No matter what community you are from, you share a sense of place or identity with those in your circle. The House of the Seven Gables has been a center of Salem’s community for over a century – sharing a rich history with visitors from around the globe and providing educational resources for people in Greater Salem.
Missing Gables and the Secret Staircase: Joseph Everett Chandler and the Invention of The House of the Seven Gables by Dr. Timothy Orwig
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Part of our Seven Lectures at Seven Gables Series Dr. Timothy Orwig will present the findings of his doctoral dissertation about the life and times of noted Colonial Revival architect, Joseph Everett Chandler. Chandler was hired by Caroline Emmerton after her purchase of The House of the Seven Gables in 1908 and spent a portion...
Salem Women's History Day at The House of the Seven Gables
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The House of the Seven Gables will be commemorating Salem Women’s History Day in partnership with other Salem organizations. Join our staff for a tour focusing on the roles that women have played on the property over four centuries. Two free lectures will be available. Dina Vargo, author of the Wild Women of Boston will...