Partnership of Historic Bostons
WELCOME TO PARTNERSHIP OF HISTORIC BOSTONS

Join us as we recognize and celebrate the unique historical connections between Boston, Massachusetts, founded in 1630, and Boston, Lincolnshire, England, founded in 1086.  We are dedicated to education about the two Bostons in the seventeenth century and to preserving our legacy. 
Partnership of Historic Bostons

Donations allow the all–volunteer Partnership to continue its free programs.  You will become a Friend of the Partnership of the Historic Bostons for a donation of $35 or more. 

"Passionate Puritans: Marriage, Love, and Sex
in 17th-Century Massachusetts"

Join us for free events from September 7, Charter Day,
to October 26.

Were the Puritans really as fun-hating, dour, and Puritanical" as we're lead to believe?  Find out through our free unique walking tours, lectures, and discussions. 

 
Crime and Punishment in Early Boston Tour on August 13 9 from 10 AM to Noon 
Registration will open in late July.

Calendar for 2016, click here.
To find out all we do, click here.
Charter Day 2016
This year marks the 386th anniversary of the naming of Boston, Dorchester, and Watertown. 

Join us on Charter Day, September 7, and at programs in September and October.  The schedule will be available soon.

T
his year's theme is "Passionate Puritans: Marriage, Love, and Sex in 17th-Century Massachusetts."  We will be debunking the long-standing myths about the Puritans. More details are coming. 
The Pleasure of the Taste: Recipes from 17th century New England is a collection of Puritan and Native recipes.

Try these recipes in both original and modernized versions, and see for yourself what was delicious in the 1600s!  The booklet makes a great gift!
Animations 
See what Boston--Beacon Hill, Back Bay, the Old State House site, and Fanueil Hall--looked like long ago.
This work is provided by the City of Boston Archaeology Program.

Major Donor

THE WINTHROP SOCIETY: DESCENDANTS OF THE GREAT MIGRATION