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Featured News

Mar 04 2021

Rhode Island voters approve preservation ballot measures

Mar 04, 2021

Thank you to all the Rhode Island voters who headed to the polls for the March 2 special election Historic New England strongly urged...

Feb 18 2021

Video: Explore 230 acres of open land at Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm

Feb 18, 2021

Historic New England shares more than 1,250 acres with the public at our historic sites. We offer outside spaces that range from formal gardens...

Feb 05 2021

Historic New England acquires photographs of diners and Boston’s Chinatown from artist John Woolf

Feb 05, 2021

Documenting the ever-changing look of the region John Woolf has worked as a photographic artist for more than forty years. His photographs of Boston’s...