650 Asbury Street
Hamilton, MA 01982
Phone for Director
Phone for Archivist

The grounds are open sunrise to sunset for public use.

The schedule of tours for the Patton Family Archives are available through the Wenham Museum here or by appointment.

The Hamilton Historical Society is housed in the north wing of the Patton Homestead. Contact for access and information.

The Patton Homestead house, stables, and grounds are available to rent for private events. Please see our PATTON HOMESTEAD RENTAL AGREEMENT and email the Director for availability.

Give a donation of any amount to support the Patton Homestead in providing educational and cultural opportunities for our community, preserve this unique history, and to honor veterans. 

Calendar of Events
Event Date & Time Organized By  Highlights
Tours of the Patton Family Archives Select Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays Wenham Museum advanced registration required
Code Burgundy: The Long Escape with John Katsaros To Be Rescheduled Patton Homestead Surviving a B-17 bailout in 1944 over France, airman, John Katsaros was captured by the Gestapo. Then he was rescued by the French underground in what begins a perilous quest for freedom through France and Spain.

His detailed account unfolds a true story of grit, grace, and pure luck.

Tickets are $20 per person. Reserve your seat here.


Gordon-Conwell Community Lecture

Thursday, July 29, 2020


Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary “Genderlects: Male and Female Styles of Communication by Dr. Jeffrey Arthurs of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary 

Bring your lunch. $5 contribution at the door. Please RSVP to or pay and RSVP here.

July Lunch Lecture Thursday, July 16, 2020 


Patton Homestead Lunch Lectures at the Patton Homestead

Noon on the 3rd Thursday of each month.

Bring a bagged lunch for yourself. 

$5 admission. Space is limited. Reserve your spot here

This month’s speaker is Chris LaPointe Director of Land Conservation with Essex County Greenbelt.

Suffrage Series Performance:

“I Now Pronounce You Lucy Stone” by History At PlayTM

Thursday, August 6, 2020


Patton Homestead A Leader of Women’s Suffrage, Lucy Stone, Transports Audiences back in Time!

The Patton Homestead  presents History At Play’s critically acclaimed one-woman performance celebrating the centennial of women’s suffrage in the United States.

Tickets are $20 per person. Reserve your seat here.

Suffrage Series Lecture:

“Massachusetts in the Women’s Suffrage Movement” by Barbara F. Berenson

Thursday, September 10, 2020


Patton Homestead In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, author, Barbara F. Berenson will speak about her book  Massachusetts in the Woman Suffrage Movement: Revolutionary Reformers (The History Press 2018)

Tickets are $20 per person. Reserve your seat here.


Patton Homestead Inc. (PHI) Board of Directors  –

  • Marc Johnson, President
  • Derek Smith, Treasurer
  • Deborah Lannon
  • Paul Cancelliere
  • Susan Shelby
  • Leandra DeFeo
  • Paul Cancelliere
  • Andrew Donaldson

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