Historical Societies of Massachusetts
A - F


Acton Historical Commision
377 Central St.
Acton, MA 01720
Phone: (617) 263-7081

Acton Historical Society, Inc.
PO Box 389
Acton, MA 01720
Phone: (978) 264-0690

Acushnet Historical Commission
Town Hall
Acushnet, MA 02743
Phone: (617) 763-2488

Adams Historical Society
McKinley Square
Adams, MA 01220

Amesbury History Committee
Lion's Mouth Road
Amesbury, MA 01913
Phone: (978) 388-1420

Amherst Historical Society
67 Amity Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Phone: (413) 256-0678
Email: amhersthistory@yahoo.com
URL: http://www.amhersthistory.org

Andover Historical Society
97 Main Street
Andover, MA 01810
Phone: (978) 475-2236
URL: http://www.ultranet.com/~andhists/

Annawan Historical Society of Rehoboth
PO Box 71
Rehoboth, MA 02769
Phone: (508) 669-6464

Arlington Historical Society and Smith Museum
7 Jason Street
Arlington, MA 02476
Phone: (781) 648-4300
URL: http://www.arlingtonhistorical.org/

Ashburnham Historical Society, Inc.
Main Street
Ashburnham, MA 01430

Ashfield Historical Society
Main Street
PO Box 277
Ashfield, MA 01330
Phone: (413) 628-4541
URL: http://users.javanet.com/~ashfhist/

Ashland Historical Society
2 Myrtle Street
PO Box 145
Ashland, MA 01721
Phone: (508) 881-8183
Email: ashlandhistsoc@msn.com

Athol Historical Society
1307 Main Street
PO Box 21
Athol, MA 01331
Phone: (508) 249-4890

Auburn Historical Society
PO Box 413
Auburn, MA 01501
Phone: (508) 832-9449

Barnstable, Historical Society of the Town of, Inc.
(3353 Main Street-location)
General Delivery (mailing address)
Barnstable, MA 02630
Phone: (508) 362-2092

Barre Historical Commision
Hubbardston Road
Barre, MA 01005
(617) 355-4403

Barre Historical Society, Inc., The
18 Common Street
PO Box 755
Barre, MA 01005
Phone: (508) 355-4978

Beacon Hill Civic Association
74 Joy Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: (617) 227-1922
FAX (617) 227-7959

Becket Historical Commission
Becket, MA 01223
Phone: (413) 623-8934

Bedford Historical Society, The
2 Mudge Way
Bedford, MA 01730
Phone: (781) 275-1212 x.140
URL: http://www.bedfordmahistory.org

Belchertown Historical Association
20 Maple Street
Belchertown, MA 01007
Phone: (413) 323-7502

Bellingham Historical Commission
Town Hall
Bellingham, MA 02019
Phone: (508) 966-5838

Belmont Historical Society
Belmont Room (Local History Collection)
336 Concord Ave
PO Box 125
Belmont, MA 02178

Bentley College
Solomon R. Baker Library Archives
17 South Forest St.
Waltham, MA 02154-4705
Phone: (617) 891-2308

Berkley Historical Society
725 Berkley Street
Berkley, MA 02779
Phone: (508) 824-5367

Berkshire Family History Association, Inc.
Arrowhead
780 Holmes Road
Pittsfield, MA 01202-1437
Phone: (413) 442-1793

Berkshire Family History Association
PO Box 1437
Pittsfield, MA 01201-1437
Phone: (413) 445-5521

Berkshire County Historical Society
Berkshire Athenaeum
Historical and Genealogical Section
1 Wendell Avenue
Pittsfield, MA 01201
URL: http://www.berkshirehistory.org/

Berkshire Museum, The
39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Phone: (413) 443-7171

Berlin Historical Society
51 South St.
Berlin, MA 01503

Beverly Historical Society
117 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915
Phone: (978) 922-1186
URL: http://www.beverlyhistory.org/

Billerica Historical Society
(Clara Sexton House, 36 Concord Rd-location)
PO Box 381 (mailing address)
Billerica, MA 01821
Phone: (978) 663-8769
URL: http://www.billericahistorical.org/

Blandford Historical Society
North Street
Blandford, MA 01008
Phone: (413) 848-2787

Bolton Historical Society, Inc.
Great Road
Bolton, MA 01740

Bostonian Society, The
Boston Historical Society & Museum
Old State House
206 Washington Street (corner of Washington and State Streets)
Boston, MA 02109
Phone: (617) 720-1713
URL: http://bostonhistory.org/

Bourne Historical Society
24 Aptucxet Road
PO Box 3095
Bourne, MA 02532
Phone: (508) 759-9487

