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The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum Foundation preserves and promotes the legacy of President Kennedy, his family, and their deep connection to Cape Cod. John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum is a multimedia exhibit designed to open a window on the days JFK...more
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397 Main St, Hyannis, MA 02601-3914
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+1 508-790-3077
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this museum by total accident as we were exploring the town. Great opportunity for pics with a statue of JFK. There's free parking if you can find a parallel spot on the street.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TNHarleyChick
Reviewed 14 December 2018

My husband and I enjoyed the museum very much. So many great photos and videos to see. We were there for a while getting lost in the history of it all. A good take-in.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jdhoga
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Second visit to the museum and it was great to see improvements to the exhibits being constantly made. The Jacques Lowe exhibition of family photos was great with the highlight being the picture of Bobby Kennedy failing to hide his dislike of Lyndon Johnson at...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RobboH
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

My wife and I loved this place very pleased can’t wait to go again when we are back on cape in the summer!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Billy F
Reviewed 24 November 2018

Lots of parking and convenient to the main street of Hyannis. It is an inexpensive museum, but one that you can walk through as you wish. There are folks on staff there who volunteer more detailed information and you can ask questions of them too....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dr-Ing-Dchen
Reviewed 19 November 2018

This was a rainy day event that took about an hour to go through. There are wonderful items on display but the building and the displays appear tired. The staff was helpful which helped with the boring display cases.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 263deb
Reviewed 19 November 2018

I was very young, but remember Kennedy presidency and assassination. The many photographs brought back many memories, and the early Kennedy family photos were very enjoyable also. Wish we had allowed enough time to watch the entire Bobby Kennedy video. If the Kennedy family legacy,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tutter2
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

They have plenty of parking. Easy to navigate around and you can spend as much time as you need. The photos and memorabilia are great. The only negitive thing is the gift shop is way too small and it gets very crowded.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SLynnS03
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

The only and only Democratic I liked. Excellent museum, moving, thought provoking, impressive, inspiring.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Loouis S
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Museum is nicely done. Very large photos and lots of information is presented. You must enjoy reading to enjoy this museum. Nothing is interactive....you must read to gather the info. It’s very comprehensive for a little museum. We really enjoyed the experience and helped bring...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Amanda G
23 January 2017|
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Response from DemersTalent | Reviewed this property |
They are also very easy to talk to when you arrive. I saw them work out a deal for a family that had a disabled veteran and they had a limited budget. It is worth visiting.
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Barbara S
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Hi. Get them when you get there. Also several businesses in town offer a discount to get in for $5 off of admission.
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Response from JOHN L A | Property representative |
Hi We have a public parking area in back of the museum, and it is free parking. Any further questions, please call me, 508 790 3077, ext 4. John L. Allen
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