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Now on YouTube! The Gropius House & Bauhaus Movement

Watch the Gropius House & Bauhaus Movement Lecture on YouTube!

On March 6, 2024, the Carlisle Historical Society welcomed Historic New England again! Site Manager Wendy Hubbard presented on the origins of the Bauhaus architectural movement and the history and design of the modern, iconic Gropius House, which was built in Lincoln, MA in 1938 by Bauhaus Design School founder, Walter Gropius. Wendy was joined by British architect and Carlisle resident, Debbie Bentley, who discussed the influence of the Bauhaus Movement on many mid-century modern houses in Carlisle. Click below to enjoy this lecture on YouTube!

90th Anniversary Celebration

90th Anniversary Celebration!

For 90 years the Carlisle Historical Society has worked to preserve historic sites, curate and display historic documents and artifacts, and educate Carlisle residents and visitors about the town’s rich history. On Thursday, May 23rd we invite Society members to come together to celebrate our important achievements, and to learn how they can support the Society’s future plans. Please join us for a festive and educational evening!

Fenn School Visits Heald House Museum

Fenn School Visits Heald House Museum

On the heels of Patriot’s Day, Fenn School 7th graders will have the opportunity to visit the Carlisle Historical Society’s Heald House Museum and explore the Society’s impressive Civil War collection and artifacts from the Battle of Lexington and Concord!

Below please find the days/times for the scheduled visits:

Wed, Apr 17th
10:45 – 11:30am
1:10 – 1:50pm

Thu, Apr 18th
9:00 -9:40am
10:45 – 11:30am
11:301m – 12:15pm

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