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New Hawthorne Birthplace House galleries

Date: January 18, 2012

Below are previews of two of the new galleries in the Hawthorne Birthplace House featuring personal effects of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s that have never been exhibited before! We are also very...

Seven Gables events

Date: January 16, 2012

We have been busily going through our photo archives (among other things) and have found some fabulous pictures from the past that we would like to share. As you may...

Calligraphy in the Hawthorne House

Date: January 13, 2012

Here are a few more photos to show the calligraphy being installed in the Hawthorne House! First the quotes were mapped out to size on paper: Then pencilled precisely in...

Opening Day at the 7 Gables

Date: January 13, 2012

Happy New Year to you and to the 7 Gables! Today is our opening day for the New Year with loads of fantastic changes for our visitors to experience. In...

Behind the Scenes

Date: January 12, 2012

We are re-opening on Friday, January 13th after a hiatus for most of the staff here at the Gables. Many of the core staff, however, have been hard at work...

Winter at the Gables!

Date: January 11, 2012

We got a bit of snow here in Salem a couple of days ago and it has remained in just a few choice areas around our site including a very...

The House of the Seven Gables & Big Plans for 2012

Date: January 10, 2012

Welcome to the official blog for the House of the Seven Gables! We are excited to introduce our blog and hope that this forum will be able to capture some...

What’s Happening at The Gables?

Date: January 1, 1970

Salem Harbor from The Schooner Fame

Date: January 1, 1970

As you may well know, October is the peak of our busy season here in Salem, so we took the opportunity earlier in September for some staff appreciation. Our fantastic...

1917-1918 E

Date: January 1, 1970