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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Mattapoisett Village Walking Tour: History & Memories
    Mattapoisett Village Walking Tour: History & Memories
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Jul 25
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Jul 25, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Jul 25, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Walk through historic Mattapoisett Village with a Museum Guide and discover the unique history of this seaside town.
  • The 2024 Great Community Picnic
    The 2024 Great Community Picnic
    Thu, Aug 01
    Munro Preserve
    Aug 01, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Munro Preserve, 1 Main St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Aug 01, 2024, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Munro Preserve, 1 Main St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    In collaboration with the Mattapoisett Land Trust, sponsored by Eastern Bank
  • Mattapoisett Village Walking Tour: History & Memories
    Mattapoisett Village Walking Tour: History & Memories
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Aug 15
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Aug 15, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Aug 15, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Walk through historic Mattapoisett Village with a Museum Guide and discover the unique history of this seaside town.
  • Salty Story Walking Tour
    Salty Story Walking Tour
    Thu, Sep 12
    Munro Preserve, Mattapoisett
    Sep 12, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Munro Preserve, Mattapoisett, 1 Main St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Sep 12, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Munro Preserve, Mattapoisett, 1 Main St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Learn about the history of Mattapoisett's salt making industry

 Mattapoisett Museum programs are supported in part by a grant from the Mattapoisett Cultural Council, a local agency that is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

Past Events

  • Wanderer100 Exhibit Opening Reception
    Wanderer100 Exhibit Opening Reception
    Thu, Jul 11
    Mattapoisett
    Jul 11, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Jul 11, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Enjoy mingling, refreshments, and history at the opening reception of Wanderer100: The Afterlife & Legacy of Mattapoisett's Last Whaler
  • Remembering the Songman of New Bedford, Paul Clayton
    Remembering the Songman of New Bedford, Paul Clayton
    Thu, Jun 13
    Mattapoisett
    Jun 13, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Mattapoisett, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Jun 13, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Mattapoisett, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    This program will celebrate the life and legacy of of New Bedford's own Paul Clayton and his influence on the folk music scene of the 1950's and early 60's in the Greenwich Village.
  • Wanderer Model Unveiling
    Wanderer Model Unveiling
    Sun, May 19
    Mattapoisett
    May 19, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Mattapoisett, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    May 19, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Mattapoisett, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Reception for and unveiling of the recently donated scratch-built Wanderer Model built by George Lowery.
  • Open Mic Night
    Open Mic Night
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, May 17
    Mattapoisett Museum
    May 17, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    May 17, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    All ages and all genres. Doors at 6:00 for a start at 6:30.
  • Watercolor for Beginners - Beach Scene
    Watercolor for Beginners - Beach Scene
    Tue, May 07
    Mattapoisett Museum
    May 07, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    May 07, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    With instructor Lana Quann
  • Curator Talk on Summer Wanderer Exhibit At Annual Meeting
    Curator Talk on Summer Wanderer Exhibit At Annual Meeting
    Thu, Apr 25
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Apr 25, 2024, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Apr 25, 2024, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Curator Connor Gaudet will give a "teaser" talk on the upcoming summer exhibit: Wanderer 100: The Afterlife & Legacy of Mattapoisett's Last Whaler" at this year's Annual Meeting.
  • Watercolor for Beginners - Ned's Point Lighthouse
    Watercolor for Beginners - Ned's Point Lighthouse
    Thu, Mar 21
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Mar 21, 2024, 6:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Mar 21, 2024, 6:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    With instructor Lana Quann
  • Crochet for Beginners & Advanced Beginners
    Crochet for Beginners & Advanced Beginners
    Mon, Mar 18
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Mar 18, 2024, 6:00 PM – Apr 22, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Mar 18, 2024, 6:00 PM – Apr 22, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Perfect for those who want to learn and those that have completed a few projects and want some extra guidance.
  • A Celtic Evening in Mattapoisett
    A Celtic Evening in Mattapoisett
    Sat, Mar 16
    Mattapoisett
    Mar 16, 2024, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Mattapoisett, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Mar 16, 2024, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Mattapoisett, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    This program will feature lots of traditional instrumental music, mostly of an Irish nature but with some other widely flung musical traditions thrown in for good measure. Bring your instruments for a Irish jam session to close the evening!
  • Tabor Celebration Gospel Choir Concert
    Tabor Celebration Gospel Choir Concert
    Thu, Feb 29
    Mattapoisett
    Feb 29, 2024, 6:15 PM – 7:15 PM
    Mattapoisett, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Feb 29, 2024, 6:15 PM – 7:15 PM
    Mattapoisett, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Tabor Celebration Gospel Choir is a 20-voice choir, comprised of faculty, staff, and students, founded in January 2023.
  • Make a Sailor's Valentine! Co-sponsored with the Mattapoisett Land Trust
    Make a Sailor's Valentine! Co-sponsored with the Mattapoisett Land Trust
    Fri, Feb 23
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Feb 23, 2024, 10:00 AM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Feb 23, 2024, 10:00 AM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Perfect for ages eight and up. Register ahead or just show up!
  • Open Mic Night
    Open Mic Night
    Fri, Feb 16
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Feb 16, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Feb 16, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    All ages and all genres. Doors at 6:00 for a start at 6:30.
  • Open Mic Night
    Open Mic Night
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Jan 19
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Jan 19, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Jan 19, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    All ages and all genres. Doors at 6:00 for a start at 6:30.
  • Holiday Sing-Along
    Holiday Sing-Along
    Sun, Dec 17
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Dec 17, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Dec 17, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Get your holiday cheer on, singalong style!
  • Holiday Craft Fair
    Holiday Craft Fair
    Sat, Nov 18
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Nov 18, 2023, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Nov 18, 2023, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Holiday shopping and tasty treats!
  • Mattapoisett Bogs Tour
    Mattapoisett Bogs Tour
    Sat, Nov 04
    Mattapoisett
    Nov 04, 2023, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Mattapoisett, 141 Acushnet Rd, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Nov 04, 2023, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Mattapoisett, 141 Acushnet Rd, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Come see how nature is reclaiming Mattapoisett's retired cranberry bogs.
  • Oyster Farm Tour
    Oyster Farm Tour
    Sat, Oct 28
    Copper Beach Oyster Farm
    Oct 28, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Copper Beach Oyster Farm, 100 Mattapoisett Neck Rd, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Oct 28, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Copper Beach Oyster Farm, 100 Mattapoisett Neck Rd, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    See how oysters are farmed in Mattapoisett!
  • Crochet for Beginners & Advanced Beginners
    Crochet for Beginners & Advanced Beginners
    Mon, Oct 23
    Mattapoisett Museum
    Oct 23, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Oct 23, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Mattapoisett Museum, 5 Church St, Mattapoisett, MA 02739, USA
    Perfect for those who want to learn and those that have completed a few projects and want some extra guidance.
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