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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Visiting Salem in October

Date: September 30, 2021

October is the peak season here in Salem, and attractions do sell out. Advance online ticket purchases will be required for both our Guided Tour Package and Grounds and Gardens...

Planning Your Visit to The Gables this Fall

Date: September 23, 2021

The crisp air, the carved pumpkins, the smells of spices – these are just a few ways to think about the wonderful season that is autumn in New England. In...

What’s New in Settlement?

Date: September 16, 2021

ESL Teacher Spotlight Meet Eliud Alcala Eliud Alcala teaches ESL at the Settlement Association, and also substitutes for the citizenship classes. Outside of The Gables, Eliud works as a Business...

Exploring the Salem Farmer’s Market

Date: September 9, 2021

A few weeks ago I took advantage of the gorgeous weather to check out the Salem Farmer’s Market. Every Thursday vendors set up in Derby Square every from 3 –...

Caroline Emmerton’s Lasting Legacy

Date: September 7, 2021

This year we are celebrating our founder’s vision of preservation and service. Join us as we explore her life that lead to her legacy here at The Gables. “Halfway down a...

Join us for our Annual Fundraiser

Date: September 2, 2021

News Release Annual Gables’ fundraiser with auction set for Sept. 12, 5 p.m. SALEM — Anyone making plans during the time of the pandemic has learned how easily plans must...

What’s New in Preservation?

Date: September 1, 2021

Keeping History Above Water: Salem, Preservation in a Changing Climate An Interview with Susan Baker, The House of the Seven Gables Collections Manager What is your role here at The...

Caroline Emmerton – Preserving The Gables

Date: August 31, 2021

This year we are celebrating our founder’s vision of preservation and service. Join us as we explore her life that lead to her legacy here at The Gables. The Colonial...

An Evening at The Peabody Essex Museum

Date: August 26, 2021

For this post, I ventured over to the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM). The PEM is about a 15 –20 minute walk from The House of the Seven Gables and offers...

You’re Invited to Our Annual Fundraiser!

Date: August 25, 2021

Due to the rising COVID-19 numbers, mask mandate, and general uncertainty, The Gables will be transitioning its in-person fundraiser to a virtual one. Although we are disappointed to not see...