Aerial photo of Westford Museum by Right Angle Photography, LLC

Aerial photo of Westford Museum by Right Angle Photograpy, LLC

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Living and working in a new way ~ The COVID-19 Pandemic What would you like your children and grandchild to remember or know about the COVID-19 pandemic? Share your reflections,

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Women’s Rights in Westford

Women’s Rights in Westford timeline 1780                   Massachusetts State Constitution restricts voting to males only but omits “male” as a qualification for holding public office. 1819                   Susan Prescott becomes the

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Home Life

Not so long ago, the average home was a very different place. Candles lit the rooms instead of light bulbs, fires were used to cook things instead of ovens and

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Upcoming Events

A Walking Tour of the heart of Graniteville

Saturday, August 15, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
United Methodist Church, Westford Massachusetts Enjoy a historic walking tour of the heart of Graniteville with Westford Town Historians, Geoff Hall and Jim VanBever. Park in the larger parking lot to the left of ...   Read more


Discover Your Female Ancestors

Thursday, October 1, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

Was your great-grandmother or great great grandmother alive in 1920? Did she vote in that very first election after the ratification of the 19th amendment, that granted women the right to ...   Read more


"I want to go to Jail” A one-act suffrage play written by Swing and Dabanka

Sunday, November 1, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

“I Want to go to Jail” transports you back to February, 1919, when women suffragists grappled with unexpected obstacles in their quest for the final vote needed to pass the ...   Read more


Fibers of Life; Textiles from the Westford Historical Society’s Collections

Sunday, May 16, 2021 @ 2:30 am - 3:30 am
Westford Museum, Westford MA

This show & tell lecture is offered in cooperation with the Westford Museum & Historical Society. Their collection of local artifacts, from clothing and accouterments to linens and household items ...   Read more