Special Collections

Waltham Museum, Inc.
196 Charles Street
Waltham MA , 02154
Institution Contact(s):
  Albert A. Arena, Museum Director (781)893-8017
Hours: Su 1:00PM-4:30PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Closed during Winter
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
Other Services:
Journals: "Museum Newsletter" (bi-monthly)
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Albert A. Arena, Director (781)893-8017
Collections: 4
Formats: 2,500 volumes of manuscripts 1,000 newspapers 50 maps 1,000 photographs 300 pamphlets 50 audio tapes 50 video tapes 50 oral histories 50 8mm. motion picture reels 100 16mm. motion picture reels
Collection Description:
  Waltham History Collection
Steam Engines and Boilers Collection
Electricity Collection
Marine Engines and Boilers Collection
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Access only in reading room, supervised All or part of the collection(s) not accessible
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff All photocopying done by staff Institution will produce microfilm copies for a fee
Loans: Loans for exhibits only Loans permitted for research only Special loan policies in effect
Finding Guides Available:
  General repository guide
Directions: FROM ROUTE 128 (I-95): Follow Route 20 East for one mile. Take a right on Prospect Street. Go several blocks and take a left onto Charles Street. Waltham Museum is 196 Charles Street; look for the sign.