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  Thank You!


events and functions

BURNHAM HALL: Member Discounts for Functions and Children’s Birthday Parties


Rental Options

Choose the Wenham Museum’s Burnham Hall for your next unforgettable event. You may rent Burnham Hall alone or the entire museum, day or evening. The museum offers a one-of-a-kind venue for children’s birthday parties, social events, receptions, and business meetings.

Burnham Hall Features

  • Historic Ogee-braced architecture
  • 900 square feet of space
  • Capacity 60 for sit-down dinner, 100 for cocktails or theatre seating
  • Hourly Daytime Rates Available
  • Private catering kitchen
  • Clean, spacious restrooms
  • Choice of private access or entry through Museum galleries
  • Free parking, fully handicap accessible
  • Museum curatorial staff available on fee basis


  • Daytime rates start at $400 for three hours
  • Evening Weekend rates start at $600 for up to five hours
  • Other rate options available
  • Wenham Museum discount rates available
  • $100 per additional hour

Boston’s Historic North Shore

The museum is conveniently located 30 minutes north of Boston and within minutes of Route 128 in the center of Boston’s historic North Shore. View Map and Directions >

Member Discounts 

All Wenham Museum members receive a Member Discount on functions and children’s birthday parties.


Please call (978) 468-2377 for rental information, or e-mail us at info@