Museum temporarily closed for renovations and enlarged displays. We relocated our offices to 207 Union Street. You can see our brand new museum look in spring 2018!
WE ARE OPEN for public programs, as noted below.
Tuesday, February 20, 1 PM
History Book Club: THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD by Colson Whitehead
All are welcome to attend
Natick Community-Senior Center, 117 E. Central Street
Monday, March 19, 7 PM
Location TBD
Illustrated talk on the Englishman who championed and chronicled the Praying Indians of Natick.
The speaker, Thomas M. Paine, is a descendant of Daniel Gookin. Click for more info
Admision: Free for Natick Historical Society members, $5 for nonmembers
For more information on upcoming events, please visit our Events page.

Contact Us

Our mailing address is:

The Natick Historical Society
58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760

You can reach us by telephone at:
Telephone: 508-647-4841

You can e-mail us at:


Research Requests

We welcome research requests from historians, genealogists, and anyone else interested in a certain aspect of Natick’s history. You can submit your request by emailing a short description of your project to

To support the process of compiling this information, we request a donation in advance for a minimum of 1 hour of research at a rate of $10 per hour. After the first hour, you will be notified if additional time is required. NHS staff will spend a maximum of three hours per request at an hourly recommended donation of $10. If more than three hours is required, a staff person will contact you to discuss options for completing your research. Checks can be made out to the “Natick Historical Society” and mailed to:

The Natick Historical Society

58 Eliot Street

Natick, MA 01760


This fee is waived for school projects of K-12 students. Members of the Natick Historical Society also receive unlimited research benefits.

We will make every attempt to assist your research, but please be aware that your $10 donation does not guarantee that we will find what you are looking for.