Welcome to the
Marshfield Historical Society.


   Our 100th Anniversary


Please click on the Coming Events tab above to see what’s on tap for us in 2015.  

Also, please check out the Back Roads of the South Shore website under Other Historical Groups (above). On April 11th they are presenting a program called “Landmarks & Legends: Historic Maps of the South Shore”. It’s under their Current Events tab.


News Items

 After many months of planning, designing and  submitting bids  we finally have two new signs! One at    the Marcia Thomas House and one at the  Old Winslow Schoolhouse. 





The second annual History Award was presented to Megan Masterson, This cash award and plaque was sponsored jointly by the Society and the Social Studies department of the high school.


Hours of Operation for 2015

The museum is open the first Sunday of the month from 1pm-4pm and by appointment. For 2015 the dates are Jan 4th,  Feb 1st, Mar 1st, Apr 5th, May 3rd, Jun 7th, Jul 5th, Aug 2nd, Sept 6th, Oct 4th, Nov 5th, Dec 6th and Jan 3rd, 2016

Membership Renewal:  Send your 2015 membership check dues to: MHS, PO Box 1244, Marshfield, MA 02050. For more information contact membership chairman Jane Davidson. 781-801-0392;   janedavidson02050@gmail.com

We need volunteers for garden and field maintenance, for museum docents, for cataloging of artifacts and for simple house maintenance. Volunteer for one-time or longer term projects. The Board cannot do it all themselves. Please call Tim Davidson at   781-801-8267 for more information.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Board Meetings are generally the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:00PM, at the Marcia Thomas House.

Marcia Thomas House Museum and archives are open from 1PM to 4PMon the first Sunday of each month, except holidays.