The Duxbury Rural & Historical Society

Events

Historic Clothing Gallery Talk

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Join the DRHS Textiles & Historic Clothing Committee as they present their latest installation, a 1934 lace wedding gown. This informal gallery talk will describe the historical context for the clothing, who owned it, and how it was installed. This exhibit is a collaboration with the Duxbury Free Library. Location: 2nd floor Resource area, Duxbury […]

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Candlelight Tour of the King Caesar House, with Historian Patrick Browne

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Join Local Historian Patrick Browne for a special candlelight tour of the King Caesar House. DRHS Members, $10; Non-members, $15. Tickets are limited and reservations are required. Registration opens September 21, 2016. Please call 781-934-6106 or email colson@duxburyhistory.org for reservations. Patrick Browne is the former Executive Director of the Duxbury Rural & Historical Society and is the […]

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Holly Days: A Duxbury Celebration

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  Join the DRHS at Nathaniel Winsor Jr. House, in celebration of Duxbury’s Holly Days. Children’s activities provided or take a self-tour of the historic house. We will be joined again this year by The Goatscaping Company. Visit the petting pen and join in the holiday spirit!

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Historic Clothing Gallery Talk

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Join the DRHS Textiles & Historic Clothing Committee as they present their latest installation: children’s clothing & toys in a holiday theme! This informal gallery talk will describe the historical context for the clothing, who owned it, and how it was installed. This exhibit is a collaboration with the Duxbury Free Library. Location: 2nd floor Resource area, […]

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“A Grand Tour…Holiday in Europe” – Christmas at King Caesar

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The Duxbury Rural and Historical Society’s annual holiday event, “Christmas at King Caesar,” will take place over the weekend of December 9-11, 2016. This year the stately rooms of the King Caesar House will be decorated in the theme of “A Grand Tour…Holiday in Europe.”  Now in its 45th year, “Christmas at King Caesar” kicks […]

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