Boxford Historical Society
PO Box 281
Boxford, MA 01921
Phone: (978) 887-9545

Boylston Historical Society and Museum
7 Central Street
PO Box 459
Boylston, MA 01505-0459
Phone: (508) 869-2720
URL: http://www.boylstonhistory.org

Braintree Historical Commission
132 Middle St.
Braintree, MA 02184
Phone: (617) 843-5091

Braintree Historical Society, Inc., The
31 Tenney Road
Braintree, MA 02184-6512
Phone: (617) 848-1640
URL: http://www.key-biz.com/ssn/Braintree/hist_soc.html

Brewster Historical Society
PO Box 1146
Brewster, MA 02631
Phone: (508) 896-3058

Brighton Historical Society
68 North Beacon Street
PO Box 163
Brighton, MA 02135
Phone: (617) 254-6955

Brockton Historical Society
216 North Pearl Street
Brockton, MA 02401
Phone: (508) 238-9524
URL: http://www.brocktonma.com/index.htm

Brookline Historical Commission
Town Hall
2333 Washington St.
Brookline, MA 02446
Phone: (617) 232-9000 ext. 246

Brookline Historical Society
347 Harvard Street
Brookline, MA 02446
Phone: (617) 566-5747
URL: http://www.brooklinehistoricalsociety.org/

Buckland Historical Society
Upper Street
Buckland, MA 01338
Phone: (413) 625-6619

Burlington Historical Society, Inc.
Town Hall, Center Street
Burlington, MA 01803
Phone: (781) 272-4840

Cambridge Historical Society
159 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: (617) 547-4252
URL: http://www.pastconnect.com/cambridge/Default.htm

Canton Historical Society
1400 Washington Street
Canton, MA 02021
Phone: (781) 828-4962
URL: http://www.canton.org/

Cape Cod Community College
Nickerson Room
West Barnstable, MA
http://history.capecod.com/nickerson/index.html

Cape Ann Historical Association
27 Pleasant Street
Gloucester, MA 01930
Phone: (978) 283-0455

Carlisle Historical Commission
Town Hall
Carlisle, MA 01741
Phone: (617) 369-6136

Centerville Historical Society
Centerville Historical Society Museum
513 Main Street
PO Box 491
Centerville, MA 02632
Phone: (508) 775-0331

Charlton Historical Society
PO Box 252
Charlton, MA 01507
Phone: (508) 248-6526
URL: http://www.luoda.com/chs/menu.html

Chatham Historical Society, Inc, The
347 Stage Harbor Road
PO Box 381
Chatham, MA 02633
Phone: (508) 945-3642

Chelmsford Historical Society, Inc.
40 Byam Road
Chelmsford, MA 01824
Phone: (978) 256-2311
URL: http://www.chelmhist.org/

Cheshire Historical Commission
120 North St.
PO Box 73
Cheshire, MA 01225
Phone: (413) 743-2669

Chester Historical Society
15 Middlefield Street
Chester, MA 01011
Phone: (413) 354-7820
Email: HistoricalSociety@chestermass.com
URL: http://www.chestermass.com/Chester_Historical
_Society/chester_historical_society.html


Chinese Historical Society of New England
2 Boylston Street, Suite 210
Boston, MA 02116
Phone: (617) 338-4339
Fax: (617) 338-4583
Email: yehtf@aol.com
URL: http://yerkes.mit.edu/mbta/chinatown/chsne.html

Clinton Historical Society
210 Church Street
Clinton, MA 01510
Phone: (978) 368-0084; (617) 365-4877

Cohasset Historical Commission
179 South Main St.
Cohasset, MA 02025
Phone: (617) 383-0234

Cohasset Historical Society
Paul Pratt Building
106 South Main Street (location)
PO Box 627 (mailing)
Cohasset MA 02025
Phone: (781) 383-1434
URL: http://www.cohassethistoricalsociety.org/

Colonial Society of Massachusetts
87 Mount Vernon Street
Boston, MA 02108
Phone: (617) 227-2782

Colrain Historical Society
Main Street
Colrain, MA 01340
Phone: (413) 624-3360

Committee for a New England Bibliography, Inc.
233 Bay State Rd.
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: (617) 266-9706

Conway Historical Commission
PO Box 187
Conway, MA 01341
Phone: (413) 369-4654

Cuttyhunk Historical Society
PO Box 165
Cuttyhunk, MA 02713
Phone: (508) 971-0932 (summer)

Dalton Historical Commission
462 Main St.
Dalton, MA 01226

Danvers Historical Commision
c/o Town Hall, Sylvan St.
Danvers, MA 01923
Phone: (617) 777-2821

Danvers Historical Society
13 Page Street
PO Box 381
Danvers, MA 01923
Phone: (978) 777-1666
URL: http://www.danvershistory.org/

