Shirley Historical Society Museum

at the Lucy Longley Memorial Building

For Shirley Historical Society Museum visiting guidelines during the ongoing pandemic, go to

In order to maintain our building, collections, and programs, your monetary donations are always welcomed, appreciated, and tax deductible. 


consider remembering

the Shirley Historical Society

in your bequests.

Go to this link for details on Planned Giving.

You may become a member of the Shirley Historical Society by mailing a check or paying dues through paypal. They are applicable for January through December of each year.

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Local Events

Upcoming Special Events in Shirley


Topics Available for Research at the Lucy Longley Memorial Building


Links to other Shirley Information

Painting Sale

Paintings of Shirley by local artists. Click here for further information and payment by paypal.​

Themed Gift Baskets Sale

Look at the slide show below to see how you can support the Museum and enjoy a variety of items for yourself or to give joy to a loved one. Click this box to see prices and lists of basket contents.

Estate Sale Items

Click here to see vintage housewares and artworks.

Shirley Books for Sale can be found here.

Shirley Souvenirs for Sale can be found here.

Museum Displays for 2020

January – June

Paintings of Historic Shirley Locations by
Sandy Farnsworth

August – December

The 100 Year History of Women’s Suffrage and Shirley’s own Suffragist – Hazel MacKaye
THANK YOU to these local businesses who support the work of the Shirley Historical Society.
Please support them.
Bull Run Restaurant – “Serving the thirsty traveler since 1740”  – 215 Great Road, Shirley MA, 01464
 Fidelity Bank – “Helping you get where you want to be”  – 21 Main Street, Shirley, MA 01464
 Guthrie Brothers Landscaping – All season property maintenance  – 15 Munson Ave, Shirley, MA 01464
Main Street Bank – “Our lives are richer when we support one another.”95 Front Street, Shirley MA 01464
Phoenix Park – “A great place to grow your business” –  2 Shaker Road, Shirley, MA, 01464
Sitka Creations – “We DESIGN ideas” – 2 Shaker Rd., D101, Shirley MA, 01464
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