Dear Terry, Welcome to Worcester Historical Museum! Founded in 1875, Worcester Historical Museum is a unique organization dedicated to collecting, preserving, and interpreting Worcester's history in all time periods and subject areas. The holdings of WHM encompass thousands of unique documents and artifacts vital to the study of Worcester history. The Worcester Historical Museum also features the Salisbury Mansion, Worcester's only historic house museum, a gift shop, and a library boasting over 7,000 titles. To enhance your visit the Museum offers lectures, tours, parties, and other special events through out the year. We hope to see you soon!