About Us

From our 1748 Ocean House headquarters, the Ashland Historical Society, Inc. provides information on the history of Ashland and its people. We are open to the public by appointment. Please schedule an appointment by emailing ashlandhistsoc@outlook.com.

Our Mission Statement

To preserve and present the history of the Town of Ashland, Massachusetts.


Ashland Historical Society is a private, non-profit educational charity organized under Chapter 501(c)(3). We are an all-volunteer organization, and welcome new members!

We are located at 2 Myrtle Street, Ashland, MA 01721.

Our mailing address is:
Ashland Historical Society, Inc.
P.O. Box 145
Ashland, MA 01721

Our phone number is (508) 881-8183, and you can email us at ashlandhistsoc@outlook.com.

Become a Member

Visit us on Facebook: https://facebook.com/ashlandhistsociety

Map of downtown Ashland showing the location of the Ashland Historical Society in red:

Location of Ashland Historical Society near downtown Ashland, Massachusetts

Parking areas for Ashland Historical Society are shown in green:
Ashland Historical Society Parking Areas

This website includes materials written by members for the Society’s newsletter, the local newspaper Ashland Directions, and occasionally other referenced publications. The Society has no official opinion as to the accuracy of the material and/or any conclusions or opinions expressed by the various authors.