& HISTORY OF
Here are some useful
links to start your
cultural and historic
exploration of Cape Cod
John F. Kennedy Museum
The John F. Kennedy museum
is a tribute to perhaps the Cape's most famous and beloved
The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum is located on Main Street
Hyannis; a multimedia exhibit
designed to open a window on the days JFK spent on Cape Cod;
days relaxing with family, days playing football with PT109
buddies, days spent sailing on the ocean to which he was so
The exhibit features over 80 photographs spanning the years
1934 to 1963 and is arranged in thematic groupings to reflect
John F. Kennedy, his family, his friends and the Cape Cod he so
dearly loved. In addition to photography, a video narrated by
Walter Cronkite depicts the president's experiences on the Cape.
Several themed areas include charged oral histories of JFK's
For more information: call 508-790-3077 or contact the
Hyannis Area Chamber of Commerce directly.
Mid-April through October, Monday through Saturday 9am - 5pm;
Sundays and holidays 12 - 5pm.
November through early December AND mid-February through
mid-April, Thursday through Saturday 10am to 4pm; Sundays and
holidays 12 - 4pm.
Admission is $5 for adults and $2.50 for seniors and children
10 - 16 years of age.