Highfield Hall

56 Highfield Drive
508-495-1878

Mission Statement

The mission of Highfield Hall & Gardens is to preserve Cape Cod's preeminent historic estate by offering an engaging environment to experience the arts, explore nature, and appreciate history.

Vision Statement

Highfield Hall & Gardens is a dynamic and unique museum providing opportunities for education, entertainment and inspiration. The natural, historic, and cultural assets of Highfield Hall are creatively used to their fullest potential enabling residents and visitors of all ages to experience the arts, explore the natural environment, and value history. As a compelling and engaging destination, Highfield Hall & Gardens plays an increasingly important role in the cultural economy of Cape Cod, thus ensuring the long term sustainability of the organization.

Upcoming Events at Highfield Hall

Santa Visits Highfield!

Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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December Culinary Series: Peasant Bread in Under Two Hours

Wednesday, Dec 11, 2019 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm
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Holiday Tabletop Boxwood Trees with Anna Holmes

Thursday, Dec 12, 2019 from 3:00pm to 5:30pm
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Holiday Story Time And PJ Party

Thursday, Dec 12, 2019 from 6:30pm to 7:00pm
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Santa Visits Highfield!

Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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December Culinary Series: Cooking for Chanukah

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2019 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Falmouth, MA
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Recent News

Highfield Announces New Leadership

The Board of Trustees of Highfield Hall & Gardens (HH&G) is pleased to announce the appointment of Co-Executive Directors: Lisa Walker, Tara Keefe Burke, and Joanne Ingersoll. The team brings a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to the…

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Fall Riding Lessons At Lord Stirling Stable Online and Walk-in Registration Begins August 17, 2019 at 8:00 A.M.

Basking Ridge, NJ – The Somerset County Park Commission will be conducting registration for English-style, balanced seat riding lessons at Lord Stirling Stable, 256 South Maple Avenue.  Lessons are available for juniors (ages 9-17) and…

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Highfield Hall and Gardens - Video Extras: Relive the Magic Of Stickwork

Visit Patrick Dougherty’s A Passing Fancy today!One world-renowned sculptor. Dozens of community volunteers.Unlimited imagination. Limited time. View Patrick Dougherty’s latest Stickwork masterpieceat Highfield today…and for years…

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Highfield Hall and Gardens News - Looking Ahead to 2019

The year 2018 has seen some growing pains at Highfield Hall & Gardens. We would like to thank those who took the time to speak with us constructively about our exhibitions and help us better understand the needs and desires of the community we…

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Highfield Hall and Gardens News - December 20, 2018

HAPPY HOLIDAYS:To the Highfield members, supporters, and friends,Together, we welcomed talented local and international artists to Highfield, enjoyed the best of bluegrass from up and coming musicians, heard incredible jazz and classical music,…

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Monumental Stick Sculpture Coming to Highfield

One-of-a-kind Massive Stick Sculpture Coming to HighfieldStickwork at HighfieldJune 2019 - 2021Exciting news! Highfield Hall & Gardens was selected from worldwide venues for a monumental stick sculpture by internationally-renowned sculptor…

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11th Annual Holidays At Highfield Hall

Highfield Hall And Gardens presents its 11th year of spectacular decorating, seasonal activities and displays during the Holidays at Highfield from November 24 to December 3. Designer Sandra Cavallo and her talented team transforms the Victorian…

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Spring Open House at Highfield Hall

Join us for our annual spring Open House as we herald in our new season with art exhibitions that celebrate the ocean from Cape Cod to the Gulf of Maine. Join us for our traditional Maypole celebration.  Enjoy music performed by the Queen…

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Highfield Hall and Gardens Announcing Programs for Spring 2017

Music Lecture SeriesSpring events: March 23 & 25 and additional dates through November 4.Highfield Hall's music director Robert Wyatt will take you on a musical journey from bluegrass to Broadway in this year's music lecture series discussing…

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Highfield Hall and Gardens News - March 12, 2017

Enjoy seven nights at the world-renowned Casa de Campo resort in the Dominican Republic. You'll be surrounded by one of the most sought after golf courses, beautiful coastlines and a paradise of vacation experiences.  Play three championship golf…

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Highfield Hall & Garden’s Summer Open House Heralds the Arrival of Kanreki: A 60 Year Journey

Highfield Hall & Gardens will celebrate the opening of Kanreki: A 60 Year Journey, an exhibition of nearly 200 contemporary Japanese prints at its annual Summer’s Upon Us! Open House on Sunday, June 26, from 1:00 PM -3:00 PM. The…

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Cellist Sebastian Bäverstam and Pianist Constantine Finehouse Perform at Highfield Hall & Gardens

The talented protégé cellist Sebastian Bäverstam and pianist Constantine Finehouse will perform a variety of chamber music selections at Highfield Hall & Gardens. Both musicians have won numerous accolades and various competitions. They…

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Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival Arrives at Highfield Hall and Gardens

Highfield Hall & Gardens will offer a day full of lectures and demonstrations from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm in conjunction with the Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival. The morning begins with a 10:00 am lecture by Joan Harrison, author of Heavenly…

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Open House at Highfield Hall and Gardens Features Art Exhibitions and the Return of the Fairy Houses

