Special Collections

Joshua Hyde Library
306 Main Street
Sturbridge MA , 01566
FAX: (508)347-2872
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Ellie Chesebrough, Director (508)347-2512 echesebr@cwmars.org
Hours: M 1:30PM-5:00PM Tu-Th 10:30AM-9:00PM F,Sa 10:30AM-5:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Mid October-Mid May: Su 1:30PM-5:00PM
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Handicapped parking
Other Services:
  Information on hotel/housing accommodations
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Ellie Chesebrough, Director (508)347-2512 echesebr@cwmars.org
Collections: 1
Formats: 3 linear feet of archives 20 linear feet of monographs 3 linear feet of newspapers photographs realia/artifacts
Collection Description:
  Sturbridge Local History
Access: Access only in reading room, supervised All or part of the collection(s) not accessible
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Specialized indexes
Directions: Take the I-90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) to the Sturbridge exit. After the toll booths take 1st exit to Route 20. At the stoplight (1st stoplight) at the junction of Route 20 and Route 131 take a left onto Route 131. At the next stoplight, less than a mile, you will see the library on the left. Take this left. Parking is also available behind Town Hall. Note: If you pass the Public House on your right, you have gone too far.