Dedham History: True or False?

Join us for a family fun program on Sunday afternoon, October 1, Dedham History: True or False?  Participants will start by purchasing a “score card” at the DHS and walk to six historic sites in the area. At each site, participants will hear a story from Society staff...

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...

2016-2017 Lecture Series

Please join us for our 2016-2017 Lecture Series. All lectures are held at the Dedham Historical Society & Museum, 612 High Street, Dedham. Lectures are free for Society members. Non-members $5.00. Programs begin at 7:30 pm unless otherwise noted. Thursday,...

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...

2015 Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving is a time to be with family and friends. Therefore, we will be closed Wednesday, November 25th through Monday, November 30th for the holiday. We will reopen on Tuesday, December 1st at 9am. The Board and Staff wish everyone a safe and happy...