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 Spring 2016 Lecture Series

Price: All lectures are free for Dedham Historical Society & Museum members. Non-members $5.00. Where: Lectures are held at the Dedham Historical Society & Museum Auditorium; 612 High Street, Dedham MA. For more information, call 781-326-1385 or email us....

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...

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...

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...

Time Travelers Benefit Program

DEDHAM HISTORICAL SOCIETY & MUSEUM ADDS “TIME TRAVELERS” AS MEMBERSHIP BENEFIT The Society is always looking for ways to improve benefits to our membership program. This year we are adding a program known as “Time Travelers,” a reciprocal network...

DHS Lecture Series Concludes April 23

DHS Lecture Series Concludes April 23 with Scholar & Author Brock Jobe Concluding this year’s lecture series on April 23, Winterthur Museum scholar and author Brock Jobe will discuss 400 Years of Massachusetts Furniture. Jobe, Professor of American Decorative...