Special Collections

Needham Historical Society
53 Glendoon Road
Needham MA , 02192
Institution Contact(s):
  Henry Hicks, Curator (781)455-8860
Hours: M,W 8:00AM-NOON; 7:30PM-9:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Last week of July-1st week of September: Closed
Holidays Open:
  Martin Luther King Day President's Day
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Assistive devices available Handicapped parking
Other Services:
  Gift shop
Monographs: "Old Houses of the Town" "Indians" "Photographic History"
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Henry Hicks, Curator (781)455-8860
Hours: By appointment only
Closings: Announced vacations
Collections: 2
Formats: manuscripts archives monographs newspapers maps photographs pamphlets audio tapes oral histories ephemera
Collection Description:
  Knitting Frame Museum
Eastern Woodland Indians Collection
Access: Access only in reading room, supervised
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff All photocopying done by staff
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Guide to monographic collection Guide to photographic collection
Directions: The Society is located one block off Route 135 West, two blocks from the Town Hall in the center of Needham, which is approximately 2 miles from Route 128.