Swansea Historical Society

SHS Anniversary SignThe Swansea Historical Society celebrates its 80th anniversary this year
established January 23, 1941

In celebration of this anniversary, the SHS has created a Still Photo Presentation to document the history of the Society.

To view the presentation, please click here.

We hope you enjoy our presentation!
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Topic of the Month

Houses from the 1978 Colony Historic District Survey

A new house will be posted every few days


The David Anthony House
Address: 98 Bay Point Road
Built: 1896
District: Swansea Colony Historic District
Architect: Wm. Beattie
Style: Victorian

The David Anthony House

Please click here for more info

Welcome to the Swansea Historical Society!

The Swansea Historical Society is a non profit organization dedicated to preserving, collecting and researching historical information and items. The society also takes pride in creating ways to help future generations understand their heritage and the history of Swansea.

Founded January 23rd, 1941 the Swansea Historical Society celebrates it's 80th anniversary in 2021!

Luther Museum Collage

Luther Museum Collage


Upcoming Events

You can help support the SHS through the Stop & Shop Community Bag Program!
The Swansea Historical Society has been selected as a beneficiary of the Stop & Shop Community Bag Program for the month of APRIL.

Stop & Shop Community Bag Program
more info on the Stop & Shop Community Bag Program

2nd Annual Vendor Craft Fair

Annual Clam Boil Dinner

Sea Glass Classes

Arts and Crafts Fundraiser

Pumpkin Patch Event

By appointment only
Anyone wishing to do research (e.g. viewing family files or something in the Swansea Historical Society's collections) please contact Carl Becker at 508-379-0972 or Cheryl Bogle at 508-496-9564 to schedule an appointment.

By appointment
Please contact Carl Becker at 508-379-0972 or Cheryl Bogle at 508-496-9564

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