Loading Events

Upcoming Events › History

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events › History

July 2019

Saturday, Jul 20
Educational Series: Featuring Raymond Bates with Mahi Cruises
10:30 am

Join us for our second addition to our new Educational Series on Saturday, July 20th 10:30am-12pm featuring Capt. Raymond H. Bates, Jr., driver, lobsterman, and…

Read More
Saturday, Jul 20
Living History Labs at The House of the Seven Gables
11:00 am

Play both scientist and historian by getting your hands and minds on some fun and engaging experiences from the past. Learn more at 7Gables.org.

Read More
Saturday, Jul 20
This is Not a Bill by Alexia Rowe
9:00 pm

Its 1854. The Fugitive Slave Act promotes the capture of runaway slaves and punishes those who help them. Abolitionist Salem, MA has good opportunities to…

Read More
Saturday, Jul 27
“Goodnight, Captain White!”
6:30 pm

History Alive presents Goodnight, Captain White! at the Ipswich Museum. It’s 1830. All friends and well-wishers have been invited to the wealthy captain’s mansion for…

Read More

August 2019

Saturday, Aug 3
Salem Maritime Festival – Constructing a Fishing Weir

Visit Pioneer Village and Derby Wharf during the Salem Maritime Festival for constructing a fishing weir.

Read More
Tuesday, Aug 6
Story Time at the Witch House
5:00 pm

Curious tales for the young to read aloud in the Witch House’s 17th century kitchen. Free. For more information contact 978-744-8815 or email info@witchhouse.info.

Read More
Tuesday, Aug 13
The Emerald Diamond: The Influence & Role of the Irish on Baseball’s Development
6:30 pm

From the Irish immigrants of the nineteenth century to the women of the World War II era to the array of international talent today, the…

Read More

September 2019

Thursday, Sep 12
Why Comics? From Underground to Everywhere
6:30 pm

Today Wonder Woman is a globally recognized character and brand. Her character was developed in the Golden Age of Comic Books (c.1930-1950) by William Moulton…

Read More
Saturday, Sep 14
Salem Spice Festival
12:00 pm

Come celebrate Salem’s four hundred year history of spices, herbs and tea. Vendors, music and seventeenth century recipes! Free admission, donations encouraged!

Read More
Friday, Sep 20
Corn Mother Folklore Exhibit
1:00 pm

Free event for participants of Trails & Sails at the Witch House and Pioneer Village!

Read More
Saturday, Sep 21
Sun Wheel Celebrations
1:00 pm

Come to Pioneer Village: Salem in 1630 to learn traditions and folklore about solstices and equinoxes. Sun Wheel Celebrations will recognize these holidays that mark…

Read More

October 2019

Wednesday, Oct 2
Secure the Shadow: Victorian Spirit & Post-Mortem Photography
6:30 pm

Early photography had a magical quality, even for those who understood the science behind it. For many in the nineteenth century, the relationship between science…

Read More
Wednesday, Oct 2
The History of Oz
7:00 pm

Calling all Wizard of Oz fans! Join the Salem Witch Museum for a celebration of the 80th anniversary of the classic film “The Wizard of…

Read More
+ Export Events