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

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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, April 30, 3:00 p.m.

Gallant Fantasies: Music of Telemann, Baron, Weiss and Abel.  Duo Maresienne

Duo Maresienne (Carol Lewis, violas da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, Baroque lute) perform late Baroque works by several of the finest German masters of instrumental music, including newly discovered fantasies by Telemann and Weiss.

General admission: $20; $15 for students, seniors and Museum members. 

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Somerville Open Studios First Look Exhibit continues through May 19.



The SOS First Look Exhibit offers the best opportunity to preview the studios and artists' work. Come to SOS First Look to plan your weekend.

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During Open Studios weekend (May 4 - 7), museum hours will be

Thursday 2:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Friday 2:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday - 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.


All other weekends, the museum will be open its regular hours:
Thursday 2:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Friday 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday noon - 5:00 p.m.


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