Upcoming Events:

Exhibition: “Fitchburg Immigrant Experience”
Monday, August 28 – Wednesday, January 31, 2018.
More than most New England manufacturing towns, Fitchburg attracted immigrants from all over the world for two full centuries. Learn more about their cosmopolitan effect on Fitchburg and its neighborhoods, as illuminated by new acquisitions in the Fitchburg Historical Society collections. This exhibition is supported by a grant from MassHumanities.

Open hours: Mondays and Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Wednesdays, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Free admission, donations accepted.

Fitchburg Historical Society Annual Meeting
Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

This program provides an opportunity to meet the Board of Directors and members of the Fitchburg Historical Society, and learn more about its programs and future plans. Free and open to the public.


Annual Day of Caring
Friday, September 15, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Opportunity to volunteer helping with work in the Fitchburg Historical Society’s collections. Please sign up in advance by clicking [here].


Music of the Gaslight Era, by John Root.
Thursday, September 28, 2017 6:30 p.m.

Free concert of music from 1890 – 1920 that people still enjoy and sing today.

John Root piano

Annual House Tour
Saturday, December 2, 2017 11:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The Annual House Tour is a beloved holiday tradition celebrating beautiful architecture and decoration. Tickets available at the Fitchburg Historical Society starting in early November


Event Calendar