Freemasonry: Facts and Fiction

Freemasons are often portrayed in popular books and films such as The Lost Symbol, The Da Vinci Code, and National Treasure. Some of these fictional stories take a few liberties with the history and customs of the fraternity, and while it often makes for a good story it can also have the unfortunate effect of further confusing people who may already have had some misconceptions about Masonry. Here are some facts and fictions about Freemasonry which we hope will help you learn more about our fraternity.