Who We Are

We are Williamstown’s History Center!

 The Williamstown Historical Museum is the OFFICIAL  custodian of Town artifacts

(by vote of town meeting, August, 1994)

The Williamstown Historical Museum is an admission-free museum and research center dedicated to explaining the history of the most northwestern township of Massachusetts.  read more

We’ve Gone Digital!

Our Catalog

We invite you to view selections from our collection online!  Our searchable image catalog contains select images of photographs, museum objects and archive items related to Williamstown’s history.  read more …

Family Friendly

Children’s Discovery Room

The Williamstown Historical Museum is a family friendly place. In addition to a small booklet that parents can use to help their children explore the various sections of our exhibits, and activities in most sections that engage children, our Children’s Discovery Room is a special space just for kids.