Upcoming Events

Sarah the Fiddler

Keep Homestead Museum 35 Ely Road, Monson, United States

The Keep Homestead Museum is proud to present Sarah the Fiddler. The program will be held on the lawn of the museum, located at 35 Ely Road in Monson, weather permitting. The moment Sarah’s bow touches the strings, her passion for music is evident. She combines influences of classical, bluegrass and Celtic music to create […]

Ice Cream Social on the Lawn

Keep Homestead Museum 35 Ely Road, Monson, United States

Start your Independence Day celebration with a visit to the Keep Homestead Museum on  Sunday, July 2 from 1 - 3:30 pm. Enjoy making a sundae with Rondeau’s ice cream and various toppings, then tour the museum to view new exhibits. Wear your most festive sunbonnet or best straw hat and add to the fun. […]

Open house

Keep Homestead Museum 35 Ely Road, Monson, United States

The museum will be open from 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. for touring. Admission is free. Donations are accepted.

Free

Wildlife on Wheels from Forest Park

Keep Homestead Museum 35 Ely Road, Monson, United States

Forest Park’s Wildlife on Wheels program is coming to the Keep Homestead Museum in Monson on Sunday, August 6, at 1:30 pm. It is a FREE educational outreach program that will bring a variety of our animal ambassadors to the museum. Information will be provided on the animals’ special adaptions, habitats, behavior, diets, and status […]

Free

Open House

Keep Homestead Museum 35 Ely Road, Monson, United States

Program to be determined.  The museum will be open from 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. for touring. Admission is free. Donations are accepted.

Free

Petticoats to Pants: Women’s Fashions 1865–1940

Keep Homestead Museum 35 Ely Road, Monson, United States

Women expanded beyond their traditional roles as homemakers and mothers to roles in the arenas of work, politics and sports. Their clothing adapted to suit the needs of these women.

Open House

Keep Homestead Museum 35 Ely Road, Monson, United States

Program to be determined.  The museum will be open from 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. for touring. Admission is free. Donations are accepted.

Free

Buttons in the Barn with Vicky Prior

Keep Homestead Museum 35 Ely Road, Monson, United States

The October Open House at the Keep Homestead Museum on 35 Ely Road in Monson, Massachusetts will be held on Sunday, October 1 from 1:00–3:30 pm. The “Buttons in the Barn” short program will be at 1:30 pm for visitors of all ages to learn about the wide variety of materials, including shell, metal and […]

Button Appraisal Day at the Keep

Keep Homestead Museum 35 Ely Road, Monson, United States

Do you have your grandmother’s button box? Would you like to learn some of the stories about the buttons? Or do you have a favorite button that you would like to know more about? Does it have some monetary value? A button appraisal might give you some answers. The Button Appraisal Day will be held […]

Victorian Christmas Traditions

Keep Homestead Museum 35 Ely Road, Monson, United States

The program “Victorian Christmas Traditions” featuring actress Anne Barrett as Victoria Yule will be presented at the Keep Homestead Museum on Sunday, December 3, 2023. Victoria will welcome you into her 1865 parlor where she will share the history of many Christmas traditions passed down to her. She will read Dickens, display toys and handmade […]