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Hingham Historical Society

34 Main Street
Hours: Wednesday through Sunday, 11am-3pm


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The Hingham Historical Society, founded in 1914, is a member-supported non-profit organization dedicated to collecting, preserving, exhibiting, and interpreting the history of the town of Hingham, Massachusetts. We offer educational programs, exhibits, and year-round activities for families, students, and all those who seek to gain a deeper appreciation of our community’s and our nation’s history.

Our Properties in historic downtown Hingham include the Hingham Heritage Museum, The Old Ordinary, and The Benjamin Lincoln House.