Salem Witch Hunt: Myths & Misconceptions Walking Tour

Salem Visitor Center 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, United States

Learn the true causes and events behind the Salem Witch Trials in our documentary film, then discover the myths during our walking tour.The Salem Witch Trials happened over 300 years ago, and it has been dramatized in books, documentaries, movies, and even TV shows. Over the years it has been presented so many times in...

Salem Witch Hunt: Myths & Misconceptions Walking Tour

Salem Visitor Center 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, United States

Learn the true causes and events behind the Salem Witch Trials in our documentary film, then discover the myths during our walking tour.The Salem Witch Trials happened over 300 years ago, and it has been dramatized in books, documentaries, movies, and even TV shows. Over the years it has been presented so many times in...

Salem Witch Hunt: Myths & Misconceptions Walking Tour

Salem Visitor Center 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, United States

Learn the true causes and events behind the Salem Witch Trials in our documentary film, then discover the myths during our walking tour.The Salem Witch Trials happened over 300 years ago, and it has been dramatized in books, documentaries, movies, and even TV shows. Over the years it has been presented so many times in...

Salem Witch Hunt: Myths & Misconceptions Walking Tour

Salem Visitor Center 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, United States

Learn the true causes and events behind the Salem Witch Trials in our documentary film, then discover the myths during our walking tour.The Salem Witch Trials happened over 300 years ago, and it has been dramatized in books, documentaries, movies, and even TV shows. Over the years it has been presented so many times in...

Salem Witch Hunt: Myths & Misconceptions Walking Tour

Salem Visitor Center 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, United States

Learn the true causes and events behind the Salem Witch Trials in our documentary film, then discover the myths during our walking tour.The Salem Witch Trials happened over 300 years ago, and it has been dramatized in books, documentaries, movies, and even TV shows. Over the years it has been presented so many times in...

Salem Witch Hunt: Myths & Misconceptions Walking Tour

Salem Visitor Center 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, United States

Learn the true causes and events behind the Salem Witch Trials in our documentary film, then discover the myths during our walking tour.The Salem Witch Trials happened over 300 years ago, and it has been dramatized in books, documentaries, movies, and even TV shows. Over the years it has been presented so many times in...

The Great Halifax Explosion: An Anniversary Presentation

Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, United States

On December 6, 1917, during the height of WWI, a massive explosion took place in Halifax Harbor in Nova Scotia, Canada.On December 6, 1917, during the height of WWI, two ships trying to navigate Halifax Harbor collided resulting in the largest man-made explosion of the pre-atomic age.Essex Heritage President, David Read, will recount the events...

1779 letter from General George Washington unveiling

Marblehead Museum 170 Washington Street, Marblehead, United States

Marblehead Museum is thrilled to announce the acquisition of a 1779 letter from General George Washington to Marblehead’s heroic Revolutionary War general, John Glover. This special letter, featuring George Washington’s signature, is a reply to John Glover’s request to resign from the Continental Army due to the recent death of his wife, Hannah. The response,...

March to Burial Hill, Marblehead

Old Burial Hill Cemetery Marblehead, MA, United States

General John Glover died on January 30, 1797 and is entombed at Old Burial Hill. The commander of the Glover’s Marblehead Regiment; Captain Seamus Daly will deliver an oration remembering General Glover’s service to the country, state and town. Following the oration, members of the regiment will render honors by firing three musket volleys and...

Charlotte’s Little Salem

Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, United States

Join Salem’s own abolitionist, writer, and educator, Charlotte Forten, for a special craft time at the Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center.Join Salem’s own abolitionist, writer, and educator, Charlotte Forten, for a special craft time at the Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center. With clay, wood, and coloring materials, kids and their caregivers will contribute to building...

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Essex Heritage Photo Contest Reception

Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, United States

Come celebrate the talented winner's of the 2023 Essex Heritage Photo Contest at a special reception scheduled for March 6th at 6:00pm at the Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center in Salem. Light refreshments will be available and winning photos will be on display. There will be a brief awards ceremony beginning at 6:30pm. This event...

Teaching Hidden Histories: Reexamining the American Revolution Through Multiple Local Lenses

St. John's Prep 72 Spring Street, Danvers, MA

Join Us! Saturday, April 6, 2024 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM St. John’s Prep, Kenneally Commons, Danvers Space is limited. Please email Beth Beringer (BethB@essexheritage.org) for information on registering. PDPs for Educators Offered! All are welcome. Essex Heritage invites you to a FREE workshop. Youth in the region are asking their teachers for a more accurate...

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