The Albert R. and Mabel G. Jenks Library preserves, stores and displays the Acton Historical Society's extensive collection of historical books and papers. These materials include diaries, maps, legal and business records, scrapbooks, town reports, letters, photographs, postcards, historical records, and ephemera related to Acton's history, families and businesses. The Jenks Library also maintains histories and some genealogical information for surrounding towns.
Materials in the collection do not circulate, but scanning and photocopying are available at the discretion of the Library staff.
Location and Hours of Operation
Hours: The Library is at this time open by appointment only.
Location: The Library is located behind the Hosmer House at 300 Main St. in Acton, MA. Parking is available in the Hosmer House parking area. See the map on our Visit page.