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Vincent House Museum

99 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8235
+1 508-627-8619
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Oldest House on Martha’s Vineyard

The Vincent House was owned by generations of the same family from 1672 until 1977. It was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ITRT
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Virginia
Visited the grounds, not open on weekends!

As antique and history enthusiasts we were excited about visiting this historic site. Not open on... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2016
jpatrickr
,
Bonita Springs, Florida
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99 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8235
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Vincent House was owned by generations of the same family from 1672 until 1977. It was originally located at the Edgartown Great Pond in 1977 and was given to the Martha’s Vineyard Historical Preservation Society in 1977. The house is located behind the Dr....More

Thank ITRT
Reviewed 20 August 2016

As antique and history enthusiasts we were excited about visiting this historic site. Not open on weekends, in Marthas Vineyard in the middle of tourist season, unbelievable !! We were able to see the flower and vegetable gardens that were open, very nice. Able to...More

Thank jpatrickr
Reviewed 3 September 2015

If you want to maximize your museum experience on the Vineyard, I'd recommend buying their $20 package that let's to also get into the Cooke House, the Edgartown Lighthouse and the Sculpin Art Gallery as well. The most interesting thing I learned from this was...More

3  Thank Tim J
Reviewed 13 August 2015

nice easy tour of a 17th century MV home with many original parts. Good thing for a rainy day including the adjacent chuch and house.

Thank FrequentTravel24
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Wonderful old house set in the midst of busy little town. The grounds are gorgeous, the gardens to be envied. Love a little piece of history here in Edgartown.

Thank luvstogarden
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Ok we drove here and chased people between Whaling Church and the home. Was told to come back at 11. We did that no one at house or church. Told to go to other museum. We did and bought a pass but this museum we...More

2  Thank marciasturtevant
Reviewed 5 October 2012

We arrived just before closing time but the docent still gave us a tour around the house and told us the history of the house and the people who lived there. It was fascinating and we're grateful she was kind enough to do this. Fascinating...More

Thank TravelingNicx
Reviewed 28 September 2012

The Vincent house was built in the 1600s and it is furnished with items that replicated those in that existe in the house. The tour was brief--about 30 minutes--but very informative. The tourguide was very knowledgeable and interesting. All the downstairs rooms were viewed anf...More

2  Thank Les F
Reviewed 22 August 2012

We bought the tour package that included admission to the Old Whaling Church, The Daniel Fisher House, The Edgartown Lighthouse, The Martha's Vineyard Museum, and the Old Sculpin Gallery. We visited the Lighthouse, the Museum and the Gallery before making it over to the Vincent...More

3  Thank Beth R
Reviewed 22 June 2012

For $10, you get a guided tour of the Vincent house (c, 1671) and the adjacent Fisher house and "Whaling Church" (both early 1800s), The tours start in, and concentrate on, the Vincent house, a very well preserved Cape Cod style house, with some period...More

3  Thank Frank K
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