Featured Artifact of the Week

Abbot Hall Postcard From the Postcard Collection Real photo postcard of the Abbot Hall at the corner of Bradford and Pleasant Streets in Westford’s Forge Village. According to Playe.com, the

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Bob Oliphant’s Weekly Westford Wardsman Podcasts

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

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A Self Guided ARTIST TOUR of the David P. Christiana SCULPTURES in Westford Center

Welcome to the Westford Historical Society’s self-guided 45-minute Artist Tour of the David P. Christiana’s Sculptures in Westford Center. Start your tour at the Westford Museum (2 Boston Rd.), Follow

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Hall and McLaughlin – History of North Westford (Part 1&2)

Westford Town historians, Geoff Hall and Rich McLaughlin, bring their knowledge and research of North Westford for an extraordinary presentation They will share highlights of North Westford’s history from the

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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, December 3, 1921

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. There have been no school sessions the most of this week. “The firemen’s ball on Thanksgiving eve

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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, November 26, 1921

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. Misses S. C., L. B. and M. Atwood went last Saturday for their annual winter stay in

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Granite Bowl

Featured Artifact of the Week

Stone Bowl From the Road to Westford Exhibit Circular gray granite bowl, or mortar, normally used for processing food like corn. It is about eight inches in circumference, and five

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Upcoming Events

Visit the Westford Museum table at the Westford Academy Bazaar

Visit the Westford Museum table at the Westford Academy Bazaar

Saturday, December 4, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Westford Academy, Westford Massachusetts

Featuring books by local authors and Westford gift items.  Read more

 

David Brody's New Book "Romerica" Discussion & Book Signing

David Brody's New Book "Romerica" Discussion & Book Signing

Sunday, December 5, 2021 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

“Scores of Roman-era coins, artifacts and fortifications have been found across New England and the Ohio River Valley. They didn’t just swim across the Atlantic on their own, of course. ...   Read more

 

The Abbot Worsted Company; The Business, the People and the Community (A Virtual Event)

The Abbot Worsted Company; The Business, the People and the Community (A Virtual Event)

Wednesday, January 12, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Virtual Meeting

Penny Lacroix is the former director of the Westford Museum. She has since made fiber arts – specifically weaving and spinning – her fulltime business. With fiber arts in her ...   Read more

 

Virginia Hall, A WWII spy behind enemy lines, A VIRTUAL Author Discussion w/ Heather Demetrios

Virginia Hall, A WWII spy behind enemy lines, A VIRTUAL Author Discussion w/ Heather Demetrios

Tuesday, March 1, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Virtual Meeting

Join us for a book reading and discussion with Heather Demetrios on her new book Code Name Badass, the true story of Virginia Hall. Code Name Verity meets Inglourious Basterds ...   Read more