The Wakefield Historical Society was organized in 1890

* To preserve documents and artifacts related to Wakefield and its historical record.

* To inform Wakefield residents and other interested persons about the town's history through public programs, involvement with the schools and Museum Open Houses.


The Society's Museum

is located on the ground floor of the Americal Civic Center. For the convenience of researchers and other interested persons, the museum will be open on the second Tuesday of every month from September to May.

the Society Board, Not shown: Gene Moulton, Joe Bertrand
News: Document Donation Yields Surprise Treasure

Complete Schedule of Events for the 2008-2009 season ... to be announced

Twilight Tour of the Old Burying Ground, October 24th, 5:15 p.m., click here

Visit to the Governor Volpe Archives, housed at Wakefield High School, Nov. 20

Research Your House History, February, 2009 date TBA

Antique Appraisal Evening, March, 2009, date TBA