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August 2018
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Salem Maritime Festival

August 4
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One event on August 5, 2018 at 12:00am

Salem Maritime National Historic Site, 160 Derby Street
Salem, MA United States

Join Salem Maritime National Historic Site for the 20th Annual Salem Maritime Festival as we celebrate our rich maritime history with ships, music, historical demonstrations,…

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Four Centuries of Music Festival

August 4
House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States

The House of the Seven Gables turns 350 years old in 2018. Join us for a festival with a progressive blend of music from early…

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$5

36th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival

August 25 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on August 26, 2018 at 11:00am

Brewer Hawthorne Cove Marina, 10 White St.
Salem, MA United States

You don’t get to see boats like this every day! See a wonderful variety of rare vintage motor yachts and sailboats. Meet skippers and crews…

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September 2018
$40 - $50

Salem Food Tour: Wine & Cheese Stroll at the Phillips House

September 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Historic New England’s Phillips House, 34 Chestnut Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Salem Food Tours are guided food and cultural walking tours of historic Salem, Massachusetts. Taste cheese, wine, sweets, and spices along a one-mile route as…

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Layers of Paint, Layers of History

September 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Christine Thomson is a local conservator whose specialty is paint analysis. This scientific technique is used in historic buildings to help with restoration work and…

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October 2018
$10

Deliver Us from Evil: Counter-Magic in Early New England

October 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Emerson W. Baker of the Salem State University History Department will talk about why folk magic was far more common in colonial New England than…

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Legacy of the Hanging Judge

October 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 28, 2018

House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States

In 1692 the Salem Witch Trials wrought havoc on a small New England community. “Legacy of the Hanging Judge” replays the events in the words…

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Spirits of the Gables

October 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 28, 2018

House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Discover one of New England’s most iconic houses and enjoy this charming National Historic Landmark site in a unique and enchanting way during the month…

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$10 - $15

Classic Poems for All Hallows’ Eve

October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on October 30, 2018 at 7:00pm

Gedney House, 21 High Street
Salem, MA United States

Enjoy a curated selection of classic poems about ghosts, goblins , spirits, and All Hallows’ Eve, dramatically presented in a seventeenth-century shipbuilder's house by lantern…

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November 2018
$5

Famous First Lines

November 3 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States

“Halfway down a by-street of one of our New England towns stands a rusty wooden house, with seven acutely peaked gables, facing towards various points…

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