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May 2017

Life and Labor Weekends

May 5, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - May 7, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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The first Life and Labor Weekend will take place with activities starting on Friday, May 5 for the opening night performances of I am Joan Sullivan: A Theatrical Experience. Visitors will be introduced to Joan Sullivan, the former Irish Catholic indentured servant of merchant John Turner, who built The House of the Seven Gables in 1668, and her new master, turbulent Quaker merchant Thomas Maule. This tumultuous story will take place in the Hooper-Hathaway House with snacks and a cash…

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July 2017
Old Photo of Boys Woodworking | Life and Labor Weekends

Life and Labor Weekends

July 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am - July 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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The Gables is commemorating four centuries of work on its National Historic Landmark museum campus. On first weekends, May – September, visitors are welcome to visit the annual exhibit, take a work-focused tour about one of the oldest timber-framed mansions in North America, or check out the signature Living History Labs hands-on history experience. At select times, there will be demonstrations of historic work activities. All events are included with admission to museum. Admission is free for Salem residents and…

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August 2017
Salem Academy at the House of Seven Gables | Salem Heritage Days at the Gables

Salem Heritage Days at The Gables

August 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - August 13, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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Salem Heritage Days offer a wonderful way for Salem residents and visitors to connect with Salem’s history, art, and cultural scene. At The Gables, visitors can learn about sailing the high seas with a variety of family-friendly and hands-on activities. The Family Navigation Game is offered daily from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. The Living History Labs hands-on history experience will take place daily from 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. All events are included with…

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Old Photo of Boys Woodworking | Life and Labor Weekends

Life and Labor Weekends

August 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am - August 6, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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The Gables is commemorating four centuries of work on its National Historic Landmark museum campus. On first weekends, May – September, visitors are welcome to visit the annual exhibit, take a work-focused tour about one of the oldest timber-framed mansions in North America, or check out the signature Living History Labs hands-on history experience. At select times, there will be demonstrations of historic work activities. All events are included with admission to museum. Admission is free for Salem residents and…

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September 2017
Old Photo of Boys Woodworking | Life and Labor Weekends

Life and Labor Weekends

September 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am - September 3, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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The Gables is commemorating four centuries of work on its National Historic Landmark museum campus. Over Labor Day weekend, visitors are welcome to visit the annual exhibit, take a work-focused tour about one of the oldest timber-framed mansions in North America, or check out the signature Living History Labs hands-on history experience. At select times, there will be demonstrations of historic work activities. All events are included with admission to museum. Admission is free for Salem residents and members of…

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October 2017

Wicked Wednesdays at The Gables

October 4, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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The House of the Seven Gables is part of Salem’s brand new Wicked Wednesdays program. Families are encouraged to check out Salem on select Wednesday evenings in October and enjoy great deals and special programs. At The Gables, the Family Navigation Game will be offered during regular operating hours and included with admission to the site. Families will be given all of the tools they need to explore the grounds of our National Historic Landmark District and learn about architecture…

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Wicked Wednesdays at The Gables

October 11, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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The House of the Seven Gables is part of Salem’s brand new Wicked Wednesdays program. Families are encouraged to check out Salem on select Wednesday evenings in October and enjoy great deals and special programs. At The Gables, the Family Navigation Game will be offered during regular operating hours and included with admission to the site. Families will be given all of the tools they need to explore the grounds of our National Historic Landmark District and learn about architecture…

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Wicked Wednesdays at The Gables

October 18, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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The House of the Seven Gables is part of Salem’s brand new Wicked Wednesdays program. Families are encouraged to check out Salem on select Wednesday evenings in October and enjoy great deals and special programs. At The Gables, the Family Navigation Game will be offered during regular operating hours and included with admission to the site. Families will be given all of the tools they need to explore the grounds of our National Historic Landmark District and learn about architecture…

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Wicked Wednesdays at The Gables

October 25, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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The House of the Seven Gables is part of Salem’s brand new Wicked Wednesdays program. Families are encouraged to check out Salem on select Wednesday evenings in October and enjoy great deals and special programs. At The Gables, the Family Navigation Game will be offered during regular operating hours and included with admission to the site. Families will be given all of the tools they need to explore the grounds of our National Historic Landmark District and learn about architecture…

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Skill With Quill at the Gables Event | Living History Labs

Living History Labs

October 28, 2017 @ 10:00 am - October 29, 2017 @ 4:30 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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July 1-October 29 Saturdays and Sundays 10:30-1:00 & 2:00-4:30 Try your hand at history! The Living History Lab hands-on history program at The House of the Seven Gables allows the young and young at heart to learn about history through a unique set of experiments. Living History Labs take place on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 – 4:30 p.m. Activities and location vary daily. All events are included with admission to museum. Admission is…

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