On display: Selections of poetry by Mary Baker Eddy

On display: Selections of poetry by Mary Baker Eddy

Mary Baker Eddy loved to read and write poetry. Library visitors are invited to see a display with background and examples of poems that Eddy composed throughout her life, including selections that were set to music as hymns. There’s also information on the poets she liked best.

On Display: Artwork by Violet Oakley

On Display: Artwork by Violet Oakley

In celebration of Women’s History month in March, the Research & Special Collections team has put together a display with work by Violet Oakley (1874–1961). This prolific artist gained prominence in her field at a time when women’s talents were rarely recognized. Oakley was also a student of Christian Science.

Branch Out Exhibit

In fall 2015 the Library joined together with the Boston youth arts organization Artists for Humanity, to create a public art piece on the theme of community outreach and partnership. The result is “Branch Out.”

Mapparium

Mapparium

The Mapparium Audio Tour   Plan your visit to this world-famous, three-story, stained-glass globe—one of the key attractions at the Library. The Mapparium’s three-dimensional perspective of the world of 1935 is enhanced by A World of Ideas, an original presentation...
The Publishing House lobby

The Publishing House lobby

When the Christian Science Publishing Society constructed a new headquarters at the height of the Great Depression, this building housed massive printing and bindery equipment to produce The Christian Science Monitor and other Christian Science periodicals on-site.