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  • A "joyful noise": Music at 400 Beacon Street

    January 23, 2017

    What was it like to work in Mary Baker Eddy’s household? This new series takes a look.
  • [Video] Christian Science in East Germany

    December 14, 2016

    On October 2, 2016, Dr. Gregory Sandford gave a lecture at Longyear Museum about Christian Science in East Germany.

    Christian Science is one of only two religious denominations that were denied recognition by East Germany’s communist regime, the other being the Jehovah’s Witnesses....

  • Life at 400 Beacon Street: The Secretaries

    November 21, 2016

    Serving at the “headquarters of our Commander-in-Chief”: The secretaries at 400 Beacon Street. What was it like to work in Mary Baker Eddy’s household? This new series takes a look.
  • [Audio] Two Letters from the Baker children

    September 20, 2016

    New in the Members' Vault, listen to interpreted audio readings of letters from a young Mary Baker Eddy and from her brother Albert.
  • Life at 400 Beacon Street: A Grandmother's Love

    August 29, 2016

    On July 16, 1910, Mrs. Eddy's grandsons paid her a call to commemorate her 89th birthday. Some two decades in the making, the visit sheds light on an aspect of Mrs. Eddy’s life that is often overlooked — her role as a grandmother.
  • From the Collection: Memories of the White Mountain Church

    August 15, 2016

    Look and read through this memory book containing a history of the White Mountain Church with photos taken by Miss Emma Shipman.
  • [Video] Rebuilding Mrs. Eddy's Suite

    July 25, 2016

    In this 6-minute film, see how Mary Baker Eddy's suite of rooms at 400 Beacon Street has changed over the years, including the recent restoration work by Longyear.

  • [Video] The 400 Beacon Street Restoration

    May 06, 2016

    Phase I of the restoration work at 400 Beacon Street, Mary Baker Eddy’s final home in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, is now complete. Watch this 20-minute video for an inside look at what was accomplished, and for more information about plans for Phase II.

  • Presidents, Politics, and Mary Baker Eddy

    February 15, 2016

    In observance of President’s Day, learn how Mrs. Eddy crossed paths with Jackson, Pierce, Roosevelt, and more.
  • Behind-the-Scenes of “Follow and Rejoice”

    November 16, 2015

    Longyear's new documentary film, “Follow and Rejoice” – Mary Baker Eddy: The Chestnut Hill Years, tells of Mary Baker Eddy’s return to Boston and the important work she accomplished while at her last home, 400 Beacon...