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  • Alden House Museum & Historical Site
  • American Textile History Museum
  • The Art Complex Museum
  • Boston Athenaeum
  • Boston Fire Museum
  • Boston Public Library
  • BU Art Gallery
  • Cape Museum of Fine Arts
  • Charles River Museum Of Industry
  • The Children's Museum
  • The Commonwealth Museum
  • The Computer Museum
  • Concord Museum
  • Davis Museum & Cultural Center
  • Decordova Museum And Sculpture Park
  • Discovery Museums
  • Dreams of Freedom:
    Boston's Immigration Museum

  • Ecotarium
  • Fuller Craft Museum
  • Garden In The Woods
  • Gibson House Museum
  • Hancock Shaker Village
  • Harvard University Art Museum
  • Harvard Museum of Natural History
  • Higgins Armory Museum
  • House of Seven Gables
  • Hull Lifesaving Museum
  • Institute Of Contemporary Art
  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
  • The Jackson Homestead Museum
  • John F. Kennedy Library
  • Kendall Whaling Museum
  • Larz Anderson Auto Museum
  • Longyear Museum
  • Lynn Museum
  • Massachusetts Audubon Society
  • Massachusetts Horticultural Society Library
  • Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art
  • MIT Museum
  • Museum of Bad Art
  • Museum of African American History
  • Museum of Fine Arts
  • Museum of Our National Heritage
  • Museum of Science
  • Museum of Transportation
  • Museum of Useful Things
  • Nantucket Historical Association
  • Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
  • New Bedford Whaling Museum
  • New England Aquarium
  • New England Sports Museum
  • Nichols House Museum
  • Old South Meeting House
  • Old State House
  • Orchard House
  • Paul Revere House
  • Peabody Essex Museum
  • Plimoth Plantation
  • The Robbins Museum
  • Schlesinger Library On The History Of Women
  • Society For The Preservation of
    New England Antiquities

  • Spellman Museum Of Stamps & Postal History
  • Springfield Museums/Springfield Science Museum
  • Stonehurst, the Robert Treat Paine Estate
  • USS Constitution Museum
  • Waterworks Museum
  • Worcester Art Museum
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    MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY

    46 Joy Street,
    Beacon Hill - Boston

    The Museum of Afro American History (MAAH) is a not-for-profit history institution dedicated to preserving, conserving and accurately interpreting the contributions of African Americans during the colonial period in New England.

    Admission to the museum is free (Suggested Donation $5).

    For more information call (617) 725-0022

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    MUSEUM OF NATIONAL HERITAGE

    33 Marrett Rd. (Route 2A), Lexington, MA 02421

    Featuring changing exhibitions on American history and popular culture.

    For more information call (781) 861-6559

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    THE COMPUTER MUSEUM

    Museum Wharf, 300 Congress St. Boston, MA

    Features include four galleries of historical and hands-on computer exhibits.

    For more information call (617)423-6758 or (617)-426-2800

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    THE NEW ENGLAND SPORTS MUSEUM

    First Street, Cambridge Galleria, East Cambridge MA.

    This new museum features video and audio tapes as well as sports artifacts and memorabilia to view and to purchase.

    For more information call (617)-621-0520

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    NEW BEDFORD WHALING MUSEUM

    18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA 02740-6398

    The world's foremost museum devoted to the historic interaction of humans with whales worldwide.

    For more information call (508) 997-0046

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    NICHOLS HOUSE MUSEUM

    57 Mount Vernon Street, Boston, MA

    This museum offers a unique glimpse into 19th and early 20th century Bostonian life in a historic Beacon Hill townhouse.

    For more information call (617) 227-6993

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    OLD SOUTH MEETING HOUSE

    310 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108

    No tax on tea! This is where the Boston Tea Party began. Built in 1729, as a meeting place and a haven for free speech and assembly. Old South Meeting House has been in continuous use for over 250 years. Today you can visit this National Historic Landmark and experience events that shaped our country through the new multimedia exhibition, Voices of Protest.

    For more information call (617) 482-6439

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    OLD STATE HOUSE, THE BOSTONIAN SOCIETY'S HISTORY MUSEUM

    The Bostonian Society, Old State House, 206 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02109-1713

    Founded in 1881 to save the Old State House from being moved to Chicago, The Bostonian Society is the historical society for the city of Boston.

    For more information call (617) 720-1713

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    ORCHARD HOUSE, HOME OF THE ALCOTTS

    399 Lexington Road, Concord, Massachusetts.

    Orchard House was home to the Alcott family from 1858 to 1877. It is generally believed that Louisa May Alcott set her classic work, "Little Women", here.

