MUSEUM HOURS: Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. From May 15 – Sept. 15, the museum is closed on Sundays. Face coverings are optional when visiting the museum.
MAINTENANCE SHUTDOWN: The museum will be closed for maintenance and in observance of Labor Day from Sunday, August 28th – Monday, September 5th.
RESERVATIONS NOT REQUIRED: Reservations are no longer required to visit the Wenham Museum. However, if you wish to reserve in advance, you may by clicking here.
Henry Alley, Sr. (1835-1908) was an innovator, author, and educator with wide-ranging influence in the field of apiculture. Although Alley was employed as a shoemaker into the 1870s, his affinity […]
Image: Jump for Joy by Sue Kassirer. Wenham Museum’s Art Grows Here! Friday, July 30 – Sunday, August 8, 2021 Download the AGH Tour Map (Letter Size) >> Download the […]
Wenham in All Seasons by Valerie Weigand McCaffrey Contemporary Folk Artist from Beverly Farms, Massachusetts In August 2015, the Wenham Museum commissioned an oil painting of the Town of Wenham […]
In October, we’re reminded of some significant dates in Patton family history. The above photo is of George S. Patton, Sr., who was a Colonel in the Confederate Army during […]
Author & Illustrator Talk Twenty-One Steps: Guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Tuesday, May 25, 2021 7 p.m. Free Community Program Online via Zoom Register >> Buy the Book […]
Helen Clay Frick and the Iron Rail In honor of #WomensHistoryMonth, we’d like to share a story about Helen Clay Frick, the founder of the Wenham property known today as […]
Portrait doll of Julia Ward Howe, ca. 1900, by Carnig Eksergian (Armenian), gift of Mary Osgood and Elizabeth McMahon Donoghue. Howe sat for the portrait doll at age 87. She […]