Events

Public Program, Walking Tour, In Person Event

Opening Our Doors

Monday, October 10, 2022, 10:00AM - 4:00PM

Register for the 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM tour

Register for the 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM tour

The MHS will join its neighboring cultural institutions for a day of free history, art, music, and cultural happenings in the Fenway neighborhood. Explore Our Favorite Things on display at the MHS. From The Roseland Ballroom to the Catacombs: Walking Tour of Lost Music Venues of the Fenway Neighborhood – The Fenway neighborhood is a vibrant cultural center with a long history of music and art, this tour will look at some of the lost history of the area. Join the staff of the Massachusetts Historical Society for a tour of former music venues where performers from Van Morrison to the jazz greats appeared. One begins at 11:00 AM and the other at 2:00 PM. 

Tour participants will meet at the MHS building at 1154 Boylston Street, Boston 02215.