hidden history hike 2019 400An Archeological Hike in Our Backyard

Date: Sunday, October 27th
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones Tavern

As the first part of an Open House double-feature archeologist Kimberley Connors will lead a hike through South Action exploring 'hidden' clues to the town's past.

Visitors can also tour the Faulkner House, and continue on to Jones Tavern at 3:00 p.m., where items from the 18th century tavern and the longtime Jones family farm will be on display.

4th Sunday Open House

Date: Sunday, October 27th
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 pm
Location: Jones Tavern & Faulkner Homestead

No admission charge, but donations are welcome.

Where and how to find us:
Faulkner Homestead - 5 High St. Acton, MA
Jones Tavern - 128 Main St. Acton, MA
Parking is available on site or nearby.

View Iron Work Farm in Acton Historic Properties in Google maps

IWF Historic Museum events and Open Houses 2019


egg hunt grassSaturday, April 13 - Spring Egg Hunt at Faulkner Homestead

patriots day spirt 80Sunday, April 14 - Patriots Day Spirit

Robbins ride 80wSunday, April 14 - Robbins Ride

iron work farm skinner piano 1 v2 80Sunday, May 26 - Freedom's Way Hidden Treasures

farrier sizedSunday, June 23 - NEW! - Blacksmith - Farrier Demonstration

open tap room 80Saturday, Oct. 5 - Open Tap Room & Annual Meeting

art out Moran Zey 2 80Sat. & Sun.,Oct 19 & 20 - Art About Town in conjunction with Acton Open Studio


Historic House Museum Tours (Fourth Sundays)

  • April 14
  • May 26
  • June 23
  • July 28
  • September 22
  • October 27
Iron Work Farm welcomes volunteers at Jones Tavern and Faulkner Homestead for many different activities; can you help out?

Check out the Volunteer page for more info - or contact us with your areas of interest.