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Blog

What’s New in Settlement?

Date: May 10, 2022

This spring, we’ve hosted two of four Community Conversations on race equity. This season’s series is designed to engage community members in thoughtful and respectful conversation facilitated by Shawn Newton,...

What’s New in Preservation?

Date: May 3, 2022

In honor of National Preservation Month, we would like to share an update on the preservation department’s current work. Addressing the realities of human-made climate change requires two actions of...

In the Garden – April Edition

Date: April 28, 2022

Tulips are the centerpiece of our spring gardens. They usually bloom late April/early May, depending on the weather. The incredible team that designs and maintains our seaside gardens has planted...

Celebrating our Founder’s Birthday Month

Date: April 21, 2022

April is an auspicious month at The House of the Seven Gables. Our founder, Caroline Emmerton, was born on April 21, 1866, on Summer Street in Salem to George Emmerton...

Welcome Our New Director of Preservation Paul Wright

Date: April 14, 2022

Hi, my name is Paul Wright and I’m excited to be the new Director of Preservation and Maintenance here at The House of Seven Gables. My passion for preservation led...

Welcoming New Citizens this Winter

Date: April 1, 2022

We would like to congratulate two of our Settlement Association citizenship students, Nirma Munoz de Pena and Jorge Liriano Francisco, who took their oaths of allegiance and became United States...

A New Look for the Garden Furniture

Date: March 27, 2022

One of the many projects the preservation team is currently working on is refinishing the outdoor furniture on our historic grounds. The 65 tables, chairs, and benches are being blasted...

Gables’ discussion series to explore racial inequities

Date: March 17, 2022

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What’s new in preservation?

Date: March 10, 2022

Painting at The Nathaniel Hawthorne Birthplace This month our preservation team has been hard at work inside the Nathaniel Hawthorne Birthplace. The plaster wall in the front staircase needed repairs,...

Celebrate Women’s History Month

Date: March 3, 2022

March is National Women’s History Month and we are excited to participate in Salem Women’s History Day on March 27. The House of the Seven Gables board member Robin Woodman...