Events

Guided Tour of the F. Holland Day House
2nd & 4th Sundays of each month, 1:00 to 3:00 pm:
July 14th & 28th, August 11th & 25th.

Join us for a 45 – 50 minute guided tour of the Day house. Built in 1859, the house was the home of Fred Holland Day, a noted photographer, publisher, historian and philanthropist. Day lived in the house until the time of his death in 1933. The Day house was purchased by the Norwood Historical Society in 1935 and serves as our headquarters.

The Day House is located at 93 Day Street.

Neighborhood Walking Tour: South Norwood (part 2!)
Wednesday July 31, 6:30 pm start

Continuing our annual series of neighborhood tours, this year we return to South Norwood with a 45-minute walk that begins and ends at the George H. Morse House located at 1285 Washington Street.

The tour will provide background on this changing community, highlighting historic homes, churches, and schools. We will conclude with refreshments and a tour of the Morse House.

No tickets are necessary for this free event. Please join us to learn more about the history of Norwood!


Meetings of the Board of Governors are held on the third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at the Day House.

Members’ meetings are normally held on the fourth Wednesday of April and October, and we host a tour in Norwood, or nearby, every June. Other programs and special events scattered throughout the year.

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