Shaking Hands with Stan Murphy at 100
Stan Murphy at 100, on display through August 21 on the museum’s second floor, joins the earlier Thomas Hart Benton show as one of the museum’s triumphs.
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Stan Murphy Exhibit Opens at the Museum
Stan Murphy’s body of work tells the story of the Island, craggy faced, thick skinned and strong of heart.
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Muskeget Island: A Bellwether for Changing Ecosystems
When Islanders think about beach erosion, grey seals may not be what comes to mind as a leading cause. But seals are top of mind for Crocker Snow.
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Museum Exhibit Uncovers Hard Truths
Titled The Chasm Is Not Closed, a new exhibit at the Martha’s Vineyard Museum uses a pair of tributes to the Confederacy to dig deeply into a disturbing chapter in the Island's not too distant past.
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Gazette History Exhibit Enters Final Weekend
Henry Beetle Hough’s desk is one of the featured items of Tomorrow’s History: 175 Years of the Vineyard Gazette, an exhibit at the Martha’s Vineyard Museum that ends this Sunday.
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Museum Returns to Edgartown with Cooke House Gardens
The Martha’s Vineyard Museum is now officially a two-town operation, following the dedication Saturday of its Cooke House Legacy Gardens in Edgartown.
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Top Writers Give Book Festival Audience a Sobering Account of Journalism Today
A book festival audience turned out Friday evening for a panel discussion on the Martha’s Vineyard Museum lawn with three of the country’s leading journalists.
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Museum Medals Honor Achievement and Giving Back
An archaeologist, a lawyer and civil rights activist, and an interior designer were each honored this week at the Martha’s Vineyard Museum medal ceremony.
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New Gazette Exhibit Tells a 175-Year-Old Community Story
Tomorrow’s History: 175 Years of the Vineyard Gazette opens at the Martha's Vineyard Museum this weekend. It tells the continuing story of a community newspaper that began in 1846.
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It's All in the Family at Music in the Courtyard
Jemima James and her son Willy Mason shared the bill as the Martha’s Vineyard Museum kicked off its 2021 Music in the Courtyard series.
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