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June 27, 2016

Bicycle exhibition opens at Henry Sheldon Museum

2016 is the 150th anniversary of the first bicycle patent in the U.S. read more...

June 8, 2016

There's nothing odd about Oddy tests

Oddy tests ensure the safety of exhibition materials that come into contact with historic objects. read more...

May 23, 2016

Historic New England honors three collectors

Harry J. Ashe, Katherine C. Grier, and Richard J.S. Gutman are the winners of the seventh annual Prize for Collecting Works on Paper. read more...

May 16, 2016

Cycling shoes travel to Vermont for bike exhibition

This pair of cycling shoes underwent conservation treatment to be a part of an exhibition at the Henry Sheldon Museum. read more...

May 10, 2016

Until the cows come home

A newly repaired weathervane is installed at Cogswell's Grant. read more...

April 19, 2016

It's time for spring cleaning

Historic New England has a long list of spring chores to prepare sites for opening. read more...

April 15, 2016

Artist-in-residence available at Langdon House

Historic New England partners with the New England Sculptors Association to create an artist-in-residence program at Governor John Langdon House in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. read more...

March 25, 2016

Inside the Conservation Lab: Annunciate!

Historic New England's conservation team is making a reproduction of the electric annunciator from the Lyman Estate in Waltham, Massachusetts. read more...

March 4, 2016

Inside the Collections Care Project: Taking Aim

Historic New England preserves glass balls used for target shooting. read more...

February 8, 2016

Pueblo pottery catches our eye

Intern Kirsten Tatterfield photographed and researched the black-on-black pottery collection from Phillips House. read more...