    For more information call (978) 369-4118

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    PAUL REVERE HOUSE

    19 North Square, Boston, MA 02113

    A museum interpreting Revere's life and Boston's history of the 17th, 18th and 19th century.

    For more information call (617) 523-2338

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    SPELLMAN MUSEUM OF STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY

    235 Wellesley Street, at Regis College, Weston MA 02493

    The Spellman Museum engages diverse audiences in the opportunities to learn from stamps and postal history.

    For more information call (781) 768-8367

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    USS CONSTITUTION MUSEUM

    The Museum is located adjacent to USS Constitution, in Building 22, Boston National Historical Park, Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston.

    The USS Constitution Museum brings to life the stories of the individuals who authorized, built, served on and preserved USS Constitution.

    For more information call (617) 426-1812

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    THE BOSTON ATHENAEUM

    10 1/2 Beacon Street, Boston, MA

    This is an independent research library (by permission only!) with important collections of early American books and documents. Guided tours are available by appointment.

    For more information call (617)-536-5400

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    THE ARTHUR & ELIZABETH SCHLESINGER LIBRARY
    ON THE HISTORY OF WOMEN IN AMERICA

    3 James Street, Cambridge

    A Research library contains one of the most extensive collections material on women's history.

    For more information call (617)-495-8647

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    THE ROBBINS MUSEUM

    17 Jackson Street
    Middleborough, Massachusetts

    The Robbins Museum is named for Maurice Robbins. Dr. Maurice Robbins 1899-1990 was one of the founders of the Massachusetts Archaeological Society in 1939 and our first president.

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    MASSACHUSETTS HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY LIBRARY

    300 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA

    This horticultural library features exhibits and reference materials about all types of plants and flowers.

    For more information call (617)-536-9280

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    THE BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY

    666 Boylston Street, Copley Square, Boston, MA

    This is THE library in Boston for sightseeing, research, events and relaxation. It has extensive research facilities, and original manuscripts, special collections and classic museum works of art.

    For more information call: (617)-536-5400

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    PEABODY ESSEX MUSEUM

    East India Square, Salem, MA 01970

    A museum of art, architecture and culture.

    For more information call: (978) 745-9500 or (800) 745-4054

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    STONEHURST, THE ROBERT TREAT PAINE ESTATE

    100 Robert Treat Paine Drive, Waltham, MA

    Designed by Henry Hobson Richardson and Frederick Law Olmsted, Stonehurst the Robert Treat Paine Estate, is the only museum devoted to these two pioneering figures in American architectural and landscape design history.

    For more information call: (781) 314-3290

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    LYNN MUSEUM @ the LYNN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

    Lynn Heritage State Park, 590 Washington St., Lynn, MA 01901

    Founded in 1897 by the the Lynn Historical Society this museum preserves the historical past of Lynn as it has expanded and industrialized over the years. There are hands-on learning and informative lectures held there.

    For more information call: (781) 592-2465
    Fax: (781) 592-0012

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    STONEHURST, THE ROBERT TREAT PAINE ESTATE

    100 Robert Treat Paine Drive, Waltham, MA

    Designed by Henry Hobson Richardson and Frederick Law Olmsted, Stonehurst the Robert Treat Paine Estate, is the only museum devoted to these two pioneering figures in American architectural and landscape design history.

    For more information call: (781) 314-3290

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    WORCESTER ART MUSEUM

    Salisbury St. Worcester, MA

    The Worcester Art Museum first opened its doors in the spring of 1898. The institution, founded by Stephen Salisbury III "for the benefit of all the people," today houses more than 30,000 works of art representing more than 50 centuries of creative spirit.

    For more information call (508) 799-4406

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    CAPE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS

    60 Hope Lane (Route 6A)
    Dennis, MA 02638

    The Cape Museum of Fine Arts illustrates the role Cape Cod and the Islands have played in American art from 1899 to the present.

    For more information call (508) 385-4477

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    HANCOCK SHAKER VILLAGE

    Route 20
    P.O. Box 927
    Pittsfield, MA 01202

    An historic site in Western Massachusetts who interpret the lives of the Shakers who lived here from 1783 to 1960.

    For more information call (800) 817-1137

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    MASSACHUSETTS MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART

    87 Marshall Street
    North Adams, MA 01247

    For information call (413) 664-4481

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    NANTUCKET HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION

    at the Quaker Meeting House
    7 Fair Street
    Nantucket, MA 02554

    For information call (508) 228-1894

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    THE MUSEUM OF USEFUL THINGS

    49 Brattle Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138

    For information call (617) 576-3322

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    SPRINGFIELD MUSEUMS/SPRINGFIELD SCIENCE MUSEUM

    220 State Street
    Springfield, MA 01103

    A variety of activities and special exhibits.

    For information call (413) 263-6800


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