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The Westford Town Hall

Town Hall Exhibit Just in time for the opening of the newly renovated Town Hall, we decided to bring out some of the Town Hall treasures in our collection. In … Read more »
Photo of Mary McAvoy reading

Mary McAvoy reading and photo display

Mary McAvoy7 November 2010 – Local author and photographer Mary McAvoy read from two of her novels as well as her nature photo blog. The photos she brought for display … Read more »


Root, Root, Root for the Home Team

A History of Baseball in Westford Baseball Table The History of Baseball in Westford exhibit was open from April through September 2010. It opened in time for the Apple Blossom … Read more »
Photo of Jose Ramirez

Jose Ramirez book signing: “Notes and Memories”

Jose Ramirez12 September 2010 – Jose Ramirez held a book signing for his publication Notes and Memories, a journal of his father’s experiences as a country doctor in Cuba. The … Read more »
Photo of Don Troiani wth his

Don Troiani’s “Departure of the Minutemen”

“Departure of the Minutemen” 8 September 2010 – The Museum hosted the first public viewing of Don Troiani’s painting Departure of the Minutemen. Left to right in the photo: Susand … Read more »


Spring 2009 Newsletter

In this issue: President’s Message Revolutionary Westford Music at the Museum Westford Academy’s Revere Bell Spring 2009 NewsletterRead more »


Summer 2008 Newsletter

In this issue: WHS Celebrates 50 Years 1950’s Sock Hop Wine and Cheese Anniversary Reception Atwood-Millet House Lend a hand for the bandstand 2008-2009 Programs announced Music at the Museum … Read more »


Fall 2007 Newsletter

In this issue: Adventures of the Museum Director Music at the Museum Membership Update Coming Events Lois Scheyder: 3rd Grade Tour Guide Extraordinaire! A Treasured Family Recipe Bakeoff and Bake … Read more »
Aerial view of Abbot Mills Buildings

The Abbot Mills

Wool sorting room at Abbot Worsted in Forge Village Abbot Worsted Company in Forge Village   In 2006, prior to the conversion of the Abbot Mill buildings into residential units, … Read more »


AUTONEERS visit Westford Museum

On Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005, the AUTONEERS visited the Westford Museum on their Frostbite Tour. There were 32 vehicles, all pre-1916 in age. Many thanks to Steve McKenna, of Westford … Read more »
Photo from 1929 pageant

Westford’s 275th Celebration

The ladies of the “Bonnet Club” from the Chamberlin Corner section of Westford gathered in 1928 for this delight photo. Number 1 is Lucinda Prescott, who lived at 181 Main … Read more »