The town was established as a Puritan settlement in 1629 as a part of Charlestown, which is now a neighborhood of Boston.
Today, Somerville is known for its quaint architecture, historic homes, downtown area, proximity to other well known and large Massachusetts cities, and history.
People Born in Somerville
Somerville in People's Lives
Liam Neeson: I traveled here in 1987 to film scenes of the movie The Good Mother.