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The Gables Celebrates Salem Heritage Days

August 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

During Salem Heritage Days, we are offering various programs which highlight the museum’s connections to our city’s maritime history.

The Family Navigation Game: Families are invited to explore our grounds with map and compass in hand. They will ‘sail’ between different ‘ports’, learning interesting facts along the way.
When: Daily August 1 – 11 10:00-6:00

Living History Lab: Navigation Skills: Do you know how ships found their way before GPS? Come get your hands on some simple navigation activities and find out!
When: August 2, 3, 4, 9, 10 & 11 11:00-3:00

Additional events include:

Hawthorne in Hollywood: Join us for a presentation of the 2018 ‘The House of the Seven Gables’ with filmmaker Ben Wickey.
When: August 1 6:30 – 8:30

Salem Maritime Festival: Try your skill with a quill at the Salem Maritime Festival.
When: August 3 & 4 10:00 – 4:00

Caribbean Connections Celebration: Come celebrate with the dynamic students from our summer enrichment program as they re-tell their summer adventures and learning.
When: August 8 12:30 – 2:30

All events are included with paid admission. Salem residents and members are free. For questions or additional information contact Dan Marshall at dmarshall@7gables.org, or call 978-744-0991 ext. 101.

For a complete listing of Salem Heritage Days events, visit https://www.salem.org/event/salem-heritage-days/2019-08-09.



August 1, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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House of the Seven Gables
115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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