Loading Events

Upcoming Events › History

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events › History

June 2020

Friday, Jun 5
Inside the Daniels House (CANCELLED)
5:30 pm

This event is currently cancelled (and may return in the future) check this page for updates. Historic Salem, Inc. and a pair of very generous…

Read More
Friday, Jun 5
Haunted Footsteps Ghost Tour (VIRTUAL EVENT)
8:00 pm

Join us for a Virtual Haunted Footsteps Ghost Tour Friday, June 5 at 8 pm. The cost is $5. You only need to purchase one…

Read More
Saturday, Jun 6
17th Century Saturdays at the Witch House (CANCELLED)
10:00 am

Enjoy 17th century architecture and history at the home of Witch Trials Judge Jonathan Corwin.

Read More
Saturday, Jun 6
The Salem Story with the Daniels House (CANCELLED)
2:00 pm

Tour Salem’s historic streets as it was witnessed by the Daniels House. We’ll start in the 17th century when the city was just a fishing…

Read More
Wednesday, Jun 10
Lessons of 1692 Annual Lecture
7:00 pm

Join us for a talk with Richard Hite author of “In The Shadow Of Salem: The Andover Witch Hunt of 1692. Copies of his book…

Read More

July 2020

Wednesday, Jul 1
The Life & Work of Lydia Pinkham
6:30 pm

Local historian Irene Axelrod will share the incredible tale of the life of Lydia Pinkham and her role as an international enterprising woman. $10; Free…

Read More
Saturday, Jul 11
17th Century Saturdays at The House of the Seven Gables
10:00 am

Check out our unique offerings during the region-wide 17th Century Saturdays events with Visit North of Boston. Activities include guided tours of the 1668 Turner-Ingersoll…

Read More
Saturday, Jul 18
Salem Black Picnic (CANCELLED)

Annual tradition continues! Black Picnic Day 1741 representing first black voting process. The FREE picnic celebrates year 279 – entertainment, honors, parades, vendors, family fun…

Read More

August 2020

Wednesday, Aug 26
Strong Women of The Gables
6:30 pm

Susanna Ingersoll was a keen real estate maven when few business opportunities were available to women. Caroline Emmerton is credited with saving The House of…

Read More

September 2020

Saturday, Sep 5
The History of the Witch Trials and Halloween at the Daniels House
2:00 pm

Learn about the 1692 Salem Witch Trials and the origin of modern Halloween in a house that has stood witness to both. Tickets ($20) available…

Read More
Wednesday, Sep 9
The Great Debate: Birthplace of the United States Navy (POSTPONED)
7:00 pm

This event has been moved to September 9, 2020 at 7:00 pm. Where is the birthplace of the American Navy? Well, two local towns that…

Read More
Thursday, Sep 10
Seeing Citizens: Picturing American Women’s Fight for the Vote (POSTPONED)
7:00 pm

This event has been postponed to Thursday, September 10 at 7:00 pm. The History Department at Salem State University and the Essex Heritage National Area…

Read More
+ Export Events