Welcome to the Association of Masonic Arts

Welcome to the Association of Masonic Arts

Freemasonry in the Bahamas

1837 – Royal Victoria Lodge, No. 443 was chartered in Nassau by the United Grand Lodge of England, and a second lodge, Turks Island Forth Lodge, No. 647, was erected on Grand Turk Island in 1855. Both have survived. There were earlier English lodges but they were short-lived. There were…

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, FREEMASON

[caption id="attachment_497" align="alignright" width="640"] Franklin[/caption] The genius of Franklin was so overwhelming, and manifested in so many different directions, that no short paper can even list his achievements; the American Philosophical Society requires twenty large book pages merely to catalog his inventions, discoveries, accomplishments and the events in which he…