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Where can I learn more about 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Freemasonry™?

If you wish to learn more about 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Freemasonry™, there are opportunities for members and non-members alike through select Masonic institutions and exhibitions.

The Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library

Our Supreme Council headquarters in Lexington, MA is home to our Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, which is also one of our Scottish Rite charities. The Museum & Library aims to be the "historical society" of American Freemasonry by collecting, preserving, interpreting, and celebrating the history of the Scottish Rite, Freemasonry, and fraternalism. The Museum & Library also collects decorative arts, documents, artifacts, photographs, and fine art related to aspects of American history. The Museum's collection includes more than 17,000 objects, including artifacts from the time of our Founding Fathers and Masonic artifacts with special meaning to the fraternity.

The Van Gorden-Williams Library & Archives

The Van Gorden-Williams Library & Archives is one of the premiere repositories in the United States for the study of Freemasonry and fraternalism. Its other major collecting area is American history. The Library & Archives has one of the world’s most comprehensive collections on the subject of American Freemasonry. The collection comprises over 60,000 books, 1,600 serial titles, and 2,000 cubic feet of archival materials related to Freemasonry, fraternalism, and American history.

Can't make it to Lexington? You can explore a limited number of exhibitions and objects from the Museum & Library online.