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JFK Hyannis Museum Names New President

Laura Dambier brings corporate and government leadership to growing museum HYANNIS, MA (Sept 24, 2019) – The JFK Hyannis Museum Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Laura Dambier has been chosen to become the next president of the museum. Dambier, an accomplished senior executive leader with more than 30 years of

By |2019-09-26T16:26:53-04:00September 26th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Two days of summer learning fun for Ezra H. Baker Innovation School’s summer program students

The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum hosted two days of summer learning fun for Ezra H. Baker Innovation School’s summer program students. The first day students enjoyed STEM lessons with the museum’s education staff. The second day was a field trip to Race Point Beach in Provincetown, where National Seashore park rangers provided students with

By |2019-08-30T11:19:13-04:00August 30th, 2019|News|0 Comments

A special two-week memorial exhibit honoring Edward M. Kennedy on the 10th anniversary of his passing

We are proud to display a special two-week memorial exhibit honoring Edward M. Kennedy on the 10th anniversary of his passing. The JFK Hyannis Museum opened in 1992, and from the very beginning, Senator Kennedy was deeply involved and supportive of the Museum and its mission. As he said at the opening event: “On behalf

By |2019-08-30T11:19:46-04:00August 30th, 2019|News|0 Comments

JFK Hyannis Museum Foundation awards scholarships

Barnstable High School 2019 graduate Ila Maeve Bedenkop and Cape Cod Regional Technical High School graduate Hannah Capra have each won a $2,500 scholarship for their civic engagement from the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum Foundation. The museum foundation received 45 essays, submitted from 14 Cape and Islands high schools, for its annual scholarship program.

By |2019-07-16T13:22:36-04:00July 16th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Cape Cod Remembers JFK Jr.

Now open at the JFK Hyannis Museum is a new exhibit devoted to the life of John F. Kennedy Jr., a modest yet poignant history that explores his public connection and also marks the 20th anniversary of his tragic death. Curated by Rebecca Pierce-Merrick, the museum’s director emeritus, the exhibit subtly conveys Cape Cod’s very

By |2019-06-20T12:28:25-04:00June 20th, 2019|News|0 Comments