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Home for the Holidays

Join us at Salisbury Mansion for a new twist on the season as decorators let their imaginations run to whimsy and fun

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Extended through November 16

Mass Humanities recently announced a grant of $15,000 to Worcester Historical Museum for our project on the history of the LGBTQ+ community in Worcester County

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Women Who Mapped the Stars

4th Wall is proud to present the Central Massachusetts premiere of this riveting and fascinating chronicle of five women who are responsible for creating the celestial road map astronomers use today

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Spring 2019 Annual Appeal

Who will tell your story? We do and we will…with your help! At Worcester Historical Museum, we collect and share stories from the past for today—and continue preserving today’s stories for tomorrow.

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Digital Worcester

Digital Worcester uses digital technologies to make internet-accessible historical materials that illuminate Worcester’s rich past

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Free February

Show your love for Worcester history by inviting friends and family to join. New members save

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Revolutionary Worcester

An exploration of Worcester during the American Revolution

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“Be Our Valentine” Winners!

View the 2019 winners of our annual “Be Our Valentine” contest!

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Growing Up Worcester

See drawings from Worcester native, Jarrett Krosoczka’s new memoir, Hey, Kiddo alongside the historic images from the WHM collection

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Quilts: Practical Pieces

The exhibit highlights quilts from the collection as well as loaned pieces that show a new direction for quilting in the age of technology

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