New Member Night at the Museum

Wednesday, September 13th at 7:00 p.m.
Edgell Memorial Library 

Annie Murphy, our Executive Director, and the staff of the Framingham History Center invite our new members to come and get to know us and your history museum.Read more >>

Who was Edna Dean Proctor?

Miss Proctor – FHC Collections

Featuring: Storyteller Libby Franck
Sunday, September 17th at 2:00 p.m.
Edgell Memorial Library
3 Oak Street, Framingham, MA

She was a prolific poetess who supported herself with her writing of poems, essays, stories and travelogues. 

She was a passionate patriot whose poetry in support of the Union Cause, elicited a response from President Lincoln.Read more >>

Current Exhibition

Summer Hours: 1:00-4:00pm, Wednesdays – Fridays, and only certain Saturdays; July 1st, 29th, and August 12th.
Location: Edgell Memorial Building – 3 Oak Street, Framingham, MA
Parking: Please park on 3 Oak St. (street parking available) or in the Village Hall lot (2 Oak St.)
Admission: Free for FHC Members, $5 for Non-Members, $2 per FSU ID.

Set against a backdrop of Framingham images and artifacts, this exhibit features fashions that will both please the eye and illuminate the lives of some very special Framingham women.   We’ve chosen pieces that reflect the social mores, economic status and the personalities behind the ever-present decision we all face daily – what to wear?

Dennison now a permanent part of Edgell Library exhibits

Dennison corner

We have taken down the Dennison Mfg Co. exhibit, but have retained a portion of it as a permanent part of our visitors’ experience at the Edgell Memorial Library. Former Dennison employees and their families, and all others interested in Dennison history are encouraged to come and visit.

The Edgell Memorial Library is open Monday through Friday, 10AM – 4PM, located at 3 Oak St, Framingham. Also explore our permanent Civil War Exhibit and our rotating exhibition space.