By Mark Hurwitz In the center aisle of Christ Church (Old North) hang two ornate brass chandeliers, gifts to the church by one of its members, Capt. William Maxwell. They were first lit on Christmas Day in 1724. For many of us living here in New England today, December is a month filled with holiday […]
By Amy Budge Many museum educators have been re-evaluating their approach to teens since the publication of 15-year-old Howard Hwang’s blog post “Why Museums Suck.” Few museums are targeting this audience effectively, let alone historic sites. High school visits often consists of a tour and worksheet, leaving students unengaged and frustrated. For teens, the day […]
Join us December 8 for our Christmas Concert featuring composer Benjamin Britten’s Ceremony of Carols!
Join us at these holiday events and help us celebrate the Christmas season at the Old North Church!
The Boston Globe recently featured the Old North Church covering its annual brass polishing party held November 23rd. Read the full article here: http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/11/24/many-hands-make-light-work-old-north-church-brass-polishing-party/lVcWY9fvkQ2ozbWGXmIm2M/story.html