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Unidentified newspaper reporters and photographers waiting for the story to break c.1940, George P. Cocaine Collection

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WHM in the News

Wild and Precious’ at Worcester Historical Museum June 26” – Telegram & Gazette, 06.25.2014

Wild and Precious’ performance invites Worcester to celebrate personal diversity” –, 06.25.2014

Remembering Where We Came From” – Worcester Magazine, 06.19.2014

Survivors Recall The Devastation Of The 1953 Worcester Tornado” – WGBH 89.7Curiosity Desk, 06.13.2014

Free Vacation Week Fun – Dive into Worcester History” –, 04.19.2014

Author details how Revolution took root in Worcester” – Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 03.13.2014

Two minutes with Ray Raphael” – Worcester Magazine, 03.06.2014

Favorite Places: Worcester Historical Museum’s Salisbury Mansion” –, 02.17.2014

Plenty to keep Kids Busy” – Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 02.16.2014

Congress Alley mural to reflect creative spirit of Worcester’s ‘hippie haven” – Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 02.07.2014

World Series Trophy to make Worcester appearance” – Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 01.30.2014

Worcester celebrates half-century of Smiley” – Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 01.12.2014

5 ways to beat the heat” – Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 07.16.2013

On Gettysburg anniversary, remembering Col. George Ward, Worcester’s brave soldier” – Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 07.02.2013

Worcester Historical Museum exhibit chronicles region’s catastrophies” – MetroDaily West, 06.23.2013

Worcester Residents Invited to Share Stories of Past Storms” – GoLocalWorcester, 04.24.2013

College Students Reimagine Worcester’s Salisbury Mansion” – GoLocalWorcester, 04.10.2013

New Life In An Old Setting: Worcester’s Canal District Embarks On A New Era” – Worcester Business Journal, 04.01.2013

PowerPlayer: Worcester Historical Museum’s Bill Wallace” – GoLocalWorcester, 03.25.2013

“City hopes rejuvenating districts will boost tourism” – Boston Globe, 03.24.2013

Worcester cinema screening new film to celebrate black history month” – New England Cable News, 02.26.2013

Alden Gallery Opens at Worcester Historical Museum” – GoLocalWorcester, 02.23.2013

New exhibit opening at Worcester Historical Museum” – New England Cable News, 02.20.2013

Go! Alden Family Gallery” –, 02.21.2013

The past comes alive at revamped Worcester Historical Museum” – MetroWest Daily, 02.17.13

Historical Museum interactive exhibit revisits Worcester’s past”  – Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 02.15.13

Interactive gallery invites families to rediscover Worcester’s past” – Worcester Magazine, 02.13.2013

New Gallery at Worcester Historical Museum” – WICN 90.5 FM, Inquiry with Mark Lynch, 02.13.2013


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Every fourth Thursday until 8:30PM

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Salisbury Mansion
Thursday-Saturday, 1-4PM

Closed: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, President’s Day, Patriot’s Day, Memorial Day, Juneteenth Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day


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