Founded in Deerfield, Massachusetts in 1870 as the first historical society in Western Massachusetts, today the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association is a vibrant regional organization, supporting the Memorial Hall Museum and Library, Deerfield Teachers’ Center, Indian House Children’s Museum, and Community Outreach projects. Click the links on the sidebar to the right for information about each aspect of PVMA.

Memorial Hall Museum is open weekends in May; and Tuesday through Sunday from June through October. We look forward to welcoming you again back during the 2022 season. Keep up with events and musings by following us on social media. Use the Facebook links in the sidebar and find us on Instagram.

Continuing our 150th anniversary celebration, we are offering FREE admission again this season! Learn more about the museum here.

2022 Summer Concerts

July 4, 2022
3 pm, Blue & White Room
Westmoreland Town Band FREE Concert


July 10 – August 28, 2022
Old Deerfield Sunday Afternoon Concerts

Beautiful chamber music performed in the lovely Victorian setting of Memorial Hall Museum’s Music Room—newly renovated and air-conditioned—at 3 p.m. on Sundays July 10th through August 28th, 2022.  Tickets: $10 for adults; $5 for seniors and students. Tickets available at the door.  

NOTE: All Summer Concert Series musicians and MHM staff are fully vaccinated. Attendees are encouraged to wear a mask. Masks are available. Some performers may request all attendees to wear a mask.


Old Deerfield Craft Fairs

The Craft Fairs have returned! Thanks to all who joined us at the Spring Sampler and for supporting the work of the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association. Learn about the Fall 2022 fair here.


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