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Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds

Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds



  • A 1734 farmhouse, restored and renovated in 2013 with the addition of a large, modern educational space
  • A family-friendly museum with period rooms, interactive games and puzzles
  • A place to enjoy historic gardens and play outdoor games
  • Stories about colonial life, the Revolutionary War, slavery, abolitionism, the birth of American horticulture, and the historic preservation movement.


Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds

Durant Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverley Avenue, Newton, MA 02458


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Bikes and a few cars may be parked in the lot adjacent to the building. There is ample additional on-street parking. Please park abutting our property, on the even side of Waverley Avenue and Kenrick Street (the same side as the house).


Wednesday-Friday: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


$6 = Visitors 13 and over
$5 = Newton residents, Seniors, Children 6-12, Students with ID
$2 = EBT Cardholder (up to 4 tickets)
FREE = Historic Newton members, Children 5 and under, MTA members,NARM members





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