59 School Street, Box 1310, Edgartown MA 02539 - 508.627.4441
Martha's Vineyard Museum MV Museum

16th Annual Evening of DiscoveryAnnual Evening of Discovery

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Future home of the Museum
Former Marine Hospital/St. Pierre School:
151 Lagoon Pond Road, Vineyard Haven.

Cocktails and Silent Auction 6:00pm
Dinner 7:15pm

This year marks the 16th time Museum friends have joined together for good food and fun at the Evening of Discovery. Coinciding with Sea Change: Martha's Vineyard in the 1960s opening at the Museum Memorial Day weekend, we invite you to spend the evening a few decades in the past. Experience the music, art, and culture that inspired the Island during this influential era in American History.

1960s party attire encouraged, but not required.
Reservations required.
Photo of Martha's Vineyard Regional High School Prom. Courtesy of Shirley Mayhew. c. 1962.

Tickets are $225 per person. Purchase tickets here or call Jessica Johnson at 508.627.4441 x117.

Annual "You Can't Spell mARTha's Vineyard Without A-R-T" PartyART Party

Saturday, September 6, 2014
Private Chilmark Home.

Enjoy fine food and conversations with treasured Vineyard artists at our annual A-R-T Party. This year’s gathering will take place in a private home in Edgartown. Heavy appetizers and cocktails will be served and the artists’ work will be available for sale with a percentage of art sales proceeds going to support the Martha’s Vineyard Museum.

Appraisal Day"What's It Worth?"

Friday, December 5, 2014


Private Home

The Board of Directors of the Museum invite guests to join them and appraisers from Skinner, Inc., for an Appraisal Open House. Each guest may bring one item for appraisal. Wine and hors 'doeuvres will be provided.

Appraisal DayAnnual Appraisal Day

Saturday, December 6, 2014


Museum Library; Reservations required.

Appraisers from Skinner, Inc., will evaluate your prized objects in this popular event. Items may be consigned for sale by Skinner with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Martha's Vineyard Museum. Reservations are required, and we recommend making them early. This event usually sells out quickly.

Christmas in EdgartownAnnual Christmas in Edgartown Day

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Jewelry Jingle

Make the Museum a part of your Christmas in Edgartown festivities! Shop the Jewelry Jingle for perfect holiday gifts. All proceeds go to the Museum.

Jewelry Jingle is open 9am-1pm in the Museum Library.

Gift Shop Deals

Members, shop in the Museum Gift Shop during Christmas in Edgartown and receive 20% off your entire purchase. Non-members, receive 10% off.

The Gift Shop and Galleries are open 9am-4pm.