Programs & Exhibits
Exhibit hours: Monday – Wednesday – Friday 10 am to 3 pm, first and third Sundays of each month 12-3 pm.
Free to the public.
UPCOMING & CURRENT EXHIBITS
The Peabody Historical Society will be closed from Friday, June 29th to Friday, July 6th. We will re-open on Monday, July 9th for our summer hours. (Summer hours are Mon-Weds-Fri, 10 am to 3pm). Happy 4th of July!
Have you heard the name Seeglitz? Ever wondered how Buckley field got it’s name? Just love all things sports?
The Peabody Historical Society presents “Play Ball: The Story of Sports in Peabody.”
This exhibit will explore universal themes of community and self-development, as well as taking a look at the many sports items the Historical Society has in our collections. From vintage wool uniforms, to “leatherhead” helmets, we have it all on display.
Don’t miss a chance to learn more about the extraordinary players, teams, and coaches that have made their mark on Peabody Sports! Join us for our exhibit opening on Sunday, May 20th, at 1:00 pm, at 33 Washington Street.
And the best part? Its FREE.
Our “Travel the World” exhibit is open at the Gideon Foster House, 35 Washington Street.
Come see vintage clothing, suitcases and other travel memorabilia from the Society’s yesteryear collection, curated by our Costumes expert, Bonita DeLorenzo. The exhibit can also be seen on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday from 10 am to 1 pm. Best to call first at 978-531-0805 or 978-977-0514.
Lectures & Workshops
Programs at Felton-Smith Historic Site, Felton Street, Peabody, MA
Members free | Non-members $5.00
Handicap accessible. Information 978.531.0805
- No lectures or workshops currently scheduled
Patriot’s Day EventsMonday, April 16, 2018HONORING THE FALLEN SOLDIERS OF SOUTH DANVERS AT THE BATTLE OF LEXINGTON8:40AM: Danvers Alarm List at Jacobs Lot – access via Lowell Street opposite Edgehill, adjacent to Independence Bikepath9:20AM: Danvers Alarm List at South Burying Ground (Main Street at Salem line)10:00AM: Ceremony at Lexington Monument (Washington at Sewall Street)Reception to follow atPeabody Historical Society and MuseumSalata House33 Washington StreetSewall Street will be closed to traffic from Holten to Washington Street from 9:45 to 10:30AM.
Annual Membership Meeting
When: May 16, 2018 (Wednesday) – 6:30 p.m.
Annual Tea with Mrs. Felton
When: June 13, 2018 (Wednesday), 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: Nathaniel Felton, Jr. House
Details to follow.
Tours & Walks
- No tours and walks currently scheduled