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Hispanic Heritage - supplemental image

Hispanic Heritage

Faces of the North End now on view

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New Gallery

The Big Y: From Neighborhood Grocer to the Modern Supermarket

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Library & Archives

Trace your roots in the expanded Springfield History Library & Archives

About Us

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The creation of a new Museum of Springfield History has been a long-term goal of the Springfield Museums. In 2005, just two months before his death at the age of 102, M. Allen Swift of West Hartford, Ct., donated $1 million for the purchase of the former Verizon office building adjacent to the Springfield Museums campus to create the new museum…