Special Exhibits

Annual Art Exhibition

Each year the Museum presents an art exhibition in the new Gallery Building showcasing a particular artist or period of Monhegan’s artistic history using  materials from our collection, and from interested friends.

The show for 2017:

Reckoning with Nature: Andrew Winter at Monhegan Island

Boar’s Head oil on canvas, Collection of James and Phyllis Wyeth

July 1-September 30, 2017



Catalogs for this show and others are available.


We are delighted to share that Monhegan Museum of Art & History is Yankee Magazine's 2016 Best of New England Editors' Choice for Best Small Museum!