The Gables will be closed January 1 through February 10, 2023. We will reopen February 11, 2023. Tickets for February 11-28 will be available January 1 for members, and January 4 for the public. See you soon!

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Strong Women of The Gables Lecture Series continues…

Date: June 11, 2012

On Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 7:00pm Robin Woodman will present her lecture entitled Susannah Ingersoll and Her Role in the Business Community. Woodman isAssistant for Harvard Art Museum’s Archaeological Exploration of...

Phoenix Girls' Chorus visits The Gables

Date: June 6, 2012

The Gables staff would like to sincerely thank the Phoenix Girls’ Chorus for your visit and for singing to the staff and visitors in the Visitor Center yesterday (June 5,...

Dusty then and now

Date: June 4, 2012

Dusty, our tried and true mascot at The Gables, has been a fixture for many years. Here are some of the early pictures of Dusty when he was…let’s say…a bit more...

Potatoes, onions and carrots! Oh, my!

Date: May 29, 2012

With the guidance and expertise of a couple members of the museum staff, the students at Salem Prep – located at The Gables’ Settlement House – planted a vegetable garden...

Fun on The Fame!

Date: May 25, 2012

The Gables, located just up the street from the Schooner Fame, wanted to share their upcoming schedule of events! They have some great events planned for this summer! May 26 —...

The power of good!

Date: May 23, 2012

Buy a ticket, help us do good work! Your visit to The House of the Seven Gables funds community-building programs for at-risk youth and immigrant families. A significant portion of...

Eugene Masterson, Irish journalist talks about The Gables!

Date: May 17, 2012

“Whether it’s shopping or a bit of history you’re after from a break, it’s hard to beat Boston by Eugene Masterson BOSTON is a favourite haunt of Irish holidaymakers who...

Salem and The Wall Street Journal!

Date: May 13, 2012

Last weekend, The Wall Street Journal’s Acrostic puzzle clue “I” was of particular interest to The Gables’ Executive Director, Anita Blackaby, and her husband! Clue “I” you ask? “Sitcom whose...

The Gables is Gorgeous!

Date: May 8, 2012

The flowering trees are doing their duty at The Gables right now! And the garden inside the site is still stunning despite the tulips being past their prime! Even on...

Final Lineup for "Strong Women of The Gables" Lecture Series

Date: May 2, 2012

Wednesday, May 16that 7:00 p.m.  Admission is a suggested donation of $10 for members of The Gables, $15 for non-members Catharine Maria Sedgwick’s Literary Legacy  Presented by Lucinda L. Damon-Bach,...