2016 November/December Holiday Hours

The Dedham Historical Society & Museum schedule for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays includes: closed on the following days; Wednesday, November 23 thru Monday, November 28, and reopening on Tuesday, November 29 at 9 am. We will also be closed Friday,...

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...

“Historic Gardens in Dedham” exhibit open

Photographs, design plans, and artifacts from some of the great estates in Dedham are on display in the museum’s new exhibit, “Historic Gardens In Dedham.” Produced with the assistance of the Fairbanks Garden Club, the exhibit highlights the importance of gardens in...

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...

2015-2016 Lecture Series

The Dedham Historical Society & Museum 2015-16 lecture series kicks off on Thursday, September 24 with Robert Cheney presenting a lecture on “Willard Eight-Day Clocks & the Mysterious English Connection.” For over 100 years, Simon Willard and his family of...

DHSM Announces 4th of July Hours

The DHSM will be OPEN the following days/hours during the week of the 4th of July, 2015. Office: Tuesday, June 30 through Friday, July 3; 9am – 4pm Museum: Tuesday, June 30 through Friday, July 3; 12 nooon – 4pm Library and Archives: Tuesday, June 30 and...