Category Archives: News

New Hours for 2014

May & June Saturday & Sunday 10:00AM-3:00PM July & August Wednesday-Sunday 10:00AM-3:00PM September Saturday & Sunday 10:00AM-3:00PM October Friday-Sunday 10:00AM-3:00PM Closed on National Holidays

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Atlatl Day!

The MAS NE Chapter is proud to announce the return of Atlatl Day! On Saturday, October 12 from 10am to 3pm, the Chapter is hosting a atlatl (spear) throwing demonstration, displays and other interactive fun. Special guests Bob and Cheryll … Continue reading

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September 15th

The Rebecca Nurse Homestead will be closed for tours on September 15th due to a wedding taking place on the property. We are sorry for any inconvience this may cause.

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Find your inner artist, support the museum and have lots of fun!

  SAVE THE DATE FOR VERY SPECIAL “PAINTING PARTY” on Sunday, Sept 22, 12 -3 PM, Johanne Cassia; folk painter, will give a step by step painting class where you will learn to paint “Rebecca’s Pumpkin’s” $75 Fee* includes: All … Continue reading

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Combination Tickets!

  The events surrounding the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 have left a lasting impression on our society today. This combination ticket offers you a chance to time travel to 1692. Purchase a Visit 1692 Combination Ticket at the Salem … Continue reading

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“Gala Day”

Come join us for our second annual Gala Day event! On Saturday June 22nd step back in time to the 1900′s when the Rebecca Nurse Memorial Association would hold annual “Gala Day” celebrations on the property. Pay the original admission price … Continue reading

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Summer Hours

We will be open for the summer season: Thursday-Sunday from 10:00am to 3:00pm starting on June 13. Check back here for new and exciting events happening this year!

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June 1, 2013 Explore 5000 Years of History on the Homestead

Saturday June 1 at 4PM Over the course of multiple summers the Rebecca Nurse Homestead in Danvers was at the center of a summer archaeology program run by the University of Southern Maine in conjunction with Philips Andover Academy.  Thousands … Continue reading

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Closed for the Season

We are now closed for the season until spring. A big THANK YOU to those that stopped by to visit us this season, and we hope everyone has a safe winter. –Rebecca Nurse Homestead Preservation Society

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Commemorating George Jacobs: 320 Years Later

On August 18th and 19th we will be commemorating the anniversary of the death of George Jacobs. At 81 years old he was the oldest person executed for witchcraft in 1692. Through a series of remarkable events he was eventually … Continue reading

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