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Membership Update

As the Museum continues to grow, renovate and introduce new exhibits and programs, we are looking to our members for support. In order to continue to offer exciting programming to our community, we have increased membership costs for the 2019 membership year. The increase amountsMuseum tote bag to $5/person. Members will be entitled to free entry to all opening receptions, most events and a museum totebag!

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Museum Programs 2019

What's Going On


Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.

The Return of the King: Music of the English Restoration.

Très Maresienne (Lisa Brooke, violin; Olav Chris Henriksen, theorbo & Baroque lute; Carol Lewis, viola da gamba) perform sonatas, fantasias and grounds by Purcell, Finger, Locke, Mace, Simpson, Young and others.

Admission is $20 for the general public, $15 for students, seniors and Museum members.  

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Saturday, January 19, 2019 - from 10am-4pm.The Museum will be open for people to drop off the items they are lending for the upcoming community curator show: Our Stories, Our Stuff, Our Somerville

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Our Stories, Our Stuff, Our Somerville,

Curated by Bess Paupeck

Opens with a Public Reception on February 14, 2019, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. All are welcome!
This exhibition will celebrate the people of Somerville and their life experiences as expressed through their prized possessions and personal stories.  

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