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HHS Library normal Sunday hours resume in the fall

on 1/5/2016

The Holliston Historical Society Library Sunday hours will resume in September (2017).  The library is open to HHS members and non-members alike on the 2nd Sunday of the month from September - June from 2-4 pm and by appointment.  The library is located on the second floor of the Historical Society house (Col. Asa Whiting house).  It contains many valuable resources that are not available elsewhere. 

If you have questions or are unable to visit the library in person, we may be able to assist you via an email to the librarian.

Mudville Madrigal Singers - Members Only! Sunday, Dec 13th, 3 PM

on 11/28/2015

Please join us for an exclusive holiday concert by the Mudville Madrigal Singers on Sunday, December 13th, 2015 at 3:00 PM for members and guests of the Holliston Historical Society.   A festive reception will follow the concert. 


As seating is limited, please RSVP by Friday, December 11th to Mary Curran at or 508-429-5929.





Thank you Holliston Residents and TD Bank

on 11/8/2015

Thank you very much to TD Bank and all their customers who donated to their Penny Arcade on Friday. Thanks to your generosity, we have $2,339.01 to repair the chimney for 18th Century Days!

Holliston Historical Society in the news

on 10/24/2015

Have you seen the articles about our recent events? The Holliston Reporter has some great pictures.

Historical Society Hosts Oktoberfest - with an awesome video

A Bit of Holliston's History

Guten Tag!

Join us on Friday, October 16 for the 18th annual Holliston Historical Society Oktoberfest celebration. Our 1815 barn is the perfect venue for this festive occasion. Members of the Society volunteer with the setup, cooking, serving, decorations and clean up. Come and meet them as well as your neighbors and friends.

As is the tradition for this event, the featured entertainment is the Double Eagle Oktoberfest Band. This lively band has performed all over the East Coast and Canada and will get you laughing, singing and dancing a polka before the evening is done.

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Annual Society Events

on 9/22/2015

Throughout the year, the Society hosts many programs of an historical and educational nature.  Some events are annual traditions.  The Society is proud and pleased to offer these annual events.

April - Taste of Holliston - come sample the fantastic offerings from local area restaurants

May - 18th Century Days Education Week  - Holliston public schools and the Society team up to give third grade students a hands-on experience of life in the 18th century

June - Car Show and Pancake Breakfast - Hot rods, mods, and antique cars are served with pancakes & syrup

September - Pie Night and