Methuen City Hall

Methuen City Hall

Methuen Civil War Monument

Methuen Civil War Monument

Tenney Castle, aka Grey Court.

Tenney Castle, aka Grey Court.

Methuen Memorial Music Hall

Methuen Memorial Music Hall

Odd Fellows Hall

Odd Fellows Hall

Terracotta Architectural Detail

Terracotta Architectural Detail

Tenney_GH_ext0819

Tenney_GH_ext0819

David Nevins

David Nevins

Charles H. Tenney

Charles H. Tenney

Edward F. Searles

Edward F. Searles

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Welcome! 

Thank you for visiting!

The Methuen Historical Society (MHS)
is committed to protecting and maintaining the rich historical character of Methuen through advocacy, education, outreach, and the preservation of historical records, artifacts, structures and monuments that are unique to our city. The MHS believes that the preservation of our past enhances the lives of those who live in and visit Methuen today, and for generations to follow.

We appreciate the support of our members and supporters who share our common goals.

 

Please contact us if you have any questions, comments or if you'd like to know how you
can participate.

Thank you!

THE TENNEY GATE HOUSE 
Home of the Methuen Historical Society and

Methuen Museum of History

Preserving Our Past Together

Methuen Cemetery Inventory Project

Meetinghouse Hill Cemetery
Inventory Complete and Now
Available Online!

Thanks to a dedicated group of dedicated volunteers, this historic Methuen cemetery has been inventoried,

headstones identified and cleaned, and headstones

in need of repair have been identified.  

MEMBERSHIP

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Your support is important to us!

Priorities for 
Preserving
Methuen's
History

Honoring Methuen's Minutemen

Celebrating July 4th! 

with a Reading of the Declaration of Independence

Saturday, July 4 | 10 a.m. Meetinghouse Hill Cemetery

The cemetery is located across from Holy Family Hospital's entrance.

Volunteers read passages from the Declaration of Independence at Meeting House Hill—where it was read in Methuen in 1776. The cemetery will be open to the public. 

The public was invited and social distancing protocols werein place. 

Attendees are required to wear a mask and observe rules of social distancing.

Read the full Eagle Tribune article here.

CONTACT US

Methuen Historical Society

P.O. Box 52, Methuen, MA 01844

info@methuenhistoricalsociety.org

Tel: 978-683-2252

 

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Odd Fellows Hall

Downtown Methuen