Highfield Hall & Gardens announces its Summer Open House on June 28 from 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm.  The Open House celebrates the beginning of The Fairy Houses of Highfield Hall show as well as artist receptions for 3 additional exhibitions. The…

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Highfield Hall & Gardens announces Artist Talk and Presentation for Anne Mavor’s Ancient Landscapes: The Spirit of Place

Anne Mavor’s Ancient Landscapes: The Spirit of Place is currently on view at Highfield Hall & Gardens through July 6. An artist presentation entitled “A Painting Collaboration Across Generations,” is scheduled on Sunday, June 1, at 1:30…

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Violinist Emil Altschuler to perform at Highfield Hall

One of America's finest up-and-coming virtuoso violinists, Emil Altschuler, will perform at Highfield Hall on Sunday, May 25, at 4:00 p.m. Mr. Altschuler, who will be accompanied by pianist Keun-Young Sun, will perform a beautiful and fiery program…

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Music at the Mansion presents Frederick Moyer, Jazz Pianist

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 18, 2014 Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, adean@highfieldhall.org   Music at the Mansion presents Frederick Moyer, Jazz Pianist   Frederick Moyer, a superb classical as well as jazz pianist…

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Welcome Back! Open House At Highfield Hall & Gardens

Highfield Hall announces its 8th season with an open house on Sunday April 6th from 11:30 am – 3:30 pm.  A full slate of activities for adults and children is planned for the event which is sponsored by Atria Woodbriar. All are welcome and the…

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John Yankee, Liz Rogers and Robert Wyatt perform Holiday Concert at Highfield Hall & Gradens

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 6, 2013 Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions adean@highfieldhall.org   John Yankee, Liz Rogers and Robert Wyatt perform Holiday Concert at Highfield Hall & Gardens   Highfield Hall &…

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The Linden String Quartet to perform at Highfield Hall & Gardens

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 12, 2013 Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions adean@highfieldhall.org The Linden String Quartet to perform at Highfield Hall & Gardens The Linden String Quartet will perform at Highfield Hall…

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Bach is Best at Highfield Hall & Gardens

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       November 7, 2013 Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, adean@highfieldhall.org Bach is Best at Highfield Hall & Gardens    The life and work of Johann Sebastian Bach will be featured in a…

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The Ragtime Craze: A Robert Wyatt Lecture and Recital at Highfield Hall & Gardens

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 26, 2013   Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, adean@highfieldhall.org   The Ragtime Craze: A Robert Wyatt Lecture and Recital at Highfield Hall & Gardens   Robert…

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JazzFest Falmouth at the Mansion: Yoko Miwa Trio

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       September 4, 2013   Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, adean@highfieldhall.org   JazzFest Falmouth at the Mansion: Yoko Miwa Trio   Renowned pianist…

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National Exhibition of Mosaics Opening Reception July 12 at Highfield Hall & Gardens

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2013   Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, adean@highfieldhall.org   National Exhibition of Mosaics Opening Reception July 12 at Highfield Hall &…

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Massachusetts Cultural Council awards grant to Highfield Hall & Gardens

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 19, 2013   Contact: Barbara Milligan, Executive Director, bmilligan@highfieldhall.org   Massachusetts Cultural Council awards grant to Highfield Hall & Gardens   Highfield Hall & Gardens has…

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Music at the Mansion presents Ensemble Passacaglia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 10, 2013   Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, adean@highfieldhall.org     Music at the Mansion presents Ensemble Passacaglia     The Victorian elegance of Highfield…

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Judy Garland: America's Sweetheart, a music lecture at Highfield Hall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 25, 2013   Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, adean@highfieldhall.org       Judy Garland: America’s Sweetheart A music lecture at Highfield…

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Laszlo Gardony Trio to perform at Highfield Hall

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 11, 2013   Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, adean@highfieldhall.org   Laszlo Gardony Trio To perform at Highfield…

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Highfield Hall 2013 Music Lecture Series Begins with Jazz

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 4, 2013   Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, adean@highfieldhall.org   Highfield Hall 2013 Music Lecture Series Begins with…

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7 x 7: Paints, Pastels and Poems Kicks off Exhibition Season at Highfield Hall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 25, 2013   Contact: Annie Dean, Director of Programs and Exhibitions, adean@highfieldhall.org     7 x 7: Paints, Pastels and Poems Kicks off Exhibition Season at Highfield…

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Music at the Mansion presents Robert Wyatt on Gershwin and Rachmaninoff

Highfield Hall kicks off its 2013 Music at the Mansion series with programs on George Gershwin on Sunday, February 17 at 4:00 pm and Sergei Rachmaninoff on Saturday February 23 at 10:00 am.  Tickets for each performance are $20 for members and…

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Aurea Ensemble presents A Child's Christmas in Wales at Highfield Hall

Entering Highfield Hall at holiday time is to walk into 19th century splendor, with its rooms bedecked in grand floral flourishes, lighted trees and festive decor. On Sunday December 23 at 3:00 and 7:00 p.m. the majesty of music and the beauty of…

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Highfield Hall Introduces Bugs ‘n’ Blooms Summer Program for Ages 4 to 6

Limited space still available Highfield Hall in Falmouth will offer Bugs ‘n’ Blooms, the second session of its Summer Discovery Days program for children, beginning July 30. The program runs for six half-day sessions from 9 am to 1 pm.…

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