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The New York Streets: Boston’s First Urban Renewal Project

February 21 through Fall 2017 @ The West End Museum. Prior to the demolition of Boston’s old West End, another vibrant, multi-ethnic neighborhood of tenement houses and mom-and-pop shops fell victim to so-called ‘urban renewal.’…

Exhibition: From Stagecoach to Subway: The West End Street Railway

Now until mid-spring. From Stagecoach to Subway: The West End Street Railway, recounts the phases of development since the 18th century through graphic panels and artifacts like trolley tickets, stock certificates, conductor buttons, tokens, photos…

Exhibition: From Stagecoach to Subway: The West End Street Railway

Now until mid-spring. Public transportation has shaped life in Boston and its neighborhoods since the first English settlers arrived in the early 17th century. Its evolution over the course of more than 200 years is…

Exhibition: The New West Enders & Other Green Monsters

January 6 through March 21st, 2015 Reception: Thursday, January 15 at 5:30 p.m @ The West End Museum With images by photographer Lolita Parker, Jr., The New West Enders & Other Green Monsters documents the…