Historical Commission

Overview


The East Longmeadow Historical Commission is a seven member board that works to preserve, promote and develop the town’s historical assets for present and future use. The commission oversees the operations of the Historical Museum House and the Library’s History Room.

Mission Statement:


The purpose of the Historical Commission is to acquire, organize, preserve and maintain material assets of interest that pertain to the history of East Longmeadow, to make these assets accessible to the public and promote historical awareness within the community.

To research, record and recommend places of historical value and interest; advise and assist on historical preservation issues; and seek to change or create legislation to better protect our historical resources.

Meetings


2nd Monday from September to June at 7:00 pm, held in The Little Red School House on School St.

HISTORICAL COMMISSION BOARD: Seven Commissioners Appointed by BOARD of SELECTMEN


Commissioners
Associate Members
Anthony Zampiceni, Chairman Eleanor Seligman
Peter Burns, Vice Chairman Joyce Kent
Laura Peavey, Treasurer (and acting Secretary) John Makara
Bruce Moore Brian Falk
Lorraine Eastman Tom Stewart
Patrick Manley

Historical Museum House


Location


87 Maple Street, East Longmeadow, MA 01028

Contact


(413) 525-3425 (leave message only)

Open for Tours


1:00 pm to 3:30 pm every 3rd Saturday, weather permitting, or by appointment.

Historical Museum House Page

Local History Room


A gift from Mr. & Mrs. S. Prestley Blake

Location


East Longmeadow Public Library - 2nd floor

Hours


Every Tuesday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm