What We Do

The Natick Historical Society builds community by inspiring connections to local history. Founded in 1870, the Society currently operates the Natick History Museum and a small research library and archives. All are welcome. We look forward to meeting you!

Our Mission

Through our collections, programs, and outreach, the mission of the Natick Historical Society is to conserve, interpret, and share the historic elements of our past that are central to the development and ongoing life of the Natick community.

Our Programs & Activities

We offer exhibitions at the Natick History Museum, illustrated talks and other public programs for adults and children, educational programs for schoolchildren and visiting groups, and resources for those researching Natick history. 

Our Funding

The Natick Historical Society is funded by memberships, private donations, and foundation grants. We appreciate your support! 

 

 A young visitor to Natick Nights displays her artwork

A young visitor to Natick Nights displays her artwork

 Daniel Takawampbait’s pulpit desk, c. 1678

Daniel Takawampbait’s pulpit desk, c. 1678