Dedham Historical Society
(612 High Street -location)
PO Box 215 (mailing address)
Dedham, MA 02026
Phone: (781) 326-1385
http://www.dedhamhistorical.org/

The Memorial Libraries
Memorial St.
PO Box 53
Deerfield, MA 01342
Phone: (413) 774-55811 ext. 125

Dennis Historical Society
Josiah Dennis Manse
PO Box 607
South Dennis, MA 02660
Phone: (508) 385-3268

Dighton Historical Society
1217 Williams
Dighton, MA 02715 (508) 669-5514

Dorchester Historical Society
The William Clapp House
195 Boston Street
Dorchester, MA 02125
Phone: (617) 436-8367
URL: http://dorchester.historic.org/

Douglas Historical Society, Inc.
Main Street
PO Box 176
East Douglas, MA 01516

Dover Historical Society
Sawin Museum
(80 Dedham Street, Dover Center-location)
PO Box 534 (mailing address)
Dover, MA 02030
Phone: (508) 785-0567

Dracut Historical Society and Museum
Lakeview Ave
Dracut, MA 01826
Phone: (978) 957-3036

Dukes County Historical Society
Vineyard Museum
59 School Street
PO Box 827
Edgartown, MA 02539
Phone: (508) 627-4441

Duxbury Historical Commission
c/o Rockland Trust
2036 Washington St. #FURNES
Hanover, MA 02339-1617

Duxbury Rural and Historical Society, Inc.
479 Washington Street
PO Box 2865
Duxbury, MA 02331
Phone: (781) 934-6106
Fax: (781) 934-5730
http://www.duxburyhistory.org/

Easthampton Historical Commission
Town Hall, Main St.
Easthampton, MA 01027
Phone: (413) 527-2211

East Longmeadow Historical Commission
Center Suqare
East Longmeadow, MA 012028
Phone: (413) 525-3305

Eastham Historical Society, Inc.
PO Box 8
Eastham, MA 02642
Phone: (508) 255-4968

Easton Historical Commission
Easton Town Office
Easton, MA 02356
Phone: (617) 238-9966

Easton Historical Society
(North Easton Railroad Station,
80 Mechanic St-location)
PO Box 3 (mailing address)
North Easton, MA 02356
Phone: (508) 238-7774
URL: http://www.historiceaston.org/

Egremont Historical Commission
PO Box 127
Egremont, MA 01252
Phone: (413) 528-1120

Elbow Plantation Historical Society
40 Converse Street
Palmer, MA 01069
Phone: (413) 283-6130

Erving Historical Society
(Main St, Erving, MA 01344-location)
9 Moore Street (mailing address)
Millers Falls, MA 01349

Essex County Historical Association
Essex Institute
James Duncan Phillips Library
132 Essex Street
Salem, MA 01970-3773
Phone: (978) 468-2377

Essex County Historical Association
23 Bancroft Ave
Beverly, MA 01915
Phone: (978) 927-0138

Essex Historical Society and Shipbuilding Museum
28 Main Street
PO Box 277
Essex, MA 01929
Phone: (978) 768-7541

Everett Historical Society
Town Hall
Everett, MA 02149
Phone: (617) 387-7059

Fairhaven Historical Commission
PO Box 212
Fairhaven, MA 02719
Phone: (617) 993-1707
URL: http://www.tiac.net/users/millie/histsoc.htm

Fall River Historical Society
451 Rock Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Phone: (508) 679-1071

Falmouth Historical Society
(55-65 Palmer Ave, Falmouth, MA 02540-location)
PO Box 174 (mailing address)
Falmouth, MA 02541
Phone: (508) 548-4857
URL: http://www.fuzzylu.com/history/home.htm

Fitchburg Historical Commision
City Hall, 718 Main St.
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Phone: (978) 345-9550

Fitchburg Historical Society
50 Grove Street
PO Box 953
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Phone: (978) 345-1157

Foxborough Historical Commission
Memorial Hall
Foxborough, MA 02035
Phone: (508) 543-5301

Foxborough Historical Society
PO Box 332
Foxborough, MA 02035
Phone: (508) 543-8298

Framingham Historical Commission
Memorial Building
150 Concord St.
Framingham, MA 01701
Phone: (508) 877-4333

Framingham Historical Society and Museum
PO Box 2032
Framingham, MA 01703-2032
Phone: (508) 872-3780
URL: http://www.framingham.com/history/hstsoc_1.htm

Franklin Historical Commission
Washington St.
PO Box 212
Franklin, MA 02038
Phone: (508) 528-0867

Franklin Historical Society
Ray Memorial Library
21 School Street
Franklin, MA 02038
Phone: (508) 528-9110

Freetown Historical Society Museum
(1 Slab Bridge Road-location)
PO Box 253 (mailing address)
Assonet, MA 02702
Phone: (508) 644-5310 (Mondays)




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