OPEN DAILY 10 A.M. – 6 P.M. • Tickets for October 2023 are now available! Click here to learn more.
Parking on site is limited and cannot be guaranteed. Please consider alternative lots.

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In 1668, merchant and shipowner John Turner I, and his wife Elizabeth Robinson Turner, built a house on Salem Harbor that was destined to become one of America’s most beloved historic homes. Designated a National Historic Landmark District in 2007, The House of the Seven Gables is best known today as the setting of world-renowned American author Nathaniel Hawthorne’s 1851 novel. But it is so much more! Learn about four centuries of inclusive history at one of America’s most beloved historic homes.

Plan your visit, explore our educational opportunities and embark on a tour with us today!

OPEN DAILY 10 A.M. – 6 P.M.

All purchases are non-refundable.


Tickets are released on a monthly basis (for the following month); they are available to members the 1st of each month, and then to the general public starting the 4th of each month, with the exception of October.

Tickets for October 1-15, 2023 are now available.

Tickets for October 16-31, 2023 will be released on September 16 for Gables members*, and September 19 for the general public.

*Members get early access to tickets before general sale. 


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Tripadvisor gives a Travelers’ Choice award to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travelers and are ranked within the top 10% of properties on Tripadvisor.

Currently Tripadvisor’s #1 Attraction in Salem.

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The Gables offers educational programming to support our local immigrant community including Adult English Language and Citizenship preparation classes. We engage our wider community through stimulating, thoughtful, facilitated conversations on immigration and other social justice issues.

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The House of the Seven Gables Museum Campus was designated as a National Historic Landmark District in 2007. Our seaside campus consists of 2 acres of land, seaside colonial revival gardens, and several historic buildings. In addition to preserving and maintaining our campus, the organization cares for over 3,000 works of art, furnishings, and ephemera as well as an archive with thousands of documents, books, and mixed media.

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Support The House of the Seven Gables at our annual fundraiser, Sips by the Sea, on Saturday, September 9th. The evening will be full of fun, food, purpose, and philanthropy on our oceanfront lawn. Your attendance will help ensure a strong future for The Gables.

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