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Hingham Massachusetts, Incorporated 1635, History & Pride
 

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FAQ

Where can I find genealogy information?
The Hingham Public Library will be glad to assist you in researching genealogy information pertaining to Hingham. Please email the library at hiref@ocln.org or call 781-741-1405 with your question. Another source is the Hingham Cemetery at www.hinghamcemetery.org.

Where can I find information on area lodging and hotels?
Please visit the following page for information on area hotels and other lodging: www.hingham-ma.gov/business.html#2

Where can I find information on local restaurants?
Please visit the following page for information on local restaurants www.hingham-ma.gov/business.html#1

Where can I obtain a Hingham Transfer Station/Recycling Facility Sticker?
Residents can obtain the sticker from the Department of Public Works, 25 Bare Cove Park Drive, (781-741-1430).

How do I find licensed daycare providers in the Hingham area?
Go to the Massachusetts Executive Office of Education. Under "Early Education and After School Programs", enter Hingham or 02043 in the "Street and City or Zip Code" window and choose "Search". A list of LICENSED daycare providers in this area will appear.

Where do I register to vote?
The Town Clerk's office accepts voter registration cards. You can find voter information on our website at www.hingham-ma.gov/townclerk/vote.html. Please call the Town Clerk's office (781-741-1410) with any questions.

Who do I contact for information about planning a wedding ceremony at World's End?
World's End is under the jurisdiction of the Trustee of Reservations, a private non-profit. The site is preserved for passive recreation and does not permit weddings or other large events. For info on other Trustees of Reservations sites that do host weddings please call 781-821-2977 or visit their website at www.thetrustees.org.

Who do I contact for information about planning a wedding ceremony at the Gazebo/Bandstand at the Harbor?
Permission to use the Gazebo/Bandstand is granted by the Town. The usage policy is available on the Documents and Forms page under the Board of Selectmen. There is a $25 charge for non-residents.