The Wenham Museum is open to the public with modified hours (Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Sunday, 12 – 4 p.m.; Monday, Closed).   Holiday-related hours are listed on our Visit page – please note the museum will be closed Wed., Nov. 25th – Friday, Nov. 27th for Thanksgiving.  Face coverings and advanced ticket purchase are required.  Click here to reserve tickets. We also encourage you to review our new protocols at wenhammuseum.org/reopening.  Thank You!

  • Welcome to the Wenham Museum
    Welcome to the Wenham Museum
    We're a 95-year-old local history museum that serves a multi-generational audience. Become one of the 35,000 visitors we welcome each year!
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  • NOW OPEN: Calling All Engines! Train Time
    NOW OPEN: Calling All Engines! Train Time
    The Wenham Museum’s Train Time tradition continues with this year’s installation, Calling All Engines! This exhibition will celebrate three, different iconic model trains and highlight their connections to places here on the North Shore and Cape Ann.
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  • Sleigh Bell Holiday Boutique
    Sleigh Bell Holiday Boutique
    Join us for a month-long version of our annual Sleigh Bell Artisan Fair! Instead of a traditional fair, our artisans will set up their creations boutique-style inside the museum.
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  • CLOSING SOON:  Girl Scouts!
    CLOSING SOON: Girl Scouts!
    Confidence + Courage + Character = GIRL SCOUTS! Now open in the Family Discovery Gallery. Learn scouting values while learning through play. The Girl Scouts have been teaching leadership, teamwork, and life skills since 1912, and this exhibit celebrates that long history in an all-hands on gallery space for kids aged 5 and younger.
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  • NOW OPEN:  Polo - A North Shore Passion
    NOW OPEN: Polo - A North Shore Passion
    Explore the history of this local sport and try your hand at polo on our interactive field.
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  • Patton Family Archives
    Patton Family Archives
    Wenham Museum is the future home 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.
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