Museums
Boston, Massachusetts
History
Waltham, Massachusetts
Historical Society
Arlington, Massachusetts
Cemetery, Historical Society, Library
The Arlington Historical Society promotes and encourages knowledge of the history of the Town of Arlington from its earliest days (1635) to modern times.
Watertown, Massachusetts
Art, Culture, History, Library
The museum is great place to learn about the Armenian heritage: ancient artifacts, rare manuscripts, rugs, textiles, paintings, and musical instruments. The Museum is the largest Armenian museum outside Armenia, and is the second largest ethnic museum in New England.
Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts
Arboretum
The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is the oldest public arboretum in North America and one of the world?s leading centers for the study of plants. Administered by the Office of the Provost of Harvard University and a link in Boston?s Emerald Necklace of parks, the Arnold Arboretum is a unique blend of respected research institution and beloved public landscape.
Chelsea, Massachusetts
Melrose, Massachusetts
Historic House
Belmont, Massachusetts
Historical Society
Boston, Massachusetts
Art
Boston, Massachusetts
Art, Children's, Culture
Boston Children's Museum (BCM) was founded in 1913 by a dedicated group of teachers who wanted to expose city children to objects from the natural world and also create an innovative center for the exchange of materials and ideas that would advance the teaching of science.
Boston, Massachusetts
Specialized
Boston, Massachusetts
Park
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Culture, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
We are Cambridge history. We inspire interest in and enthusiasm for the Cambridge experience; its changing landscapes and neighborhoods; its workers and thinkers; its daily life and innovative contributions to the nation. We are a resource for everyone who wants to know about Cambridge and its history.
Waltham, Massachusetts
Culture, History, Specialized
A curated selection of informative videos, articles, and looks at topics and artifacts central to industrial history and our mission—plus some fun stuff as well!
Charlestown, Massachusetts
Historical Society
The CHS is housed on the 3rd flr of the Bunker Hill Museum building. The museum itself is managed by the Parks Service in partnership with the City of Boston and the CHS. The CHS is a separate non-funded entity, and is membership fee based. Current membership is around 200.
Boston, Massachusetts
Historical Society
Boston, Massachusetts
Arlington, Massachusetts
Art, Culture, History, Historic House
Cyrus Dallin set the highest standard of the most robust American Classicism to date. His historic contribution was to connect the high art of Europe with the themes of America. Patriots, Indians, American War Heroes—each was given the attention and respect of a sensitive, observant man.
After his death, his work was ignored for decades. Many works were lost, abandoned, or thrown away.
Dorchester, Massachusetts
Historic House, Historical Society
We work to preserve the cultural artifacts of Dorchester’s past to inspire the imaginations of future generations.
Boston, Massachusetts
Newton, Massachusetts
Boston, Massachusetts
Historical Society
Boston, Massachusetts
Chelsea, Massachusetts
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Art, University
Discover the rich collections of the Fogg, Busch-Reisinger, and Arthur M. Sackler Museums, newly united in a state-of-the-art facility designed by Renzo Piano Building Workshop.
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Anthropology, Archaeology, Culture, History, Library, Natural History, Science, University
With a mission to enhance public understanding and appreciation of the natural world, the Harvard Museum of Natural History presents to the public Harvard’s natural history collections and research of scientists across the University.
Boston, Massachusetts
History
Watertown, Massachusetts
Historical Society
Roslindale, Massachusetts