Patton Archive Tours

Share in the Patton Family legacy by learning about their commitment to service, family, and community.

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The Wenham Museum and the Patton Family are continuing the collaboration started during the museum’s annual Military History Day by offering public tours of the Patton Family Archives.

This vast collection chronicles the life and legacy of one of America’s premier military families who resided here on Boston’s North Shore.  The Archives are also an untapped, unparalleled resource regarding the service and sacrifice of Maj. Gen. Patton and his troops during the Korean and Vietnam Wars and that of his wife, Joanne Holbrook Patton, on the home front.

Guided tours are offered at select dates and times and are available only by advanced online reservation through the Wenham Museum.  Tours are one-and-a-half  hours in length.  Payment is required at the time of booking.

In celebration and commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of D-Day, the Wenham Museum, in collaboration with the town of Hamilton and the Patton Homestead Inc, is offering additional tours of the Homestead and Archives the week of June 1st – 6th.  These 30 minute tours are listed below.  Visit https://pattonhomestead.org/75thanniversary for additional information on the festivities for the week.  Please note: Rain Date for the June 1st tours is Sunday, June 2nd. 

Tours are $15.00 for members of the Wenham Museum and $20.00 for nonmembers and include General Admission to the museum’s main location at 132 Main Street, Wenham, Massachusetts.

2019 Tour Dates & Times

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 12:45 p.m. Special D-Day Tour

Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. Special D-Day Tour

Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 2:15 p.m. Special D-Day Tour

Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Special D-Day Tour

Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. Special D-Day Tour

Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 4:15 p.m. Special D-Day Tour

Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Special D-Day Tour

Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 5:45 p.m. Special D-Day Tour

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Thursday, August 1, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

Please be aware that in the event of inclement weather, the tours may be cancelled and rescheduled for a later date.  The museum will contact you.

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Location
Patton Homestead
650 Asbury Street, Hamilton, MA

Parking & Restrooms

Parking is available on the Homestead property.  Restrooms are available inside the Homestead.

Directions to the Patton Homestead

Questions?
Please contact Visitor Services at (978) 468-2377, ext. 113 or via e-mail at info@wenhammuseum.org.

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