Tag Archive: Salem

Remembering Derby Street Tuesday, June 14, 2022 6-8PM In-Person lecture. With Salem Native Richard Tobin

Remembering Derby Street

June 14, 2022 6:00 pm Published by Holly Watson

Join us as we welcome Salem native Richard Tobin as he transports us back to Derby Street in the 1940s and 50s! Tobin was brought up in an Irish family in the Polish neighborhood of Salem and was an active participant in the House of the Seven Gables Settlement Association.

Salem Arts Association Exhibition June 2, 2022 6-8PM

Salem Arts Association Exhibition

June 2, 2022 6:00 pm Published by Holly Watson

Join us for an exhibition of works from the Salem Arts Association's En Plein Air residency at The Gables on Thursday, June 2 from 6-8PM.

Photos of The Gables event Community Conversations in March 2022

What’s New in Settlement?

May 10, 2022 4:52 pm Published by Holly Watson

This spring, we’ve hosted two of four Community Conversations on race equity. This season’s series is designed to engage community... View Article

Two members of The Gables preservation team on temporary scaffolding working on siding on the Nathaniel Hawthorne Birthplace in April 2022.

What’s New in Preservation?

May 3, 2022 4:45 pm Published by Holly Watson

In honor of National Preservation Month, we would like to share an update on the preservation department’s current work. Addressing... View Article

Tulips in The Gables seaside garden with view of the ducks statue by Beverly Benson Seamans

In the Garden – April Edition

April 28, 2022 4:00 am Published by Holly Watson

Tulips are the centerpiece of our spring gardens. They usually bloom late April/early May, depending on the weather. The incredible... View Article

Special Tours of The Gables Women's History Tour Sunday April 24 11:30AM or 3:30PM

Special Tours at The Gables

April 24, 2022 11:30 am Published by Holly Watson

In honor of Caroline Emmerton's birthday, The House of the Seven Gables will be offering two specialty tours. Tours of The Turner-Ingersoll Mansion run approximately 45 minutes long. Our newly revamped Women's History Tour will run at 11:30AM and 3:30PM.

Happy Birthday Miss Emmerton with two photos, one of a young Caroline Emmerton and one of an older Caroline Emmerton

Celebrate Caroline Emmerton’s 156th Birthday

April 24, 2022 11:00 am Published by Holly Watson

Celebrate The Gables’ Founder Caroline Emmerton's 156th birthday with cake on our historic site. Enjoy a sweet treat in our historic seaside gardens. Free with Grounds or Tour Ticket Purchase.