Drinking Boston: A History of the City and Its Spirits

Tuesday, October 1 – 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Presented by the Winchester Historical Society and Friends of the Library Boston history writer and journalist Stephanie Schorow dispels the myth of prudish Puritans and other misconceptions about Boston’s long and storied relationship with alcohol and barrooms in this literary pub-crawl based on her recently published book. Free and […]

Town Day Trolley Tours

One of the Town Day traditions is the partnership of Winchester Savings Bank and Winchester Historical Society in offering trolley tours of Winchester. This tradition dates back to the beginning of Town Day in the 1970s, during the celebrations of the Bicentennial. Each year, the Bank rents the trolleys, and Historical Society members give the […]

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History of Winchester Seen through the Eyes of Rotary

Winchester Historical Society Annual Meeting and Program Jack Kean, Rotary Historian presents The History of Winchester Seen through the Eyes of Rotary Tuesday, May 21st 7:00 p.m. refreshments, 7:30 p.m. program Sanborn House, 15 High Street Club artifacts, photographs of the Rotary Barn, bulletins, and other pictorial material will be on display. Free and open […]

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Featured Publication

Wright-Locke Farm: A History in Pictures
by Ellen Knight

Look into the history of the Wright-Locke farm in a new 16-page booklet titled Wright-Locke Farm: A History in Pictures. Read More.

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