About RHS


The Roxbury Historical Society was organized as the Roxbury Military Historical Society in 1891, reorganized as the Roxbury Historical Society on April 10, 1901 and incorporated on May 15, 1901.

The Roxbury Historical Society headquarters are located at the Dillaway Thomas House in the Roxbury Heritage State Park.
The park is operated by the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation.

Roxbury Heritage State Park is currently being renovated.
Our temporary mailing address is Roxbury Historical Society, c/o Representative Byron Rushing, The State House, Room 234,
Boston, MA 02133.

We are an all volunteer organization!

The Roxbury Historical Society has a collection currently on deposit at the University of Massachusetts Boston.