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Casey at the Bat 135th Anniversary – June 3, 2023

Worcester celebrates the 135th anniversary “Casey at the Bat” a poem by Ernest L. Thayer, published June 3, 1888.

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We all got history…Worcester at 300

July 14, 2022 - October 8, 2022

We all got history… Worcester at 300, opened in the Museum’s Booth Gallery on July 14, 2022 and closed on October 8, 2022. The exhibition continued the community-wide celebration of Worcester’s 300th anniversary as an official town in the Commonwealth. Included in the exhibition was a small sampling of the museum’s collection that represents some of the people, places, and things that make Worcester the “Heart of the Commonwealth.” Each section in the exhibition offered a unique perspective with the inclusion of historic and modern objects, paintings, broadsides, and archival documents. These items invite you to see that unexpected objects

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