Newton artists and authors visit the Jackson Homestead and the Durant-Kenrick House on Sunday, November 25 to show and sell their work as part of Museum Store Sunday. In addition, merchandise in the shops at each museum will be sold at a 25 percent discount. This special event is part of Museum Store Sunday, an initiative at more than 700 Museum Stores around the world.
Historic Newton’s two museum shops are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Newton artists display and sell their work at both museums from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Authors sign and sell their books from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. You may purchase items directly from these special guests.
Explore the museum shops for posters and maps of Newton, Historic Newton’s ginger-pear jam, books about the Underground Railroad and abolition, history-themed toys, and custom-made candles, and much more. Each purchase supports the mission and programs of Historic Newton. For more information, please call 617-796-1450.
The mission of Museum Store Sunday is of global reach. In partnership with the United Kingdom’s Association for Cultural Enterprises and the Museum Shops Association of Australia and New Zealand, MSA’s Museum Store Sunday aims to be the global annual day to Be a Patron -- shop conscientiously and support museum stores and their missions worldwide.