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Heritage Museums & Gardens

67 Grove St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2110
+1 508-888-3300
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You can enjoy more than 70 acres of gardens after visiting the art and history museums at the Heritage.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“antique cars” (109 reviews)
“car museum” (110 reviews)
“hidden hollow” (60 reviews)
LOCATION
67 Grove St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2110
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+1 508-888-3300
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"antique cars"
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"car museum"
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"hidden hollow"
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"tree house"
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"merry go round"
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"something for everyone"
in 61 reviews
"beautiful grounds"
in 38 reviews
"full bloom"
in 27 reviews
"special exhibit"
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"art museum"
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"magnolia cafe"
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"outdoor cafe"
in 14 reviews
"working carousel"
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"carousel ride"
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"musical instruments"
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"indoor carousel"
in 9 reviews
"christmas lights"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The gardens are beautiful, especially the hollow, which is a large outdoor kids creative play space. The 110 year carousel was a huge hit with our toddler (no lines)! We also enjoyed food at the cafe and the car museum. A great day trip.

Thank lisetteae
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a treat! J. K. Lilly’s beautiful collection of vintage and antique cars (40+) is special, and provides a great example of American automobile development and growth. From “horse-less carriages” of the late 1800’s, Henry Ford’s Model T invention, the early explosion of early and...More

Thank thaward
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Reviewed 1 week ago

gardens are gorgeous....and i loved the car museum! they have a great snack area, that serves wine, beer and sangria....and yummy sandwiches that are overstuffed.

Thank Cheryl H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are Gardens, trails, places to sit and contemplate, a museum with race cars, an outdoor eating area, a beautiful old carousel (free rides!!!), a treehouse, and much more. We were four adults who had a great time, and will return with grandkids. There’s something...More

Thank Purl22Knit
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't know what to expect, but we tacked on museum and garden entrance to our ropes course tickets. I figured we would just pop over and see what it was like, but boy was I impressed! Lovely grounds to wander through with a few...More

Thank _An0nym0usTraveler8
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds here are vast and beautiful! So much to see and do just viewing the gardens, but then you add the many antique cars and they always have a special exhibit going on in the center of the park. Wow! The place can be...More

Thank Grover_Ohio
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The automobile exhibition is a must see. The weather did not allow us to walk that much around the gardens but what we got to see was nice. A lot of flowers and not too crowded which was nice. A great place to visit if...More

Thank Yulie C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife is a gardener so we had to see these gardens. I was impressed even though I am not a gardener. It is a paved walkway plenty wide. There were numerous activities for children and even for men with the car museum. They had...More

2  Thank JMTurnbow
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really hard to find without GPS, better signage needed outsider and inside the gardens. Best part: The Flume, Worst: Lots of walking and hills although they do have a tram for the handicapped (not sure if just anyone can use thought) not too much for...More

Thank Dianne K
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HeritageMuseums, Manager at Heritage Museums & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback and we are glad you enjoyed the visit. We are actively working on improving our signage on the streets and grounds. Our transport cart is open to all our visitors to use but we do give priority to the handicapped...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fabulous time here viewing the antique race car exhibit and strolling the pathways to view the beautiful natural surroundings including all kinds of trees, shrubs and flowers. Hydrangeas, Lilies and Coneflowers in all kinds of varieties! Great ice cream and food along...More

Thank goolerloeb
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miriambogen
25 June 2018|
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I don’t remember seeing a senior price, we got a dollar off with AAA.
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Mary N
19 May 2018|
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Response from Vivi3399 | Reviewed this property |
The Rhododendron Festival is beginning May 26th-June 4th. They looked ready to bloom any time.
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mog710
6 October 2017|
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Response from Lydia A | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure where you went then? Besides the miles of walking trails... there are three museums on site, hidden hollow, one of the oldest carousels left, a maze, a labyrinth, many beautiful and informational hybrid... More
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