JFK Hyannis Museum President and CEO to Retire in 2019

John L. Allen, President and CEO of the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, has announced that he will retire at the end of 2019. “I have been honored and privileged to lead this extraordinary museum and its talented staff,” says Allen, who turned 75 in February and discussed his retirement with foundation directors in

By |2019-04-26T13:49:30-04:00April 26th, 2019|News|0 Comments

JFK Hyannis Museum included in UK online travel article

The John F. Kennedy Museum is proud to be included in a recently published online travel article - Cape Cod and Nantucket ~ the New England of your dreams. The article is written UK journalist Neil Sowerby, who writes for Manchester Confidential, Leeds Confidential and Liverpool Confidential, and is about his 2018

By |2019-04-26T09:19:30-04:00April 1st, 2019|News|0 Comments

Thank you to the Rotary Club of Hyannis for their recent grant

We want to share big thanks with the Rotary Club of Hyannis for their recent grant enabling us to purchase equipment for our growing educational and cultural programs. 26 new iPads, a charging cart and an LCD projector will allow us to enhance our current civic-related pre-kindergarten through high school educational programming and reach

By |2019-04-26T08:52:20-04:00March 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

JFK Hyannis Museum a receipient of 2019 MCCC grants

HYANNIS – The Mid-Cape Cultural Council announced more than $11,000 in grant funding to nearly two-dozen recipients in Barnstable and Yarmouth. The council is part of a statewide network of Local Cultural Councils that supports thousands of community-based projects in the arts, sciences, and humanities every year. Grants support a wide range of grass-roots

By |2019-04-26T09:08:10-04:00February 7th, 2019|News|0 Comments

‘Ripple of Hope’ RFK Exhibit to Open at JFK Hyannis Museum

HYANNIS – A special exhibit commemorating the life and legacy of Robert F. Kennedy opens Monday at the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum. “RFK: Ripple of Hope,” which was assembled in collaboration with the RFK Human Rights Foundation, begins with Robert’s early years, including his time on Cape Cod. But the focal point covers

By |2018-06-28T13:05:16-04:00June 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Reflecting on Robert F. Kennedy’s lost promise

Cape Cod Times June 2, 2018 The bullets that mowed down Robert F. Kennedy 50 years ago this week cut short a personal and political transformation that had energized the Democratic Party and given hope to large segments of America during a period of great turmoil. For those who knew and loved the 42-year-old

By |2018-06-03T10:17:17-04:00June 3rd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Massachusetts museums offer free admission for military families this summer

BOSTON (WHDH) - Many Massachusetts museums are offering free admission to military personnel and their families this summer.Over 2,000 museums, zoos and nature centers across the country are taking part in the Blue Star Museum Program, which runs from Memorial Day until Labor Day.Blue Star Museums has provided free admission since 2010, partnering with participating

By |2018-05-31T14:31:39-04:00May 31st, 2018|News|0 Comments