Rent the Jackson Homestead and Museum

 
The Jackson Homestead and Museum, located at 527 Washington Street, Newton, MA 02458, is available for rental to groups on a limited basis.

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The rate for use of the entire museum and grounds during non-operating hours is $200/hour. For rental of the main floor only (four rooms), the rental rate is $150/ hour. Individual rooms may also be rented. Rentals are subject to the approval of the Director of Historic Newton.  

Facilities include: 

First Floor Reception Room

This 18’ X 18’ room is suitable for small receptions, meetings, lectures, and gatherings. There is a six-foot table that seats eight to ten, or two joined tables that seat 16. An additional 10-12 chairs may be fit into the room. Refreshments may be served in this room.

The Edmund Jackson Room

This 15’ X 18’ room is suitable for meetings, lectures, small receptions, and gatherings. There is a six-foot table that seats eight to ten. Ten additional chairs may be fit in the room.The room can seat 15-20 people auditorium-style in folding chairs.  A DVD player, television, and projection screen are available. Refreshments may be served in this room.  

First Floor Galleries

Two rooms, both 15’ X 15’, are available for exhibit-viewing, small group sessions, and gatherings. (Currently one gallery is closed due to renovations.) Both rooms accommodate eight to twelve chairs. Refreshments may be served in the First Floor Galleries with approval of the Director of Historic Newton.  

Lower Level Gallery

This L-shaped room is available for viewing permanent exhibits, larger group sessions, lectures, programs, and gatherings. The longer side of the L accommodates 35-40 chairs, auditorium-style. The short side accommodates 5-10 chairs (total: 40-50 capacity viewing of lectern). A projection screen is available. Refreshments may not be served in the Lower Level Gallery.  

Lower Level Abolition Room

This small room is available for viewing permanent exhibits and for small sub-group sessions or programs. The room accommodates four to six chairs. Refreshments may not be served in the Abolition Room. 


For detailed rates and information about renting the Jackson Homestead and Museum, submit a reservation inquiry here or please contact us at 617-796-1450.