The Nichols House Museum occupies an impressive 1804 townhouse built by Charles Bulfinch. In 1885, Dr. Arthur Nichols purchased the house for his family. His eldest daughter Rose Standish Nichols, noted landscape architect, writer, and suffragist, inherited the house. Since 1961 the house has been open to the public as an historic house museum reflecting the domestic life of a typical Beacon Hill family at the turn of the last century.
The house is of Federal design and is furnished with priceless possessions gathered from every corner of the globe, including: fine furniture, Flemish tapestries, oriental rugs, European and Asian art, and works by America's foremost sculptor of the 19th century, Augustus Saint-Gaudens.
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