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Waltham, Massachusetts
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Charles River Museum of Industry image
Waltham, MA
(Range: < 1 mile)
Located in the Francis Cabot Lowell Mill, an icon of the American Industrial Revolution, the Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation brings together intriguing artifacts, cultural insights, and inspiring stories to delight people of all ages, enabling them to see the past and envision the future. (Curated content from www.charlesrivermuseum.org)
Gore Place image
Waltham, MA
(Range: 1 mile)
Gore Place is a 50-acre country estate in the city, a grand mansion steeped in history, a farm and an invaluable community resource. (Curated content from goreplace.org)
Boston Common image
(Range: 3 miles)
Here the Colonial militia mustered for the Revolution. In 1768, the hated British Redcoats began an eight-year encampment. George Washington, John Adams and General Lafayette came here to celebrate our nation's independence. The 1860s saw Civil War recruitment and anti-slavery meetings. During World War I, victory gardens sprouted. For World War II, the Common gave most of its iron fencing away for scrape metal. (Curated content from www.boston.gov)
Lexington Historical Society  image
(Range: 4 miles)
We give tours of our three fascinating historic houses, as well as adjacent sites, where significant events of the early days of the American Revolution unfolded. The Society has extensive collections from throughout three hundred years of Lexington history, which we display in engaging exhibits in many venues throughout our community. (Curated content from www.lexingtonhistory.org)
National Heritage Museum image
(Range: 4 miles)
The National Heritage Museum is a different kind of history museum. We focus on the rich diversity of American life across four centuries – how we as a people have worked and played and struggled and achieved. (Curated content from museumsofboston.org)
The Old Schwamb Mill image
(Range: 4 miles)
The Old Schwamb Mill is the oldest continuously operating mill site in the United States. (Curated content from oldschwambmill.org)
Old State House image
(Range: 4 miles)
The Old State House was the focal point for many of the dramatic events of the Revolution in Massachusetts, although it was not known as the State House until after the Revolution. When this building was first constructed in 1713, it was known as the Town House and it was the center of royal government in the Massachusetts Bay colony. (Curated content from www.revolutionaryspaces.org)
American Repertory Theatre image
(Range: 5 miles)
The winner of 4 Tony Awards, A.R.T. has been expanding the boundaries of theater since its founding in 1980. See what's playing today in Harvard Square. (Curated content from americanrepertorytheater.org)
Davis Museum image
(Range: 5 miles)
The Davis Museum traces its origins to the October 23, 1889 dedication of the Farnsworth Art Building on the Wellesley College campus. It housed collections that dated to the founding of the College in 1875, when founder Henry Fowle Durant (1822-81) began a campaign to acquire original paintings, drawings, prints, and photographs, as well as plaster casts of classical sculpture, in service of a liberal arts education for women. (Curated content from www.wellesley.edu)
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum image
(Range: 5 miles)
deCordova's mission is to inspire, educate, and delight with contemporary art from New England and beyond through outdoor sculptures in the landscape and museum exhibitions. (Curated content from thetrustees.org)
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