Upcoming Exhibition

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Hours: 1:00-4:00pm, Wednesday through Saturday starting October 28, 2016
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.

We will be unveiling an exhibition of our extensive costume collection with fashions ranging from tea-gowns to flapper dresses to an elaborate kimono representing the influence of Japanese design on ladies’ salons across the country. These styles and the stories of the women who wore them will provide a fascinating glimpse into their lives, their times, and their town.Read more >>

Opening Night Party!

Emily Foster dress (1830) – FHC Collection © 2016 Damianos Photography

October 27th, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Edgell Memorial Library
3 Oak Street, Framingham, MA
Members and donors only

We have arranged an exhibition that showcases styles from our collection spanning the pre-Revolutionary era to the Roaring Twenties. The fashions and the stories of the women who wore them, are set against a backdrop of images and artifacts that will bring their lives and times to life.Read more >>

Framingham’s Citizen Activists: 1968-1971


November 2nd, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Historic Village Hall
2 Oak Street, Framingham, MA

In the spirit of getting people out to vote – this program is FREE! 

What was happening in Framingham during the tumultuous years of the 1960s and early 1970s? In response to war, assassinations and violent protests Framingham ACTION organized a Vietnam Peace Action Day march from Bowditch Field to the Memorial Building (10/15/69).  Read more >>

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.