Research

Historic Newton has many resources to help you research the history of the City of Newton and its residents, buildings, and organizations. 


The Archives at Historic Newton, housed at the Jackson Homestead and Museum, contain documents related to Newton's social, cultural, and family history. 

*Please note: The Archives are temporarily closed due to renovations at the Jackson Homestead.*

Newton business records are held separately by the City of Newton.

Archival Collections

Doing Historic Research

Guides to Historic Preservation and Conservation

About Newton's History

Frequently Asked Questions