The Bourne Society for Historic Preservation is proud to present the historical Briggs-McDermott House! The Society’s friends and members have generously donated many furnishings to the Briggs-McDermott family and also maintain a period garden and small granite walled barn. 

Bourne Society for Historic Preservation

Calendar of Events

Bourne in Wartime

October 13, 2018


Join us for an in depth look at some of Bourne's most historical figures and their role during wartime during the Civil War, Spanish American War, World War I, and World War II.

​​​​Christmas in Old Bourne ​Village

December 7, 2018 4:00PM-8:00PM

Join us at the Briggs-McDermott House! Our theme this year is

"The Colors of Christmas"

Visit the house which will be decorated by our volunteers and members. Our Carriage House and Forge will also be open for touring.  Enjoy complimentary warm beverages and goodies and shop for your holiday greens and wreaths  created by the Aptucxet Garden Club.  

*Admission is free.

​On Saturday December 8th, and Sunday December 9th the house and forge will also be open to tour from 11:00AM-3:00PM.