The Cambridge Museum's Past Projects

From history strolls to talks, we've been hard at work finding ways to bring Cambridge history to our community.

As we present more events and exhibits, this page will be updated with past program descriptions and links.

(Please click here for upcoming events)

Cambridge Pride: Looking Backward/Looking Ahead (CCTV Roundtable Talk) — June, 2022

Cambridge City Councilor Denise Simmons moderated a Pride Month talk on the topic of the past, the present, and the future of LGBTQ+ rights in Cambridge. Panel members included: Sue Hyde, Matthew Martin, Timothy McCarthy, and Puja Kranz-Howe.

Watch the talk here: 


Black Women's History Stroll — February, 2022

Following the success of the Summer Pride History Stroll, during Black History Month the Cambridge Museum set up another stroll in Central Square.  This exhibit focused on important women of color in Cambridge.

— Click here to view the exhibit page —

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Summer Pride History Stroll — July 2021

Continuing the celebration of Pride beyond June, the Cambridge Museum set up an exhibit in Harvard Square that focused on LGBTQ+ history in Cambridge. The exhibit featured plaques with images and stories from the 1800s to the present day.

— Click here to view the exhibit page —

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