Longfellow House – Washington’s Headquarters is a National Historic Site that preserves the home of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, one of the world’s foremost 19th century poets. The house also served as headquarters for General George Washington during the Siege of Boston, July 1775 – April 1776. In addition to its rich history, the site offers unique opportunities to explore 19th century literature and arts.
How you can help:
Longfellow House offers a range of activities for those interested in volunteering their time. Possible volunteer opportunities include working in the site’s book shop, helping out with special events, working in the archives, or helping maintain the site’s gardens.
If you are interested in volunteer opportunities at the site, please call Jim Shea, Site Manager, at (617) 876-4491