About Us

"The purpose of the Society is to cultivate and to encourage historic interest in the Town of Ashby and its vicinity, to collect and preserve historical matter relating thereto, to promote historical research and to encourage participation in the observance of historical anniversaries."

The Ashby Historical Society was organized in 1900 to preserve and encourage interest in Ashby's history. Originally located in School House #1 we are now housed in the Old Engine House at 846 Main Street.  The Society is supported by member donations, fund raiser through out the year and the sale of books on Ashby history. The Ashby Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization.

Ashby Historical Society
846 Main St.
PO Box 90 
Ashby, MA 01431.
tel 978-386-7981