View All


The Cultural and Environmental Significance of the Great Marsh

Saturday, September 18, 2021

Date & Time

Saturday, September 18, 2021

Time Slot(s):


The Great Marsh was a creative catalyst for renowned American artists Fitz Henry Lane (1804-1865) and Martin Johnson Heade (1819-1904). This panel discussion, presented on the first day of a special spotlight exhibit of work by Lane and Heade, will explore the Great Marsh’s cultural and environmental significance. Also on display will be photographs of the marshes of Cape Ann taken by Martha Hale Harvey (1863-1949) and printed by Guggenheim fellowship recipient Anne Rearick.

Reservations: www.capeannmuseum.org/events 978-283-0455


27 Pleasant St, Gloucester, MA 01930

27 Pleasant St, Gloucester, MA 01930



Accessible / Wheelchair or stroller accommodating

Parking Available

Restrooms Available

Event Category

  • Arts & Culture
  • History
  • Nature / Science

2023 Sponsors