Visit the home of John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892). Whittier was a famous and ardent abolitionist, journalist, popular poet, Quaker social activist, and essayist. Known as "the Quaker Poet," John Greenleaf Whittier lived in Amesbury for his adult life, where he produced most of his works, including his famous poem "Snowbound." The guided tour includes the historic house, a National Historic Landmark, with artifacts as they were when Whittier lived there. The tour will also feature the garden and summer kitchen, if weather permits.