• House Marker Program

    Historic House Markers

    Display your pride in Medford's History. Order a historical marker showing the date your house was built. Historic House Marker Program.

Stitching Classes with Beth Hayes

As part of MHSM exhibit “Stitching and Learning” that demonstrates how young women in the 18th and 19th centuries learned needlework skills through samplers, we are offering two opportunities to learn to stitch: SundayFeb. 19, 1:00 – 3:00 PM and ThursdayFeb 23, 6:00 – 8:00 PM

10 Governors Avenue.

Contact Beth Hayes to enroll at ​bhayesre@yahoo.com​. A small fee for materials. ​Bring scissors and a thimble. The classes will teach attendees the basics, enabling the participants to begin their own sampler creations.

Sunday, February 26, 4:00-6:00 PM   “History Happy Hour”

Suggested Donation $8, Age 21 and over10 Governors Avenue
See the Facebook Event here.

Learn More about Medford Brewing Company here.

New Medford history book released!


We are proud to introduce “Our Medford,” written by Medford teacher Mike Coates for kids and anyone interested in an illustrated introduction to Medford History.

The book began to be used in the Medford grade 3 classrooms in fall 2016.

Click here to view the book online. Printed copies are available for sale at MHSM for $20.  All proceeds benefit MHSM’s educational programs.

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Medford Arts Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.MAC_MCC_logo


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