Current Exhibits

17 11, 2020

Highlighting Wampanoag History


Last week was Thanksgiving, which, for many Americans, conjures images of roasted turkey, mashed potatoes and Pilgrim hats. For members of this continent’s many Indigenous tribes, it is an anniversary but not necessarily a happy one. Although the Pilgrims’ landing wasn’t the first time Europeans landed in North America, [...]

Highlighting Wampanoag History2021-04-02T14:42:30-04:00
29 09, 2020

Top Ten Toys Made in New England


Hi, I’m Amanda, Assistant Curator here at Heritage. I was the primary researcher for the Let’s Play! exhibition, now on view in the Special Exhibition Gallery. What a fun project this has been to work on! It has been a blast learning the curious histories of some of America’s best [...]

Top Ten Toys Made in New England2021-04-02T14:42:31-04:00
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