Needham History Center & Museum Needham History Center & Museum, Needham Massachusetts 02492

Summer is Here!


    Summer is Here!

    Join us for some summer fun with the Historical Society Summer Series!

    Why should kids have all the summer fun?  Don’t waste those gorgeous summer days! Join us for the Historical Society’s Summer Series!  This summer, we are planning a number of events to celebrate the relaxed schedules and warm weather.

    Create a Masterpiece with Sylvia’s Art Bar.  Let Sylvia’s crew take you through the process of creating a mixed media work of art. No experience needed – No worries – Just fun!   July 11 at 7pm, @ the Historical Society, 1147 Central Avenue, Needham.  Tickets are $40, and available here or by calling Gloria or Suzanne at 781-455-8860.

    Cruise the Charles for a guided tour of Boston’s architecture, as seen from the river with the Charles River Boat Company.  This 90-minute tour offers spectacular views of historic and contemporary architecture along Boston Harbor, the Charles River Locks, and the Charles River basin. The tour— narrated by a guide from Boston By Foot and co-sponsored by BSA Space, a center for architecture and design—includes landmarks such as Marriott’s Custom House, the Prudential Building, and the Hancock tower, as well as cutting-edge contemporary design by today’s top architects. Route Map and further information hereJuly 27, from 2:30-4pm, leaving from the Cambridgeside Galleria. Tickets are $25 and are available here, or by calling Gloria or Suzanne at 781-455-8860.

    Enjoy Live Music & BBQ out on our lawn on a warm August evening.  We don’t have all the details yet, but we will let you know as soon as we do!  Check our Website (  and Facebook page for updates, or call Gloria or Suzanne (781-455-8860) for more information.