About Memorial Hall Museum
Memorial Hall Museum is the museum of the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association in Deerfield, Massachusetts. The oldest museum in Deerfield, Memorial Hall opened in 1880. The museum's extraordinary collection of furnishings, paintings, textiles and Indian artifacts is "the finest collection of local antiquities in New England and one of America's oldest museums."
Visit Memorial Hall Museum online! The American Centuries Web site allows you to explore artifacts from our museum and historic documents from our library that reveal the history of New England. A premier educational website of over 2,000 historically significant objects and documents. Each item has engaging interpretive labels for students and adults, organized for education and research. The site includes interdisciplinary curricula, essays, and many interactives and is targeted at the Massachusetts and national teaching standards.