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The Society consists of three buildings located in the heart of rural central Massachusetts overlooking Barre's picturesque common. The Main Building is an 1836 Greek Revival; the Museum contains a fully conserved 1859 Concord Coach and more; and the Heritage Center contains collections and meeting space.


Trunk or Treat Open House - Tuesday, October 31, 2023

A great opportunity to take a quick peek inside the Society Building and collect a treat while Trick or Treating!


J.R. Greene presents:
The Creation of the Quabbin Reservoir

Thursday, November 2nd at 6:30 p.m.
in Allen Hall, 
Barre Town Library

Local author J.R. Greene will provide a narrated historical slide program on the Boston water supply and the lost Towns. This talk includes information on the Ware River diversion; including the areas known as White Valley, Coldbrook and West Rutland. This program will be co-hosted with the Woods Memorial Library where light refreshments will be served.


Annual Christmas Party-Members Only (and their guests) $20 p.p. Historic Home - Sunday, December 3, 2023 at 1:30 p.m.


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