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The Zoning Board of Appeals has approved the Museum's plans for an elevator addition!

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Programs in 2016


About the Somerville Museum


The Somerville Museum seeks to engage the community in an on-going dialogue with local artists, scholars, and educators to foster cultural education and understanding.

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During special exhibitions, museum hours are:  

  Thursdays 2 - 7 p.m.

  Fridays 2 - 5 p.m.

  Saturdays 12 - 5 p.m.

Funding provided by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, the Massachusetts Historical Commission, and members of the Somerville Museum.


What's Going On


Sunday, Sept 25, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m., reception to follow.

The Jews of Somerville and Greater Boston

A talk by Prof. Ellen Smith. Smith is Director of the Hornstein Jewish Professional Leadership Program at Brandeis University and an Associate Professor and faculty member of the Department of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies with many publications, exhibitions and awards to her name.

General Admission: $8; free to members.

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Somerville Museum Invites Proposals for Art & History Exhibits


The Somerville Museum invites applications for public exhibits at the museum. Selected community curators will receive a seed grant of $2,500 and exhibit space in the galleries at One Westwood Road.

Information Session: Friday, October 21, 2016 at 6 pm

Proposal Deadline: November 4, 2016

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2016 Fall HS programs


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