Wakefield Heritage Day

Sunday, September 30th


Our 129th season of events and activities begins on our annual Wakefield Heritage Day, a celebration of Wakefield’s rich and diverse history.

This year, we will celebrate the 150th anniversary of our old town’s adoption of the name Wakefield, Massachusetts.


Wakefield History Museum Open House: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


Wakefield Historical Society White Elephant Table 10:00 – 2:00 

Donations to the White Elephant Table Sought!
Donations will be gratefully accepted during the week of September 24th.


Farm Stand featuring Pumpkins & Mums 10:00 to 2:00 (Rain or shine.)

Bring some fall color to your home — and help support our Museum!


Debut of Wakefield Historical Society Gift Shop

featuring antique items and books de-accessioned from the Collection because of space needs.


Colonel James Hartshorne House Open House!  11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Take a leisurely walk through the Hartshorne House to discover its unique architectural features.  41 Church Street.




For more information, email wakefieldhistory@gmail.com or call 781-246-3070.