Programs & Exhibits
ExhibitsCurrently closed due to COVID-19. Exhibit hours when we re-open: Monday – Friday 10 am to 3 pm, first and third Sundays of each month,12-3 pm. Free to the public.
Lectures & WorkshopsPrograms at Felton-Smith Historic Site, Felton Street, Peabody, MA Members free | Non-members $5.00 Handicap accessible. Information 978.531.0805
This program was supported by a grant from the Bridge Street Fund, a special initiative of Mass Humanities.
The series has concluded. We had three talks as part of the series.
Stephanie Schorow presented “Boston on Fire: A History of Fires and Firefighting in Boston” on Wednesday, September 22nd. Recording of this presentation can be found by clicking here.
Justin W. Thomas presented “The Moses B. Paige Company: The Last of the Peabody Potteries” on Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021. Recording of this presentation can be found by clicking here.
Dr. Lynne Nelson Manion presented “Local 21’s Quest for a Moral Economy” on August 25th, 2021. She provided insight on the leather industry and its workers in the 20th century through the lens of a local leather union. Recording of this presentation will be forthcoming.
Tours & Walks
- No tours and walks currently scheduled