Public Health

Public Health

Finding clean water and keeping it clean

The consequences of noxious water and the need to find clean water and keep it that way.

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Architecture and Landscape

Architecture and Landscape

Elegant buildings and pleasant walks

Elegant surroundings for everyday services lift individual spirit and create pride in community.

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Engines and Engineers

Engines and Engineers

Make it work and keep it working

Big projects, big pumps and big reservoirs need visionary engineering and practical engineers.  

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Social History

Social History

The give-and-take of building consensus

Visionaries, politicians, engineers, managers, artisans, workers and Boston residents search for consensus.   

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Welcome to the
Waterworks Museum

The Waterworks Museum interprets unique stories of one of the country's first metropolitan water systems through exhibitions and educational programs on engineering, architecture, social history, and public health.

 

Looking for upcoming events? See our calendar!

Sunday, December 21, 12pm: Aqueducts: A History of Bringing Water to the People

We will be CLOSED on Thursday, December 25th.

Check us out on PBS Kids Design Squad!

WINTER HOURS

(Jan 1 - March 31)
Wed-Sun: 11am-4pm

SUMMER HOURS

(April 1 - Nov 30)
Wed: 11am-9pm
Th-Sun: 11am-4pm

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Admission is free, donations encouraged

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