Government Records

The organizations listed below contain local, state, and national government records. These materials include court case records, ship documents, military records, legislative documents, government official papers, maps, department records, and vital records. Some organizations focus entirely on Hingham, while others include the wider state and region.


Name Address Phone Number Notes
Hingham Town Hall 210 Central Street, Hingham, MA 02043 781-741-1410 Materials are located within different departments rather than a centralized area.
Massachusetts State Archives 220 Morrissey Boulevard, Boston, MA 02125 617-727-2816  
State Library of Massachusetts, Government Data and Documents State  House Room 341, 24 Beacon Street, Boston MA 02133 617-727-2590  
National Archives at Boston 380 Trapelo Road, Waltham MA 02452 781-663-0144