Lyman Estate – Waltham, MA

The Lyman Estate is a Historic New England property that dates from the late 18th century when Waltham was a undeveloped area that was popular for country estates for the wealthy elite in Boston at the time it was built (1793).  The main feature of this property is the Lyman family mansion which is a excellent example of federal architecture and a colonial-era country estate.  This property is ideal for special events

Lyman Estate set up for a function.

Lyman Estate set up for a function.

and should be on your list for weddings, business meetings or other special occasions.  Tours are also also available, contact Historic New England at Lyman Estate for more information (617-994-6672).

Lyman Estate also boasts a lovely greenhouse area open to visitors.

Facilities, Fees and other information:  Access to the mansion grounds is free however the mansion is usually closed unless you make a tour appointment.

For more information on Lyman Estate you can also visit the official Historic New England Website.

Location and Directions:  Lyman Estate is located at 185 Lyman St in Waltham, MA.  Lyman St intersects with Route 20 in Waltham and is easily accessed from I-95/Route 128.  If you’re using a GPS device use the address of 185 Lyman St in Waltham or the following coordinates: 42.38384, -71.230132.

Keep an eye out for the following sign on a rotary on Lyman St. which marks the entrance to the Lyman Estate:

Lyman Estate Entrance Sign

Lyman Estate Entrance Sign