Plan Your Visit
Hours & Admissions

Normally the museum is open for hourly tours Wednesday through Sunday 10 am to 5 pm.

We are closed temporarily due to the coronavirus  Covid 19 crisis, but will reopen as soon as possible.
For reopen updates check our website, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
You can also call our office at 781-326-1170 or email us at

Monday & Tuesday CLOSED
Wednesday – Sunday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Our knowledgeable docents will walk you through almost 400 years of history as you hear the stories of the house and of the fascinating family that lived there.

For the safety and security of both the house and guests all visitors to the museum must be part of a guided tour. Tours are offered on the hour and are about 50 minutes. Last tour starts at 4:00 pm. Other times by appointment.

Adults $12.00
Children (6 – 16) $6.00
Children (under 6) Free
Seniors $10.00
Students (with ID) $6.00
Military & First Responders Free
School Groups of 10 or more (by appointment) $3.00

Fairbanks House Interior

We encourage you to stop by and visit the Fairbanks Family Homestead, one of the finest examples of historic American architecture.