Methuen Historical Society

Methuen Historical Society The Tenney Gate House is the home to the Methuen Museum of History and the Methuen Historical Society. Museum is open to the public and is admission free. Donations are always appreciated.
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07/04/2019
Reminder! Informational meeting Tuesday night at the Gatehouse 7pm!Preserving Our Past TogetherMethuen CemeteryInventory...
06/24/2019

Reminder! Informational meeting Tuesday night at the Gatehouse 7pm!

Preserving Our Past Together
Methuen Cemetery
Inventory Project

How You Can Help

This project will involve minimal walking. The time commitment will be about 1 or 2 hours a day on those days designated ( or any you can attend).- You will be provided with any existing maps and forms to record the information on each stone. Based on the information we gather, the committee will continue with researching these families. For detailed information please see https://www.methuenhistoricalsociety.org/events

If you would like to help, please call the Historical Society at (978) 683-2252 and leave your name and contact information.
We have scheduled 2 information sessions to be held at the Tenney Gatehouse on Saturday, June 29 at 11:00 a.m. and
Tuesday, July 9 at 7:00 pm.

06/07/2019

Summer Hours at the Methuen Museum of History start this Saturday.
Wednesdays 12-2
Saturdays 10-12
And by appointment

Saturday looks like a lovely Spring day! Pack a picnic and start your day off with a visit to the Methuen Museum. After ...
05/30/2019

Saturday looks like a lovely Spring day! Pack a picnic and start your day off with a visit to the Methuen Museum. After your visit take a walk (or drive) up the hill to the Greycourt State Park! The park is a great place to picnic and enjoy a beautiful sunny day. Aren't we lucky to have so much history in our backyard!

Open Saturday 12-2. Please join us!
05/28/2019

Open Saturday 12-2. Please join us!

05/24/2019

Museum Hours: Saturday 12-2 and open Memorial Day 9-11.
Stop by after the parade!

Wonderful time at the Methuen Health and Wellness Fair exhibiting The History of Methuen Public Schools.
05/24/2019

Wonderful time at the Methuen Health and Wellness Fair exhibiting The History of Methuen Public Schools.

Now that you have read all about the Whittier Room at the Methuen Museum, come on by!  We are open Wednesdays and Saturd...
05/20/2019

Now that you have read all about the Whittier Room at the Methuen Museum, come on by! We are open Wednesdays and Saturdays 12-2. Look forward to seeing you at the museum!

Goodluck!
04/04/2019

Goodluck!

And the winner is Nancy Carace!
04/04/2019

And the winner is Nancy Carace!

Last call! Drawing is tomorrow night! I still have a few tickets left! $20 donation will help support our history and gi...
04/04/2019

Last call! Drawing is tomorrow night! I still have a few tickets left! $20 donation will help support our history and give you a chance to create your own! Don't miss your chance to be a millionaire and support a great cause! Checks, cash and venmo accepted! Will deliver!

10/16/2018
Methuen Historical Society

Methuen Historical Society

Attention members of the Methuen Historical Society! Thursday October 25, 2018 is our Annual Meeting! Join us for coffee and pastries at 6:30 pm to view our current exhibit of The History of the Methuen Public Schools. The meeting will commence at 7:00 pm and will feature our annual Preservation Award recipient for 2018!

10/16/2018

Attention members of the Methuen Historical Society! Thursday October 25, 2018 is our Annual Meeting! Join us for coffee and pastries at 6:30 pm to view our current exhibit of The History of the Methuen Public Schools. The meeting will commence at 7:00 pm and will feature our annual Preservation Award recipient for 2018!

Methuen Historical Society
03/31/2018

Methuen Historical Society

On April 19, 1775, 156 brave minutemen responded to the call to stop the advance of the Redcoats to Lexington and Concord. Join the Methuen Historical Society at the Methuen Museum of History to hear their stories and view the houses they lived in. If you love Methuen History or are curious about the 18th century homes left in our City, join us...On Patriots Day, April 16th, 2018 from 10 AM to 2 PM at the Methuen Museum of History, 37 Pleasant St, Methuen, Ma

On April 19, 1775, 156 brave minutemen responded to the call to stop the advance of the Redcoats to Lexington and Concor...
03/31/2018

On April 19, 1775, 156 brave minutemen responded to the call to stop the advance of the Redcoats to Lexington and Concord. Join the Methuen Historical Society at the Methuen Museum of History to hear their stories and view the houses they lived in. If you love Methuen History or are curious about the 18th century homes left in our City, join us...On Patriots Day, April 16th, 2018 from 10 AM to 2 PM at the Methuen Museum of History, 37 Pleasant St, Methuen, Ma

Opening this weekend...The Methuen Museum of History ..special Cocktail Party Gala Reception on Friday Night ..some tick...
09/13/2017

Opening this weekend...The Methuen Museum of History ..special Cocktail Party Gala Reception on Friday Night ..some tickets still.available...Open to the public after our Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Saturday morning at 10 AM....free admission! We will.be open Saturday and Sunday 10 AM to 4 PM ...go to our website for added information www.methuenhistoricalsociety.org Hope to.see you there!

