Jason Holbrook Homestead
The Jason Holbrook Homestead, circa 1763, is home to the Weymouth Historical Society. It is located at 238 Park Avenue, South Weymouth. The Homestead is open weekly on Wednesdays from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm (excluding holidays). It is also open by appointment. Admission is free. Please call (781) 340-1022 in advance for group and special tours.
The Holbrook Homestead houses our Genealogical Library with Weymouth records dating back to the 1600s. The Homestead also hosts multiple exhibits including the Shoe Shop, which is original to the Homestead. The Shoe Shop has a collection of shoe-making tools ranging from the days of the "Ten Footer" machine to the original machines from the Stetson Shoe Company. Other exhibits include the Military Room with memorabilia from the Revolutionary War, Civil War, World War I, World War II. The Carriage House contains two antique sleighs and antique farm tools. Additionally, the Homestead itself showcases other antique furnishings throughout its ten rooms.