On Thursday, July 31, The John F. Kennedy Museum held a private reception prior to the Speaker Series event with Dr. Sergei Khrushchev. The private reception was held at the JFK Museum, which provided guests the opportunity to pause and appreciate the legacy of President Kennedy and his important place in history. Throughout the course [...]
Martin Sandler made a surprise visit to the Museum on Wednesday to sign copies of his book, Kennedy Through the Lens. There are still a few copies left at our gift shop.
The John F. Kennedy Museum and Cape Cod Baseball League Hall of Fame were pleased to welcome two Cape Cod League players today, John Karras (left) and Andrew Lee (right). Andrew Lee is a current pitcher and first baseman for the Brewster Whitecaps. He will be a junior at the University of Tennessee next year. John Karras [...]
The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum presented a screen viewing of the HBO documentary Ethel on July 17, 2014. The event was held at the Cape Codder Resort & Spa in Hyannis, MA. Specifically, the screen viewing took place in the Cape Codder’s main function room, which is appropriately named the JFK Ballroom. Before the [...]
The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum will be hosting a screen viewing of the HBO Documentary “Ethel” on July 17. The event will be held at 6:00pm at the Cape Codder Resort & Spa in Hyannis, MA. The screen viewing is part of the museum’s ongoing Speaker Series. Rory Kennedy, the documentary’s filmmaker and producer, [...]
The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum recently received an iconic statue of John F. Kennedy Jr. The statue depicts the historic image of young Kennedy Jr. as he saluted JFK’s coffin following his father’s funeral in Washington, D.C. The statue was sculpted by Richard Amadeo in 2000 and has since remained with the Everett [...]
Garrett Keenan is a new employee here at the JFK Hyannis Museum, focusing on visitor interaction and children’s programming. Keenan joined the museum in April and has concentrated his efforts on developing presentations and activities for the museum’s visitors. On June 10, Keenan unveiled a short presentation on the animals and pets of the Kennedy [...]
We would like to send out a special thank you to Connor Huck and the Cape Cod Technical High School. Huck spent the semester building a handcrafted wooden stand which is being used to display our replica of John F. Kennedy's Wianno Senior sailboat, Victura. Kennedy received his boat as a present from his parents when he was 15 years-old. [...]
Our museum is a silver award winner in Cape Cod Life Publications’ ‘Best of the Cape & Islands 2014 Readers Choice Awards’
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