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World War 1 Remembrance Weekend

May 27th & 28th: 10:00am-3:00pm Come help commemorate the 100th Anniversary of US involvement in the Great War. Jump back to 1917 and meet some soldiers from World War 1. There will be lots of reenactors to meet, and demonstrations … Continue reading

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IndieGoGo Campaign

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Help us raise money for a new ROOF!

And we’re off… With much enthusiasm, we are excited to announce the launch of our Rebecca Nurse Homestead Roof Restoration Campaign. With your contribution, you can help the Danvers Alarm List Company replace the existing roof with period appropriate materials to … Continue reading

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5th Annual Gala Day: Throwback to the 1910’s

Join us and party like it’s the 1910s again! In the early 20th century when the Rebecca Nurse Homestead became a Museum they hosted a Gala Day & Garden Party Bazaar, and we are taking you back in time to experience … Continue reading

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Revolutionary War Reenactment Weekend

The Danvers Alarm List Company; who owns/operates the Rebecca Nurse Homestead, invites the public to a Revolutionary War Reenactment Weekend. This event is sponsored by the Brigade of the American Revolution. http://www.brigade.org/  This event is truly a unique experience! See … Continue reading

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Danvers Alarm List Company remembers Patriots Day

              The Danvers Alarm List Company; the Revolutionary War reenactors that operate the Nurse Homestead continue the tradition of their own mini-marathon on Patriots Day. The members of the company will honor the Danvers men who … Continue reading

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2016 Season

We hope everyone is having a pleasant winter! The house is still tucked in for its winter nap, but we are getting geared up and excited for the upcoming season! We have some great events planned for this year including a Revolutionary War encampment weekend, … Continue reading

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Portraits in Silhouette by Marcella Comerford

The Rebecca Nurse Homestead is pleased to announce a special opportunity during Historic Holidays this year. We will be joined by Marcella Comerford, from Portraits in Silhouette. You can get your very own custom silhouette portraits just in time for … Continue reading

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Historic Holidays: November 15th 2015

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Trails and Sails: Digging for History!

September 19th and 20th: 10am-3pm  Come get dirty with us, as you become an archaeologist for the day! The Rebecca Nurse Homestead was at the center of a summer archaeology program, run by the University of Southern Maine and Phillips … Continue reading

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