”, and more!
  • Sun, Sep 01
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Sep 01, 2019, 5:30 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Seth Mendell will speak about Mattapoisett’s separation from Rochester, the California Gold Rush, and the clipper ship era. Free and open to the public.
  • Tue, Aug 27
    Mattapoisett Free Public Library
    Aug 27, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Free Public Library, 7 Barstow St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Seth Mendell will show and discuss a collection of glass lantern slides depicting Mattapoisett circa 1900. Free and open to the public. NOTE: This lecture will be held at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library.
  • Tue, Aug 20
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Aug 20, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Seth Mendell will speak about the shipyards of Mattapoisett and Joseph Meigs Esq. Free and open to the public.
  • Aug 17, 2019, 2:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Learn about historic buildings, the electric rail, the saltworks on Goodspeed Island, the Charles King Mansion at the mouth of the river, “The Dude Special”, and more!
  • Tue, Aug 13
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Aug 13, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Seth Mendell will speak about the whaling industry in Nantucket, New Bedford, and Mattapoisett. Free and open to the public.
  • Thu, Aug 08
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Aug 08, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Party of the Sun is an indie folk band from New Hampshire led by songwriter Ethan McBrien and producer/multi-instrumentalist Rory Hurley.
  • Tue, Aug 06
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Aug 06, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Jill Sanford offers a way to experience American paintings from colonial times to today. From folk art paintings to surprising realism, then on to modern abstract images — visualize not only America’s growth and change, but also America’s developing artistic styles through time.
  • Thu, Aug 01
    Munro Waterfront Park
    Aug 01, 2019, 5:30 PM
    Munro Waterfront Park, 1 Main St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Join the Mattapoisett Museum and the Mattapoisett Land Trust for The Great Community Picnic at Munro Preserve in Mattapoisett. We will provide the tables, chairs, tablecloths, cash bar & music. Bring your own food, utensils & plates. Space is limited – buy a table while they last!
  • Tue, Jul 30
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Jul 30, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Seth Mendell will speak about Mattapoisett during the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. Free and open to the public.
  • Tue, Jul 23
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Jul 23, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Seth Mendell will speak about early Mattapoisett, including farming, trade, and shipbuilding. Free and open to the public.
  • Jul 20, 2019, 2:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Learn about historic buildings, the electric rail, the saltworks on Goodspeed Island, the Charles King Mansion at the mouth of the river, “The Dude Special”, and more!
  • Jun 27, 2019, 5:30 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    An invitational art exhibit featuring works by local artists, inspired by the collections of the Mattapoisett Museum. The exhibit features site-specific installations imbued with self-expression as an homage to Mattapoisett’s visual culture with reverence for the handmade.
  • Thu, Jun 13
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Jun 13, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett, MA, USA
    Appalachian born and New England raised, Providence based singer-songwriter Jake Hunsinger brings you stories and songs crafted in light of an unsure future in an unsure world. Christian Camarao, a folk musician and classical guitarist, will open.
  • Thu, Apr 11
    5 Church St
    Apr 11, 2019, 6:30 PM
    5 Church St, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Join us to learn from the man who built the beacon of freedom atop New York City's new One World Trade Center.
  • Mar 24, 2019, 2:00 PM
    5 Church St, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Learn the truth about the many myths associated with women’s clothing up until the 1920s.
  • Mar 02, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett
    Come enjoy an intimate performance by this talented, local, singer/songwriter!

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