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Tour the Derby House

Thursday, September 21, 2023

Tour the Derby House

Date & Time

Thursday, September 21, 2023

Recurring Event

Time Slot(s):

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Guided tours available on first come, first served basis. Part of the house, with historic artifacts and views of furnished rooms, will be available for all visitors.

Description

Tour the home of one of Salem’s most successful merchants and learn about the lives of the family members and enslaved people of African descent who lived there. Explore the ways these individuals were connected to the growing conversations of freedom and liberty leading up to the American Revolution.

30-minute tours of the house will be offered. Due to limited tour capacity, reservations available upon arrival. The back ell of the house, with historic artifacts and views of the furnished rooms, will be available for all visitors.

Host

Salem Maritime National Historic Site

https://www.nps.gov/sama/

Andrew_Donovan@nps.gov

978-740-1650

Address

168 Derby Street, Salem MA 01970

168 Derby Street, Salem MA 01970

Directions

Event Category

  • Architecture
  • Historic House
  • History
  • Maritime

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