On Pond Lane by listed artist Henry Cheever Pratt, who briefly lived in Wakefield.  Copyright, Wakefield Historical Society.

Wakefield Heritage Day, Saturday, September 28th.

From historic trolley tours to a fall farmstead, to historic crafts and shoemaking demonstrations, to open houses at historic buildings to dramatic and musical presentations, Wakefield Heritage Day offers a wealth of things to experience in Wakefield.  Click on our link (above) for more information!

Schedule of Events for Fall 2019

October 8th Tuesday 7:30 to 9:00

October 20th Sunday 1:00 to 3:00

November 12 Sunday 1:00 to 3:00

November 17, 2019 Tuesday 7:30 to 9:00

December 10th, 2019 Tuesday 7:30 to 9:00

December 15, 2019 Sunday 1:00 to 3:00


Last Friday in October.  Old Burying Ground Tour, 5:15.

Later 2019 dates TBA.

Special Events:

Date TBA.  Old Burying Ground Gravestone Cleaning Effort

Last Friday of October, 5:15 p.m.   Twilight Tour of the Old Burying Ground

(To arrange for the visit by a group, please contact us via the ‘Contact Us’ form on the website menu.)