​​​If you're looking for the Andover Historical Society, you've come to the right place! In May 2018, Andover Historical Society became the Andover Center for History & Culture. ​ Learn more about our new name here.

​Annual Winter Closure:
December 23 through January 11
Open Saturdays: December 29 and January 5, 10am to 4pm

Andover Center for History & Culture gathers and shares Andover's unique stories
to help build a connected community.
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Discover Programs & Events

Special Collections
Historic Preservation
Clifford Wrigley Research
Andover Police Department history

Public Programs
School Programs
Community events

Discover Community

Discover Involvement

Andover Community Groups


Tell Us Your Story
  Connect with Andover Center for History & Culture and the Community 
Tell us your story.....about the Center for History, about your family, about your interest
Click here to go to our Story Telling Page
  1. I first joined the Society at the urging of a friend. Over the last 20 years, the history center has given me the opportunity to work in almost every aspect of its operations. I have had the chance to maintain some old skills and to develop new skills and interests....and I have fun and have met some wonderfully talented and good people.

    Ellen Marcus

  2. I’ve been connected to the society for over 30 years. Each time I come in to do research I’m impressed by the depth of the research material in the collection. It adds depth to the story I want to tell. Whether it’s a Civil War letter from a soldier to his sister, or an object that no one’s quite sure how to identify, there’s always a journey that takes me on to an “ah-ha” moment.

    Jim Batchelder

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