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Museum Exhibits

Jonathan Baggott Gallery

Inside the Baggott Gallery This permanent exhibit leads the visitor through the historical timeline of the town we call Sudbury. Starting with the natural landscape, the first inhabitants, colonial settlement, growth and expansion, leading to modern times. There is an interactive display to expand on stories from the walls. Artifacts on display include Native American stone tools and Revolutionary War tools of combat.

The Sudbury Foundation Gallery

Inside the Sudbury Foundation Gallery> This revolving gallery currently houses an exhibit featuring historical house building techniques, like the ones used to originally build the Loring Parsonage in the 1700’s, as well as information on the Loring Family and their life in Sudbury. Artifacts depict tools for home building, and Puritan living. Original letters and diaries written by the Reverend Israel Loring throughout his life are on display as well.

The Stansky and Eaton-Keeney Gallery

Inside the Stansky and Eaton-Keeney Gallery This rotating gallery contains the history of Sudbury through artifacts from the Sudbury Historical Society’s collection. Learn about Sudbury’s past through such themes as business and industry, scouting, religious organizations, artistry, wartime, and more!

Upcoming Mini Exhibit

Opening 9/11/2021 - Remembering 9/11. A look at a national tragedy that touched the lives of Sudbury residents twenty years ago. In collaboration with the 9/11 Memorial Garden Committee.