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February 2020

Man talking with family at the Living History lab at the House of the Seven Gables.

February Vacation Fun: Constructing History

February 15 - February 23
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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Come in out of the cold and explore how they built houses in Colonial Massachusetts at The House of the Seven Gables. What worked best? What failed? How did they learn from their mistakes? Put on your thinking cap AND hard hat as you… - Learn about the tools of the trade and which materials they used most. - Experiment with different construction techniques at each of our hands-on stations using popular building toys. - Fold and decorate your own…

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The House of the Seven Gables after a snowstorm - exterior image

Welcome Home Tri-Town

February 23 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 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 will be welcoming residents to be a part of community tours of the famed Turner-Ingersoll mansion. Free guided tours will be available with a valid i.d. Tour times vary throughout the day. Our family-friendly Living History Labs will take place from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Free for Boxford, Middleton, and Topsfield residents with valid i.d. For more information, call 978-306-7003. Other Welcome Home Days include: 1/19: Cape Ann 1/26: Beverly 2/2: Hamilton-Wenham 2/9:…

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March 2020

Winter image of The House of the Seven Gables

Welcome Home Danvers

March 1 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 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 will be welcoming residents to be a part of community tours of the famed Turner-Ingersoll mansion. Free guided tours will be available with a valid i.d. Tour times vary throughout the day. Our family-friendly Living History Labs will take place from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Free for Danvers residents with valid i.d. For more information, call 978-306-7003. Other Welcome Home Days include: 1/19: Cape Ann 1/26: Beverly 2/2: Hamilton-Wenham 2/9: Ipswich 2/23: Tri-Town…

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The House of the Seven Gables with snow

Welcome Home Peabody

March 8 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 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 will be welcoming residents to be a part of community tours of the famed Turner-Ingersoll mansion. Free guided tours will be available with a valid i.d. Tour times vary throughout the day. Our family-friendly Living History Labs will take place from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Free for Peabody residents with valid i.d. For more information, call 978-306-7003. Other Welcome Home Days include: 1/19: Cape Ann 1/26: Beverly 2/2: Hamilton-Wenham 2/9: Ipswich 2/23: Tri-Town…

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The Life and Work of Lydia Pinkham

March 11 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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Local historian Irene Axelrod will share the incredible tale of the life of Lydia Pinkham and her role as an international enterprising woman. $10; Free for Gables' members. Click here to get tickets. Enterprising Women: The 19th Amendment to the Constitution guarantees and protects a woman’s right to vote. To honor the 100th anniversary of this historic milestone, The House of the Seven Gables will celebrate the enterprising spirit of women and their continuing impact with a year of special…

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The exterior of the Turner-Ingersoll Mansion with American flag

Welcome Home Swampscott

March 15 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 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 will be welcoming residents to be a part of community tours of the famed Turner-Ingersoll mansion. Free guided tours will be available with a valid i.d. Tour times vary throughout the day. Our family-friendly Living History Labs will take place from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Free for Swampscott residents with valid i.d. For more information, call 978-306-7003. Other Welcome Home Days include: 1/19: Cape Ann 1/26: Beverly 2/2: Hamilton-Wenham 2/9: Ipswich 2/23: Tri-Town…

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The exterior of the Turner-Ingersoll Mansion

Welcome Home Lynn/Nahant

March 22 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 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 will be welcoming residents to be a part of community tours of the famed Turner-Ingersoll mansion. Free guided tours will be available with a valid i.d. Tour times vary throughout the day. Our family-friendly Living History Labs will take place from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Free for Lynn and Nahant residents with valid i.d. For more information, call 978-306-7003. Other Welcome Home Days include: 1/19: Cape Ann 1/26: Beverly 2/2: Hamilton-Wenham 2/9: Ipswich…

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A collage of images for the New Immigrant and Refugee Visions Film and Conversation Series

New Immigrants and Refugee Visions Film and Community Conversation Series

March 25 @ 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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New Immigrant and Refugee Visions is a collection of documentary films by and about new immigrants in the United States. Their stories provide a unique insider perspective on the integration challenges faced by immigrants and the contributions they make to the culture, economy and social fabric of the United States. Join us to see these 10 unique films made by 10 immigrants. Each film will be followed by a community conversation about a variety of topics related to immigration. Schedule…

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Caroline Emmerton solo photograph

Salem Women’s History Day

March 29 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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Join lead interpreter and author of the book, “Caroline Emmerton: An Unbounded Vision,” David Moffat, for a special lecture, “Caroline Emmerton: A Woman of Letters.” Inspired both by his research for the 2016 exhibit at The House of the Seven Gables and the archival collection of Emmerton’s letters, Mr. Moffat’s lecture will highlight an impressive side of Caroline Emmerton, founder of The House of the Seven Gables Settlement Association. This event is free for Gables members and Salem residents. $10…

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April 2020

Free
A collage of images for the New Immigrant and Refugee Visions Film and Conversation Series

New Immigrants and Refugee Visions Film and Community Conversation Series

April 15 @ 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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New Immigrant and Refugee Visions is a collection of documentary films by and about new immigrants in the United States. Their stories provide a unique insider perspective on the integration challenges faced by immigrants and the contributions they make to the culture, economy and social fabric of the United States. Join us to see these 10 unique films made by 10 immigrants. Each film will be followed by a community conversation about a variety of topics related to immigration. Schedule…

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