Wakefield Heritage Day

Saturday, September 30th


Our 128th season of events and activities begins on our annual Wakefield Heritage Day, a celebration of Wakefield’s rich and diverse history.


Wakefield History Museum Open House: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  (Rain or shine.)

Discover the story of Cyrus Wakefield
& his Wicker Industry


Wakefield Historical Society White Elephant Table 10:00 – 1:00 (Rain or shine.)

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 1:00 (Rain or shine.)

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


Civil War Commemorations 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Featuring Sons of Union Veterans Charles H. Bond Camp 104


Old Burying Ground Preservation Clean-up, RAIN POSTPONEMENT SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7TH, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.  (Other Wakefield Heritage Day activities go forward as planned on September 30th.)



*In case of inclement weather, the Museum Open House and Schoolyard activities will go forward as planned.  The Old Burying Ground preservation work will be re-scheduled to Saturday, October 7th.  

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