Plan Your Visit

Plan your 2022 visit

Visitors have two options:

  • Guided Tour Experience: A guided tour inside the Turner-Ingersoll Mansion (a.k.a The House of the Seven Gables). PLEASE NOTE: This pass includes the Grounds Pass. There is no self-guided option.
  • Grounds Pass: A self-guided exploration of the grounds. PLEASE NOTE: This pass does NOT include interior access to the Turner-Ingersoll Mansion (a.k.a The House of the Seven Gables).

The House of the Seven Gables is open daily 10 AM – 4 PM. The Museum Store will be open during operating days and hours.

All purchases are non-refundable and cannot be rescheduled.

The Gables will reopen on March 1, 2022. Tickets for March 1-31 are available now. Online reservations will be available on a rolling basis in 2022. If you’d like advance access to reservations, you can join us.

Each person in a party counts, regardless of age, and tickets are required for each person.

There will not be room to distance yourself from other visitors while on the guided tour.

Face masks are required in indoor spaces regardless of vaccination status.

Due to staff resources, we have limited time to answer phone calls and emails. If your question can be answered with information from our website, we may not respond to your inquiry.

Traffic in our region is unpredictable and notoriously problematic. Plan your commute.

The gardens and grounds at The House of the Seven Gables Museum Campus

House of Seven Gables Hours

January 1 - February, 2022

As the local COVID-19 numbers continue to rise, even among vaccinated individuals, The House of the Seven Gables has made the decision to remain closed through February 2022. We will announce our re-opening date mid-February. The Gables is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our visitors and staff.

March 1 - May 26, 2022

Open daily 10AM -4PM.

May 27, 2022 - October 31, 2022

Hours TBD

Online reservations will be available on a rolling basis. If you'd like advance access to reservations, you can join us!

November 1 - November 30, 2022

Hours TBD - Closed Thanksgiving Day

Online reservations will be available on a rolling basis. If you'd like advance access to reservations, you can join us!

December 1 - December 31, 2022

Hours TBD - Closed Christmas Day

Online reservations will be available on a rolling basis. If you'd like advance access to reservations, you can join us!

January 1 - January 12, 2023

Closed for annual preservation and maintenance projects.

Rates

Guided Tour Package .......... $20
Guided Tour Package Children (ages 5-12) .......... $12
Grounds Pass .......... $10
Children Under 5 ......... Free*
Gables Members .......... FREE
*Must be accompanied by an adult
drone image of historic site

Free experiences for Salem residents

Salem residents can enjoy free admission to The House of the Seven Gables. Use 019702022 at checkout to reserve your tickets.

If you do not provide proof of residency, you will need to pay full price. Valid proof of residency includes a state-issued photo ID with a current address, Salem Public Schools ID, or Salem State University ID.

GETTING TO THE GABLES

The House of the Seven Gables
115 Derby Street
Salem, Mass 01970

VISITOR GUIDELINES

When planning a visit to The House of Seven Gables, here’s everything you’ll need to know. If you have any questions when preparing for your visit, please reach out to our staff and we can assist you. By visiting The House of the Seven Gables, you agreed to follow our Visitor Guidelines.

INTERNATIONAL GUESTS

The House of the Seven Gables offers an interactive site map in Brazilian Portuguese, Cantonese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, and Spanish.

PHOTOGRAPHY POLICY

To allow for the enjoyment of all visitors to The House of the Seven Gables and to help us care for our buildings, collections, and landscapes, we appreciate your compliance with our guidelines for personal and professional photography. Personal/recreational photography is candid, souvenir-type photography using a non-paid photographer. The photographs are not to be used commercially. Recreational photography for personal use is allowed during guided tours, with the exception of the month of October. Professional photography is any session using a paid photographer or any professional-style shoot, including wedding, family, or special event portraits. Professional photography is permitted when approved in advance, requires a signed contract between the photographer and The Gables along with a certificate of insurance.

The House of the Seven Gables may photograph or film its events and public programs. Unless you notify the photographer on site otherwise, your attendance at an event or program grants The House of the Seven Gables permission to display and/or publish any photographs in which you appear. For any questions, please contact zquinn@7gables.org. Click here to review our full policy.

ACCESSIBILITY/LIMITED MOBILITY

Due to the nature of the architecture at The Gables’ campus, our historic house museums are not wheelchair accessible. Our visitor center, restrooms, Colonial Revival gardens, grounds, and a portion of our Museum Store are wheelchair accessible. Information is available for visitors that cannot access our historic house museums.

Tours last approximately 60 minutes and take place on multiple levels in historic houses from the 1600s and 1700s. Visitors are standing, walking, or climbing stairs during these experiences. Information is available about the rooms for those that cannot access any portion of the tour.