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The paintings of renowned folk artist J.O.J. Frost offer a creative and insightful look into Marblehead's history. Join us during ArtWeek at the Marblehead Museum's J.O.J. Frost Gallery for some fishy fun with Frost! Use Frost's whimsical paintings as inspiration to design your own "Frost Fish". Let your imagination run wild as you create a town scene, landscape, or colorful design on a wooden cod fish. Like Frost's paintings, each fish will be unique and tell a personal story.Take your…Find out more »
Kem Widmer, Furniture Expert and Curator of the recent Nathaniel Gould exhibit at the Peabody Essex Museum will speak about "The relationship between Jeremiah Lee, Marblehead's wealthiest merchant and Nathaniel Gould, Salem's most prominent cabinetmaker -1767-1775" Please join us! RSVP at 781-631-1768 $10/members $15/nonmembersFind out more »
Standley Goodwin will talk about "Saving the Lee Mansion." This remarkable story will describe how the Marblehead Historical Society bought the Lee Mansion from the Marblehead National Bank in 1909 as part of its liquidation and turned the Mansion into the building and grounds that we know today.Find out more »
Town Historian Don Doliber will discuss the Masonic ties that drew Jeremiah Lee, the town's leading citizens, and the middling classes together in colonial Marblehead. $10/members $15/nonmembersFind out more »
have been adapted with thanks from Bill Purdin’s Marblehead History Timeline published by Marblehead Magazine.