Focus on Brook Farm VII – through March 2022

Brook Farm in West Roxbury has long inspired writers, photographers, artist, artisans, and musicians. New Brook Farm (a recent recipient of Community Preservation Act Funding from the City of Boston) invites you to safely visit the Brook Farm Historic Site and continue the tradition by submitting your photos, artistic representations, prose, poetry, and musical works … Read more


WHAT: Special guided nature tour of the Brook Farm Historic Site. WHEN: Saturday, October 16, 2021 10:00AM – 11:30AM – Rain or Shine WHERE: Brook Farm Historic Site – 670 Baker Street, West Roxbury.Park at Gethsemane Cemetery Parking Entrance. Join Adam Leiterman, Mass Audubon Teacher Naturalist, and members of New Brook Farm, Inc. for a … Read more

POSTPONED: Foremothers of the Women’s Suffrage Movement: The Women of Brook Farm and Contemporaries

This event is TENTATIVELY rescheduled for October 18, 2020, pending advisories re. public gatherings. In recognition of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment in 1920 granting women the right to vote, New Brook Farm and the Boston Women’s Heritage Trail present a program of readings by the early leaders of the … Read more

Walking and Talking with Thoreau (past event)

Saturday, November 2, 2019 (rain date November 3)2:00 – 4:00 pmBrook Farm Historic Site, 670 Baker Street, West Roxbury We’re launching our fifth Focus on Brook Farm photography and artists’ outing with a special guided walk with Thoreau re-enactor Mr. Richard Smith. Henry David Thoreau never lived at the Brook Farm community and only visited … Read more