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Museum Programs 2019

What's Going On

Our Stories, Our Stuff, Our Somerville,

Curated by Bess Paupeck

Opens with a Public Reception on February 14, 2019, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. All are welcome!
This exhibition will celebrate the people of Somerville and their life experiences as expressed through their prized possessions and personal stories.  

The exhibition will continue through March.

More information and program calendar


Beth PaupeckSaturday, March 2, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

CURATOR TALK with Somerville Museum Community Curator, Bess Paupeck
Join Somerville Museum’s community curator, Bess Paupeck, for a walk through the exhibition Our Stories, Our Stuff, Our Somerville.

$8 admission; free to members.


Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.

Fortunate Isles: English Renaissance Consort Music.

El Dorado Ensemble perform pavans, galiards, fantasies and divisions by Allison, Dowland, Morley, Holborne, Cutting & others.

Admission is $20 for the general public, $15 for students, seniors and Museum members.  

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Saturday, March 9,2019 at 2:00-4:00 p.m. 

Bring an object to the museum and let some of our local historians tell you what they think of it! 

$8 admission; free to members.


There will be more programs about Our Stories, Our Stuff in March. Stay tuned!


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