Categories for Arts and Culture at The Gables

Gifts at The Gables

February 28, 2018 10:14 am Published by Everett Philbrook

by Everett Philbrook, Store Manager An old chair brought to the shores of New England in the early-seventeenth century and... View Article

Stories from the Settlement

February 28, 2018 9:49 am Published by Julie Arrison-Bishop

By Elsabel Rincón, Manager of Settlement Programs As the city celebrates Salem Women’s History Day, I am once again reminded... View Article

Henrietta Upton: An Inspired Life

February 28, 2018 9:43 am Published by Julie Arrison-Bishop

by David Moffat, Senior Tour Guide and Lead Researcher There are numerous examples of strong women in the history of... View Article

Thank you Salem Cultural Council!

January 27, 2018 10:37 am Published by Julie Arrison-Bishop

We are excited to announce that the Salem Cultural Council has approved support for the Four Centuries of Music Festival,... View Article

Ship wheel in Kids Cove at The Gables

The Pirate Captain John Quelch

August 1, 2017 3:10 pm Published by Julie Arrison-Bishop

by Sarah Wade, Intern In 1704, Captain John Quelch came ashore in the ship Charles at Boston after months spent... View Article

Is mise Shiobhain Ní Shúilleabháin

June 1, 2017 9:30 am Published by Julie Arrison-Bishop

by Diana Dunlap In her first language, Joan Sullivan could introduce herself in two different ways: “Siobhain Ní Shúilleabháin is... View Article