Aerial photo of Westford Museum by Right Angle Photography, LLC

Aerial photo of Westford Museum by Right Angle Photograpy, LLC

Featured Artifact of the Week

Photograph of June Kennedy From the Collection The photo depicts June Kennedy with Colonel John Robinson’s rum cup in 1975, during Bicentennial celebrations. June was born in 1935, and grew

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The Westford Knight

Learn about the “Westford Knight”, a carving of unconfirmed origin in ledge rock on the hill approaching Westford Center from Stony Brook.
Statue and photo by artist D. Christiana

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February 2020 Museum Musings

This month we are kicking off our “Westford Celebrates Women’s Right to Vote” Event Series The Westford Historical Society in collaboration with the League of Women Voters of Westford and

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Upcoming Events

Harriet Tubman speaking in favor of women’s suffrage rights.

Friday, March 6, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

“I Can’t Die but Once” performance by Gwendolyn Quezaire-Presutti Tubman believed in the equality of all people, black or white, male or female, which made her sympathetic to the women’s ...   Read more

 

Photographs of Quincy W. Day, Westford Then and Now

Sunday, March 8, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

Do you recognize this house? Many of you probably drive by it every day. Join us at the Westford Historical Society for a fascinating slide show of photographs of Quincy ...   Read more

 

“I Now Pronounce You Lucy Stone” performance by Judith Kalaora.

Thursday, March 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

In this fiery presentation, Lucy describes the tension of Antebellum Boston.. Women were evolving from successful abolitionists to struggling suffragists! Challenging discrimination is not easy; Lucy Stone was never one ...   Read more

 

Westford Minutemen/6th Middlesex Regiment Annual Open House

Sunday, March 22, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

Visit and learn about our colonial period history, clothing and accouterments, and group activities.  Members of the Minutemen will also be available to talk about this April’s Col. John Robinson Trail ...   Read more

 

Taste of Nashoba ~Ticket Partner

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Lawrence Academy Stone Athletic Center, Groton MA

Celebrating its 19th year, the Taste of Nashoba has been an annual event showcasing the best restaurants, caterers, bakeries, and breweries from the region to thousands of attendees. Attracting over 1,000 ...   Read more

 

Hall and McLaughlin: History of NORTH Westford

Monday, March 30, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Stoney Brook School, Westford MA

Westford Town historians, Geoff Hall and Rich McLaughlin, will bring their knowledge and research of of  North Westford for an extraordinary presentation with a special slide show. They will share ...   Read more