The House of the Seven Gables


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Family Movie Night: An American Tail (AV Room 1 & 2)

On 2/20/2018

Cozy up with a classic children’s film about young Fivel, a young Russian mouse who gets separated from his family and must relocate them while trying to survive in a new country.

Popcorn and soft drinks will be served. Hands-on history activities will be available. Families are welcome to bring additional snacks and blankets or sleeping bags for seating. Wear comfortable clothes.
Meet the Past: A Walk with Nathaniel Hawthorne (Gardens and Grounds)

On 4/14/2018

Join Nathaniel Hawthorne, as portrayed by historian Rob Velella, for a walk around Salem. Learn about the places where Hawthorne lived, worked, and raised his family. See the places that inspired some of his most famous works.

There will be two tours: 10:00 – 11:30 A.M. and 1:00 – 2:30 P.M. For more information about this event, email or call 978-744-0991 ext. 152.

Meet the Past: Caroline Emmerton's Gables Tour (Gardens and Grounds)

On 4/21/2018

The House of the Seven Gables was preserved and opened as a museum in 1910 by Caroline Emmerton. Miss Emmerton used proceeds from visitors to fund a settlement house that offered educational opportunities for newly arriving immigrant families. Join one of our professional guides AND Miss Emmerton (on her birthday!) for an interactive tour of The Gables and learn about why she was inspired by Hawthorne’s works to preserve the mansion.

There will be two tours: 10:30 – 11:30 A.M. and 12:00 – 1:00 P.M. For more information about this event, email or call 978-744-0991 ext. 152.