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Atwood House & Museum Hours, Fees & Location

May 26 – October 31, 2017, the Atwood House & Museum exhibits are open for visitors. The Old House is available for visits by escorted tours. During the rest of the year, the exhibits are open for special events and pre-arranged group tours.

Between June and October the Atwood House & Museum is open for visitors. The Old House area is visited via escorted tour.
Student groups and organizations may tour the museum between October 31st and May 31st by special Group Tour arrangement.

Exhibit Days & Hours for 2017

January - December, 2017
   Sunday Lecture Series, Tour Groups, Special Events

May 26 to June 30
    Friday & Saturday 1 PM to 4 PM

July 1 to September 2
    Tuesday through Saturday, 10 AM to 4 PM

September 5 to October 7
    Tuesday through Saturday 1 PM to 4 PM

October 13 to October 28
    Friday & Saturday 1 PM to 4 PM

    Exhibits open, but Old Atwood House will be closed for restoration

December 9 to December 23    Holidays at the Atwood
    Tuesday through Saturday 1 PM to 4 PM

November - December:   Open for Special Events
January - December, 2018
   Sunday Lecture Series, Tour Groups, Special Events


Members of Chatham Historical Society: Free
All Adults: $ 10
Students (ages 8-18): $ 5
Children (ages 7 and under): Free

Museum Shop

Open - During exhibits
  and special events
  throughout the year.


The Archives, Research, Costumes & Textiles are open year round, by appointment.
Administration Office is open year around Monday - Friday, 9 am to 5 pm by appointment.
Call ahead at (508) 945-2493 or email for an appointment.
Use back entrance, please.

The museum is closed on Major Holidays.

Location & Directions

Locating the Atwood House & Museum

The Atwood House & Museum is located at 347 Stage Harbor Road in Chatham, MA 02633.
Proceed on Route 28 to the small Traffic Circle in downtown Chatham where Stage Harbor Road begins, heading south. The Museum is about 1/2 mile down Stage Harbor Road, on the left.   Click Here for a Local Map

Click here for Google Maps Info Page about The Atwood House & Museum, including map and directions

Click here for directions via

Traffic Detours: During the off-season, there may be detours on Route 28 due to local road construction. Check the Town of Chatham web site for road closure postings, or click Here for a local map with a route from Exit 11 of Route 6 to The Atwood House & Museum that avoids the construction areas.
There is no construction planned on Route 28 during the summer.