the historic town of Mendon

settled in 1659


The objects of this Society shall be to cultivate and encourage among its members, a love for historical research, the accumulation and preservation of all matters of historical nature relating to the Town of Mendon since her first settlement in the year 1659.


Visit the Mendon Historical Museum located at 15 Hastings Street, Mendon MA


Special events held relating to the history of the town of Mendon


Become a member to support historic preservation and participate in special community events

Latest from the Blog

A Horrible History

The Mendon Horribles Parade is taking place on Saturday, July 3rd 2021, sponsored by the Mendon Permanent Firefighter’s Association and Brothers of the Brush. Prizes awarded for best costume. 6:30pm Parade Start: Taft Library / End: Clough School, North Ave. Newcomers to Mendon are asking, what in the world is a Horribles Parade? A “HorriblesContinue reading “A Horrible History”

41st Annual Strawberry Festival

RAIN DELAY The Historical Society Yard Sale is postponed to Sunday, June 13 The historic Strawberry Festival is back again in 2021! Saturday, June 12. Stop by the Unitarian Congregation of Mendon for strawberry shortcake, 10am to 3pm, 13 Maple Street Mendon. The Strawberry Festival coincides with the Friends of Mendon Elders town-wide yard sale.Continue reading “41st Annual Strawberry Festival”

Mendon Historical Society

15 Hastings Street, Mendon, Massachusetts 01756