Our annual Fundraising scratch ticket...Treasure Chest drawing..we are selling 100 chances at $100.00 each. The winner w...
09/02/2017

Our annual Fundraising scratch ticket...Treasure Chest drawing..we are selling 100 chances at $100.00 each. The winner will get a full.book of 100/$10.00 scratch tickets. You could become an instant Millionaire. Please let us know if you would like to.purchase and support our worthy cause of maintaining the Historical Gatehouse in Methuen...call me today or private message me...the drawing will.be held at our Annual Meeting on Sunday, September 17th at the new Methuen Museum of History. Help us reach our goal.with this fundraiser...thanks!

Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home Inc.
08/07/2017
Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home Inc.

Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home Inc.

Please take a moment to read the recent article in Methuen Life on page 11! We are happy to share this opportunity with our friends and family!!!

HURRY HURRY....only a couple days left to our huge Spring Basket of Chance Raffle..We are ony selling 100 chances at $10...
05/17/2016

HURRY HURRY....only a couple days left to our huge Spring Basket of Chance Raffle..We are ony selling 100 chances at $100.00 each to win a full book 100/ $10.00 scratch tickets valued at $1000.00 and just imagine you could become an instand Millionaire!! There are only a few left...call today.... the lucky winner will be drawn on Thursday evening May 19th at our Annual Meeting. Help suppot the Methuen Historcal Society ...as we preseve history within our beautiful Methuen Commiunity!

A FOUR-PART SERIES WITH NATIONALLY-ACCLAIMED EXPERTS... Discover Your Genealogy!
02/27/2014
Discovering your Genealogy | Methuen Historical Society

A FOUR-PART SERIES WITH NATIONALLY-ACCLAIMED EXPERTS... Discover Your Genealogy!

Join us for an evening with your ancestors. Explore the secrets of your heritage in these fun, “how-to” workshops that reviews best practices and sources for both the amateur and seasoned genealogist. You never know what you might find!

Webster Greene Antiques & Interiors would like to share their new website with you! Thank you to Deirdre Davenport of Wo...
03/07/2013
At Webster Greene Antiques Massachusetts Antiques Vintage Lighting Period Furniture

Webster Greene Antiques & Interiors would like to share their new website with you! Thank you to Deirdre Davenport of WordPress Design Central for bringing us a new look!

http://www.wgantiques.com/

At Webster Greene Antiques & Interiors eclectic arrays of antiques and decor awaits the discerning buyer. Located downtown Methuen Massachusetts we offer 19th and 20th century American and European furniture, specializing in period lighting and decorative chandeliers, sconces, lamps and lampshades.

Methuen Historical Society's cover photo
12/20/2012

Methuen Historical Society's cover photo

08/16/2012

There is only ONE month left until the Big Drawing of the Lucky Winner of $2000.00...Have you bought your tickets yet..don't miss out you could be the lucky winner..and you will know you have helped us in our on going efforts for Historical Restoration of the Tenney Gatehouse. in Methuen.

There is only ONE month left until the Big Drawing of the Lucky Winner of $2000.00...Have you bought your tickets yet..d...
08/16/2012

There is only ONE month left until the Big Drawing of the Lucky Winner of $2000.00...Have you bought your tickets yet..don't miss out you could be the lucky winner..and you will know you have helped us in our on going efforts for Historical Restoration of the Tenney Gatehouse. in Methuen.

Don't Miss Out...Take a Chance and win $2000.00...help the continuing restoration of the Tenney Gate House...Call 978-39...
07/15/2012

Don't Miss Out...Take a Chance and win $2000.00...help the continuing restoration of the Tenney Gate House...Call 978-397-1481 for tickets Now...!

05/05/2012

May 6, 2012 ~ Open to Public
"Edward F. Searles ~ The Untold Story"

Guest Lecturer: Mr. Robert Delage

Great Hall ~ The Searles Building
41 Pleasant Street, Methuen MA

Free Will Offering ~ Refreshments
Limited Seating

Please Call 978-683-2252

You are invited to join us for our "Meet The Author" on March 18th 2012...limited seating stil availablde..don't be left...
03/03/2012
Methuen Historical Society | | Methuen Historical Society

You are invited to join us for our "Meet The Author" on March 18th 2012...limited seating stil availablde..don't be left out! Check out the website for details.

It is with great pleasure that we cordially invite you to attend our recently developed program; Recalling Our Past/ Shaping Our Future. This program is offered in part through a grant from the Methuen Cultural Council and is presented in partnership with the Nevins Memorial Library.

House Painting Project for 2012 | Methuen Historical Society
02/02/2012
House Painting Project for 2012 | Methuen Historical Society

House Painting Project for 2012 | Methuen Historical Society

The Methuen Historical Society (MHS) is requesting proposals from qualified painting contractors to complete an exterior painting project (described below) at the Tenney Gate House (the Gate House) located at 37 Pleasant Street, Methuen, Massachusetts.

Recalling Our Past… Shaping Our Future | Methuen Historical Society
02/02/2012
Recalling Our Past… Shaping Our Future | Methuen Historical Society

Recalling Our Past… Shaping Our Future | Methuen Historical Society

The Methuen Historical Society and the Nevins Library bring you an opportunity to read and discuss the works of Howard Mansfield, New England author. Mansfield writes about our history and how our communities commemorate our past and use our past to inform our present and our future.

11/07/2011

Tomorrow November 8th is Election Day in Methuen...Please excercise your right to vote...Polls are open from 7:00 to 7:00...Be the change you see for our community!

Address

37 Pleasant Street
Methuen, MA
01844

Opening Hours

Wednesday 12:00 - 14:00
Saturday 10:00 - 12:00

Telephone

(978) 683-2252

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