Curious and Fascinating Stories of Barnstable

The Town of Barnstable has a well-known, and occasionally eccentric, history. There’s always something new to learn! Did you know that a Barnstable resident was tarred and feathered? Or that […]

Spring Fling

Barnstable Historical Society 3087 Main Street, Barnstable

Opening Day! Strawberries, Champagne, Chocolate, and a rousing game of Croquet

Flag Day

Barnstable Historical Society 3087 Main Street, Barnstable

An Educational Event for the Third Graders of a Barnstable School

The Barnstable Patriot Exhibit

Sturgis Library 3090 Main Street, Barnstable

The month of July  BHS will display an exhibit of “THE BARNSTABLE PATRIOT" at the Sturgis Library

4th of July Parade

BHS will be in the Barnstable Village 4th of July Parade

A Book Reading in our Garden

Enjoy an afternoon in the Barnstable Historical Society Gardens; wine and apricots will be served

Enjoy a Little Scandal Before Dinner

Barnstable Historical Society 3087 Main Street, Barnstable

Join historian Nancy Shoemaker for an evening of tales and wails

Cemetery Tour

A guided stroll through a Barnstable Village graveyard, viewing some of the Town’s oldest markers