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Edward Gorey House
8 Strawberry Lane
Yarmouth Port, MA
(508) 362-3909

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In 1979 Edward Gorey purchased the 200 year-old sea captain’s home at 8 Strawberry Lane on the Yarmouth Port Common, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. After his death in 2000 the house became a museum, dedicated to Gorey’s life and work and his devotion to animal welfare. The house and its annual Gorey exhibits are open to the public from April through December.


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8/27/2018
Edward Gorey House
A must for a Gorey fan. The house he actually lived in on Cape Cod. The kitchen is especially fun. Imagine all his cats.
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8/24/2018
Fun museum of an unusual artist
Having grown up seeing Edward Gorey's cartoons in the New Yorker I enjoyed seeing the house he lived in. The house is full of his memorabilia. The docent giving the tour on the Sunday we went was...
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8/18/2018
Small but quaint
If you’re interested in Edward Gorey, it’s a short, interesting museum to tool through. He was a fascinating guy. The gift shop is well stocked with interesting prints, books, and novelties.
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