Boston Map Society

The home for map lovers in Boston and New England

Upcoming Events

Mar 23, 2020 · 6:00 pm
POSTPONED: Daniel Immerwahr THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Click the event name for more details.
Apr 30, 2020 · 6:00 pm
Lizabeth Cohen Lizabeth Cohen, author of Saving America's Cities (2019), speaks about urban policy in the United States from the 1950s to the 1980s. Click the event name for more details.
Jul 11, 2020 · 12:00 am
Member Field Trip: Museum of the White Mountains Boston Map Society members are taking a field trip to the Museum of the White Mountains in Plymouth, New Hampshire, for a free guided tour of the new exhibition Wayfinding: Maps of the White Mountains. Click event name for details.
Sep 26, 2020 · 12:00 am
Member Field Trip: Boston Athenaeum Boston Map Society members are taking a field trip to the Boston Athenaeum to see highlights from their map collection. Click event name for details.

Past Events

Jan 14, 2020 · 6:00 pm
Margaret Pearce: Witnesses: Re-Reading the Cartographies of Disposession Margaret Pearce speaks at the Leventhal Map & Education Center on the role of mapmaking in Indigenous genocide; part of the America Transformed exhibition series.
Jan 28, 2020 · 6:00 pm
Atlascope map trivia The Leventhal Map & Education Center debuts their new Atlascope map app with a geography-bee themed trivia night.
Feb 26, 2020 · 5:30 pm
Late 19th Century English Drink Maps: Shocking Temperance Tools or Beautiful Pub Guides? Our own Kris Butler presents her research on drink maps, followed, appropriately, by drinks.