Stained glass window restored!

stained glass restored interiorThanks to a grant from the Griffin Foundation and private donations, the stained glass window over the front entrance has been beautifully restored by Serpentino Stained Glass Studio of Needham, MA.

Stop by the Sanborn House during open hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays and have a look!

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Annual Meeting – Nov 19th

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Winchester Historical Society Annual Meeting

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

7 p.m.  Tours and Refreshments      7:30 p.m.  Annual Meeting

Sanborn House Historical and Cultural Center, 15 High Street

The Sanborn House has underdone major changes over the past year so we are dedicating our Annual Meeting to an update on these accomplishments….. from landscaping to kitchen improvements to stained glass window restoration. Tour the basement and see the new heating system.  Meet Margen Kelsey, our new Site Manager.  Learn about future plans for programs and the Sanborn House.





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Old Winchester Seen Through Postcards

Old Postcard

Back by popular demand, John Cleary will share more history about Winchester from his extensive collection of antique postcards and ephemera. Selections of postcards from the Town Archival Center will also be on display.

Thursday, October 17

7 p.m. Refreshments, 7:30 p.m. Program

Sanborn House Historical and Cultural Center, 15 High Street

Free and open to the public.

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Organizations Supporting the Sanborn House and Winchester Historical Society Programs

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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