Museums, Historical Sites and Markers

Dennis Josiah Dennis Manse

1736 Josiah Dennis Manse Museum

61 Whig Street, Dennis (phone 508-385-2232)

Saltbox home of first minister and man for whom the town was named. Artifacts of early Dennis life, children’s room, spinning and weaving exhibit, gardens and Dennis maritime wing. 1745 one-room school house on the grounds. Listed on National Register of Historic Places.
June 23-August 31: Tues (10 A.M. to 1 P.M.) and Thurs (1 P.M. to 4 P.M.)
Sat June 23, July 14& 21, Aug 4 (1 P.M. to 4 P.M.)
Sat Aug 18, Colonial Day at the Manse (10 A.M. to 4 P.M.)
Sat Sept 22, Autumn at the Manse (1 P.M. to 4 P.M.)
Sun Dec 9, Christmas at the Manse (Noon to 3:30 P.M.)
Children welcome. Admission by Donation
Group tours of 6 or more from May to October @ $3 per person. Call 508-385-3528