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Deerfield Memorial Hall Museum, Talk

March 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm EST

On Sunday, March 3, 2024, at 2 pm—close to the anniversary of the 1704 Raid on Deerfield in the early morning hours of February 29—PVMA is hosting a free lecture and book signing by renowned author and scholar, James L. Swanson, in Deerfield Academy’s Hess Auditorium. Doors open and books are available for sale at 1 pm. Get a sneak preview of new elements in Memorial Hall Museum’s 1704 exhibit from 11 am-1:30 pm before the lecture, or from 3:30-4:30 pm that same day. The redesigned sections of the 1704 Memorial Gallery include new interpretation of the Sheldon House Door, feature diverse perspectives on the meaning of the door, and highlight rarely seen objects from the PVMA collection.

FREE Lecture & Book Signing, James L. Swanson / Memorial Hall Museum Exhibit Preview

Lecture: Hess Auditorium, Deerfield Academy, 2 pm (doors open at 1 pm)
1704 Exhibit Preview: Memorial Hall Museum,
11 am-1:30 pm and 3:30-4:30 pm




March 3
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm EST


Memorial Hall Museum
8 Memorial St
Deerfield, MA 01342
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(413) 774-3768
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