Events

CURRENT Exhibits

Stearns, Shaw, and the Hallowells, and
Lydia Maria Child: Gathering up the Fragments
EXHIBIT HOURS: Sundays, 12:00 – 4:00 PM or by appointment
Medford Historical Society & Museum, 10 Governors Avenue

UPCOMING

MHSM Annual Holiday Party.
Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 7 PM – 9 PM
This year, we welcome and feature Joseph Zellner, character interpreter of Civil War Pvt. Solomon Pierce of the Massachusetts 54th Infantry. Refreshments provided.

Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist Series
Exhibit: “Gathering up the Fragments”

Learn how Lydia Maria Child, a Medford-born daughter of a baker, became one of the most important writers and activists in nineteenth-century America. Special focus is given to her portraits and personal items.

EXHIBIT HOURS: Sundays, 12 noon – 4:00 PM or by appointment
Medford Historical Society & Museum, 10 Governors Avenue.

Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist  and the “Stearns, Shaw and the Hallowells” exhibits are funded in part by a grant from the Medford Arts Council, a local commission that is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the City of Medford.

Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist is also funded by the Tufts Neighborhood Service Fund.

Medford Historical Society | 10 Governors Avenue | Medford, Massachusetts | 02155