Where in Westford is it? with Geoff and Bob

Where in Westford is it? Is a new Westford Museum series with Geoff Hall and Bob Spinozzi. Each month Geoff and Bob will investigate, examine and share the stories of

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Photo of the Parish Center for the Arts and the First Parish Church

A Tour (Virtual) of Westford with Saniya Choudhry and Irene Zheng

https://youtu.be/WMLA8b-jCyM Take a virtual historic tour of Westford and its Villages. Each of the villages are unique and have their own rich history. Your tour guides are interns at the

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Tour of the Revolutionary War Veterans and Civilian Casualties buried in Fairview Cemetery, Westford MA

The tour shows Westford Revolutionary War Patriots’ names on a map. Clicking a map marker shows a picture of their tombstone in Fairview Cemetery and additional information for the selected

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Bob Oliphant’s Weekly Westford Wardsman Podcasts

Listen as Bob Oliphant shares the weekly Westford news plus bonus information of Westford and our residents from over 100 year’s ago. The Westford Wardsman was published weekly as part

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Featured Artifact of the Week

Photograph From the Collection Black and white group photo from 1891, presumably of the Fletchers and Richardsons, at 120 Lowell Rd in Westford. The still standing house is known as

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Notable of the Month- Paul F. Bohenko (1935-2001) 

“The Jockey from Forge Village”  By James VanBever   Many people may have visited the Mall at Rockingham Park in Salem, New Hampshire, and not known that it was once the

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Don’t let Valentines Day roll by you this year! Make a donation and we will send your Valentine a card

From the collection of the Westford Museum-Painted wood model of a snow roller once used in Westford made by Bernard Wilder (1916-1994) in 1950. It was common to use oxen

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Upcoming Events

Hall & McLaughlin's "History of North Westford" (Part Two) From Long Sought Pond to Fletcher Granite

Hall & McLaughlin's "History of North Westford" (Part Two) From Long Sought Pond to Fletcher Granite

Wednesday, February 15, 2023    
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for a presentation exploring the history of North Westford, Part two: tonight we will picking up at the Dane Homestead and Long Sought [...]
Christopher C. Gorham; The Confidante, Book Launch at the Westford Museum

Christopher C. Gorham; The Confidante, Book Launch at the Westford Museum

Sunday, March 12, 2023    
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
The Untold Story of the Woman Who Helped Win WWII and Shape Modern America THE FIRST-EVER BIOGRAPHY OF ANNA MARIE ROSENBERG, WHOSE INFLUENCE ON AMERICAN HISTORY, FROM [...]
The Discovery of Tea and the Boston Tea Party

The Discovery of Tea and the Boston Tea Party

Thursday, March 16, 2023    
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
In this lecture we discuss the discovery of tea and its impact on history as early as the 1600's. We will discuss how tea impacted [...]
An Evening with Samuel Adams, Founding Father of the  American Revolution

An Evening with Samuel Adams, Founding Father of the American Revolution

Thursday, March 30, 2023    
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dressed in a frock coat and Colonial-era wig, re-enactor Mike Lepage launches into the life of our Founding Father Samuel Adams. He was a thorn [...]
Fibers of Life; Textiles from the Westford Historical Society’s Collection (Part 2)

Fibers of Life; Textiles from the Westford Historical Society’s Collection (Part 2)

Thursday, May 11, 2023    
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$15.00
Back by Popular demand. “Each of these artifacts has a history here in town,” said Penny, former director of the Westford Museum. “By looking at [...]