LYNN’S MEMORY STARTS HERE!

Established in 1897, the Lynn Museum & Historical Society is the only organization in the city devoted to collecting, preserving, and fostering an appreciation of Lynn’s rich history. Did you know that Lynn is the home of Marshmallow Fluff, or that a sea serpent was once sighted in Lynn Harbor?

A membership organization open to the public, LMHS fulfills its mission by offering youth and adult programs, maintaining a research library and archives, and mounting several changing exhibitions each year.  We invite you to visit and find out what you have been missing!

Hours

Museum Exhibits: Tuesday-Wednesday and Friday: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM;
Thursday 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

We are open on Saturdays throughout the year for Special Programs, please see the Programs page for upcoming Saturday events and programs.

Admission

General Admission: $5.00
Children under 12: FREE
LMHS Members: FREE
Students of Lynn Public Schools: FREE

 

Directions

From Route 128/I-95: Take exit 44 B to Route 129 East.  Follow Route 129 East to intersection with Boston Street. Turn right on Boston Street. Turn left on Washington Street.  Follow Washington Street approximately one mile.  The Lynn Museum & Historical Society is located at 590 Washington Street, on the northeast corner of Washington Street and Union Street. Parking is available in the LMHS parking lot located on the left, immediately beyond the Museum Courtyard.  The Museum entrance is located on the Courtyard side of the building.

From Route 1A North: Take Route 1A North to Lynn.  Turn left on Market Street. Turn right on Broad Street. Turn left on Union Street. Turn right on Washington Street. The Lynn Museum & Historical Society is located at 590 Washington Street, on the northeast corner of Washington Street and Union Street. Parking is available in the LMHS parking lot located on the left, immediately beyond the Museum Courtyard.  The Museum entrance is located on the Courtyard side of the building.

From Route 1A South: Take Route 1A South to Lynn.  Turn right on Union Street.  Turn right on Washington Street.  The Lynn Museum & Historical Society is located at 590 Washington Street, on the northeast corner of Washington Street and Union Street. Parking is available in the LMHS parking lot located on the left, immediately beyond the Museum Courtyard.  The Museum entrance is located on the Courtyard side of the building.