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May 09 2018

Lyman Estate welcomes Waltham’s Ugandan community

May 09, 2018

On May 8, approximately 100 people attended Welcoming Waltham’s New Ugandan Community at the Lyman Estate. Historic New England worked with African Cultural Services,  St. Peter’s...

May 07 2018

Tour historic sites for free during Open House on June 2

May 07, 2018

Most Historic New England properties are open for free on Saturday, June 2, during our annual Open House. From Maine to Rhode Island, learn...

Mar 07 2018

Discover New England fashion from head to toe

Mar 07, 2018

“Head to Toe: Hat and Shoe Fashions from Historic New England” opens June 1 at the Eustis Estate Head to Toe: Hat and Shoe...

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