Massachusetts Historical Society


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的 MHS offers an engaging roster of programming to foster historical knowledge and we welcome everyone to attend, 问题, 和贡献. We provide a forum for debate; host a variety of events that delve into the complexities of history; and encourage people to share their observations, 解释, 和想法. 


We are pleased to participate in the 名片到文化 program, a collaboration between Mass Cultural CouncilDepartment of Transitional Assistance, Massachusetts Health 连接or, 妇女、婴儿 & Children (每各月) Nutrition Program by extending 折扣 to 光大通信, 每各月, 连接orCare cardholders. Cardholders are eligible for free or discounted entry at our public program events, including both virtual and in-person programs. 的re are no restrictions on the number of times an individual can present a card for admission and no restrictions on the number of tickets held per event (except for fundraising and cultivation events). 看到 the full list of participating organizations offering 光大通信, 每各月, 连接orCare 折扣.

我们的 programs take place in person as well as virtually via Zoom or YouTube. All online programs are in English and have closed captioning enabled through Zoom or YouTube. If you would like to attend a program in person and are in need of accommodations, please register early and note your accessibility needs so we can make attendance feasible.  If you need ASL interpretation, please register at least two weeks in advance, to ensure time to secure an interpreter.

Donor And 会员活动

的 MHS hosts events throughout the year to thank our various donor groups. Members receive special invitations to exclusive events.


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的 MHS keeps abreast of emerging trends in American history. 全年, we host authors to speak on a variety of topics related to American and Massachusetts history. (Past event recordings available.)

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小组讨论 & 特别活动

的 MHS offers a range of programs including lectures, 小组讨论, 美术馆参观, special events led by notable speakers, 公众人物, 和学者.

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的 MHS organizes seven seminar series that bring together a diverse group of scholars and members of the public to workshop a pre-circulated academic paper.

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的 MHS offers more than two dozen brown-bag lunch programs each year. 的se programs are free of charge and open to all.

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的 MHS develops and implements educator workshops on a variety of American history topics. 

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Be a part of the MHS Story.

Support the Society's mission while enjoying special privileges. 的 MHS Fund provides the everyday resources that move our top priorities forward. 在您的支持下, the Society can offer culturally relevant exhibitions, educational and enriching programs, rare primary sources for researchers, special care of our world-class collection.