Historic, classic, quirky, beloved Vineyard Preservation Trust’s iconic landmark properties are integral to the fabric of Martha’s Vineyard and include historic homes, churches, parks, galleries, commercial buildings, and gardens. These cultural icons and community resources embody the power of place and serve as the backdrop for island life.
Become a part of our landmarks’ history by hosting your next special event, wedding, performance, or meeting at one of our historic properties.
The Carnegie Heritage Center in Edgartown is open regularly to the public and offers historic tours that invite residents and tourists to learn more about the island through the lens of Vineyard Preservation Trust’s historic landmarks.
The Carnegie houses a permanent exhibition, Living Landmarks, a library of maritime books, rotating art galleries, a heritage shop, and reading rooms.
Learn more about these landmarks’ history and how they serve you and the community of Martha’s Vineyard today.