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We ask all visitors, including Members, to reserve tickets online prior to arrival.  Click here to reserve tickets.  The museum is open Tuesday – Friday from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Face coverings are still required to visit the galleries.  On Saturdays and Sundays this summer, the museum is available for birthday party rentals  – click here to book!

Patton Family 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 their collaboration 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.

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.

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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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

Please contact Visitor Services at (978) 468-2377, ext. 113 or via e-mail at

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