Exhibition Closing September 22 - Mapping a New Town 1714-1874

Limited Time Only - Exhibit Closing

Through September 22, 2013 only!  Come explore Newton's history through it's maps - only 3 weeks left!

Mapping a New Town: 1714-1874

Follow Newton’s development into a city over time. With each map, gain a unique sense of place as Newton evolves from a rural farming community bounded by the Charles River into a lively suburb, stimulated by the opening of the first steam railroad in Massachusetts.