June 28, 2018—October 31, 2018
Open daily 10:00am – 7:00pm
*July 4: Closed at 5:00pm for Independence Day.
*September 15: Closed at 1:00 for Taste of The Gables
115 DERBY STREET SALEM, MA 01970
The House of the Seven Gables
In 1668, merchant and ship-owner John 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.Learn More
WELCOME TO THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES
Salem’s premier historic site located on the Harbor! Discover 350 years of stories as you experience this museum and collection of historic buildings. When you arrive at The House of the Seven Gables (a National Historic Landmark District), professional guides will warmly greet you for an unforgettable historical experience.
Education Programs and Field Trips
The House of the Seven Gables remains committed to providing quality educational experience at our National Historic District Landmark site. Our education programs turn a field trip to The Gables into an unforgettable experience for young learners.Learn More
Settlement Programming at The House of the Seven Gables
The Gables offers direct service programming to support educational initiatives in our local immigrant community including ESL and citizenship preparedness classes and Caribbean Connections, a summer enrichment program for students in grades 3 – 5. The Community Conversation series addresses current event topics such as immigration and social reform.Learn More
This week's #350yearsofstories submission comes from Karen B. Happy belated anniversary to the happy couple!
"On October 1, 2017 our son, Anthony, and his bride, Abby had their wedding reception at the House of 7 Gables on the back lawn. Abby and I had looked around at a couple of different venues and were not finding anything that would suit a relaxed atmosphere and a family cookout style venue. One day I suggested taking a look at The Gables. Were we ever surprised. The view is outstanding. Debbie was most accommodating and helpful in getting everything together that we would need. The day of the wedding turned out to be cold and rainy, but the day itself was everything that Abby and Anthony wanted. They were so happy!"