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.

Latest News & Events - See our calendar for details.

Check out WBUR's recent recording for "Off the Record," and hear our fabulous acoustics!
http://artery.wbur.org/2014/04/14/pack-a-d
Watch this awesome video on PBSKIDS.org, and discover why we are a truly wonderful museum for kids!
http://to.pbs.org/1kUmuM1

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WINTER HOURS

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

SUMMER HOURS

(April 1 - Dec 31)
Wed: 11am-9pm
Th-Sun: 11am-4pm

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Admission is free, donations encouraged

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