|The Wakefield Historical Commission is a branch of town government dedicated to the preservation of Wakefield's architectural, archaeological and historical resources. The Commission meets monthly on issues that affect the town's historical preservation.
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Discover Wakefield's Architectural History
Wakefield's History (in brief)
National Register Properties
Wakefield's Significant Sites
Researching the History of your Home
the Demolition Delay Bylaw
the West Ward School
the Soldiers & Sailors Monument
NEW: Search the MACRIS database
MACRIS is the Mass Historical Commission's compilation of local history inventory forms. All of the properties investigated by the Wakefield Historical Commission in the 1980s are on this list. For properties not on this list, email the Commission to see if an inventory form has been done. If you have problems accessing the Wakefield Historical Commission's info on MACRIS, let us know and we will assist you.
Contact the Commission
The Massachusetts Historical Commission
the Wakefield Historical Society