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.
Women's History Tour
3.2.2024 - 3.30.2024
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm
March is Women's History Month, and to celebrate we are offering our Women's History Tour each Saturday of the month at 1:15 P.M.!
Member Event: Gables Movie Night
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
For all Gables members. Enjoy a screening of the 1963 film, "Twice Told Tales" starring Vincent Price. The film consists of three classic stories by Nathaniel Hawthorne: Dr. Heidegger's Experiment, Rappaccini's Daughter, and The House of the Seven Gables.
A Tea for Caroline
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Please join us at The House of the Seven Gables on Sunday, April 7th for a tea to celebrate Gables founder Caroline Emmerton’s birthday. Enjoy an afternoon tea service catered by Ferreira Foods Social Catering with teas provided by Jolie Tea Company and a short presentation on Caroline’s life by local historian Irene Axelrod.
Community Conversations: Immigrant Foodways Tour
11:15 am - 2:45 pm
This outdoor walking tour will give a nod towards our Polish, French Canadian, Italian and modern Dominican immigration waves. You’ll be sampling delicious classic and contemporary items, some sweet and some savory items, reflective of these heritages while enjoying Salem.