DHSM Out in the Community

We hope you have seen the DHSM’s presence within the community. Most recently, we participated in the Fairbanks Fall Fair, which coincided with Dedham Day. The DHSM had a table full of educational materials that people could handle and discuss. Visitors to...

Don’t Miss DHSM’s Dedham Pottery Dinner!

Be sure to attend DHSM’s dinner celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the first museum exhibition on Dedham Pottery, held at the Society in 1968. For more information, click on the Events tab or look to the lower left of DHSM’s home page. Don’t miss...

NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

The Dedham Historical Society & Museum has a new Executive Director – Johanna McBrien, a long-time leader in cultural preservation. McBrien succeeds Vicky Kruckeberg, who retired after eight years at the helm of the DHSM. McBrien joins the DHSM from Antiques...

Vicky Kruckeberg is retiring as Executive Director

After eight dedicated years, Vicky Kruckeberg is retiring as Director of the Dedham Historical Society and Museum. Vicky’s warm and welcoming style has represented the Society well in Dedham and the greater museum community. Her leadership of the Society has included...

Dedham Pottery: The Story behind the Crackle Blue Glaze

Are you intrigued by Dedham Pottery? Visit us and learn how the cobalt blue glaze and crackle effect became the signature marks of this beloved pottery. Find out how the Robertson family produced exquisite pieces in Chelsea before setting up shop in Dedham. Get a...

2016 Labor Day Hours

The Dedham Historical Society & Museum will be closed on Friday, September 2 and Saturday, September 3 for Labor Day. Our normal hours will resume on Tuesday, September 6 at 9am.

DHS Summer Schedule: Closing Saturday, July 30, 2016

The Dedham Historical Society & Museum will be closed on Saturday, July 30, 2016. We will resume our normal Saturday schedule on August 6, 2016 from 1pm – 4pm. Our weekday schedule has not changed. The office is open 9am – 4pm Tuesday – Friday...

Dedham Historical Society & Museum Holiday Stroll Program

FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY!!! “The Dedham Historical Society & Museum will join the festivities of the Dedham Square Holiday Stroll with a toy train layout. George Dunn, owner of the trains, will be on hand to share his hobby. The trains will be on view only during the...