Worcester in 50 Objects

Worcester in 50 Objects

Together we share the stories that are Worcester.

What object tells your story?

Worcester Historical Museum invites you to help celebrate Worcester’s collective past in an exhibit of objects whose stories define our city.

the 140th anniversary of
OCT 27, 2016 – APR 22, 2017

A panel of community volunteers will select the 5O final objects to be displayed at the museum. The exhibition will include objects, or, in certain cases where the object is too large or unmovable, perhaps a photograph or some other representation of the object. If your object’s description is chosen, your photograph (to be taken by our photographer) and your statement of the item’s community importance will also be included in the exhibit.

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Please describe your object below.
How does it represent Worcester?
Why does this object matter to you?



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30 Elm Street
Worcester, MA 01609
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Contact Us
e: info@worcesterhistory.net
p: (508) 753-8278

Temporary Museum Hours

Gallery Hours
(Temporarily Closed) Staff will continue to be available by email and phone.

Library Hours
(By appointment only) Wed., Thurs., Friday 10AM-2PM library@worcesterhistory.net

Salisbury Mansion (Temporarily Closed)

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


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