Aerial photo of Westford Museum by Right Angle Photography, LLC
Aerial photo of Westford Museum by Right Angle Photograpy, LLC
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Featured Artifact of the Week

Railroad Clock From the museum This Regulator Railroad Clock was made no earlier than 1860 by the Seth Thomas Clock Company, then of Plymouth Hollow, CT. According to ClockHistory.com, the

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Capture the Moment ~ Photo Contest and Monthly Winners

  We are living through an historic moment, the first time in 100 years the world is under the threat of a global pandemic. Coming generations will want to know

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Share Your Story

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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Notable of the Month- True A. Bean

When True Bean died at the Westford Town Farm, people in town erected marble markers for True and his wife Mary. * The couple had no children and no money.

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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, October 9, 1920

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. The October meeting of the Ladies’ Aid society as an all-day meeting will take place at the

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Snow Roller

Featured Artifact of the Week

Snow Roller From the Collection Painted wood model of a snow roller once used in Westford. Before snow plowing — and before the automobile became popular, it was common to

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Upcoming Events

Tour the Historic Town Farm Building

Saturday, October 24, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Town Farm, Westford MA

Ever driven down Town Farm Road in Westford and wondered what the history was behind the that unusual and large brick building at number 35? Perhaps you remember the school ...   Read more

 

Schedule your TOUR of the Westford Museum

Sunday, October 25, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Westford Museum, Westford MA

You are invited to tour the Westford Museum. Book a guided tour with our docents. Tours begin at 2pm and 3pm. for an hour Visit our "Road to Westford" exhibit. ...   Read more

 

*Postponed* "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

 

 

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