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END OF SEASON

We would like to thank the many people who helped support the Nurse Homestead in so many ways over the course of this year, and as the winter nears and we begin to shutdown our buildings and prepare the property for … Continue reading

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Historic Holidays 2018

Join us for our annual Historic Holidays event  November 24th from 10-3  Take a break from Christmas shopping and visit us for a good old-fashioned holiday celebration with reenactors from many different time periods, and wool spinning demonstrations. Have a … Continue reading

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Trails & Sails Weekend

This year in conjunction with Essex Heritage’s Trails & Sails: Two Weekends of walks, talks, water & more! We are hosting two FREE events!! Digging for History— Come get dirty with us, as you become an archaeologist for the day! … Continue reading

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Revolutionary Theater Company

Revolutionary Theater Company Presents I Want to Be a Musketeer! The Danvers Alarm List Company & Rebecca Nurse Homestead are thrilled to host The Revolutionary Theater Company for their second summer production with us, after performing Short Stories & Tall Tales here … Continue reading

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Museum Hours

We would like to thank the many people planning to visit us throughout the summer and fall and would ask that you please take special note of our museum hours listed below. For the safety of our visitors and to … Continue reading

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Throwback Weekend: Gala Day & WW1

Jump back in time with us to the 1910s! This year we are combining two of our annual events into one Throwback Weekend! Visit us on Saturday for our 7th annual Gala Day. In the early 20th century when The … Continue reading

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End of Season

  We would like to thank the many people who helped support the Nurse Homestead in so many ways over the course of this year!  As we finish out our last day open for the season, and begin to prepare … Continue reading

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Visitation

We would like to thank the many people planning to visit us through the fall and would ask that you take special note of our museum hours. For the safety of our visitors and the safeguard of this historic site, … Continue reading

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Annual Historic Holidays: Christmas Through The Ages

Please join us for our annual Historic Holidays event. This year’s theme is “Christmas Through The Ages”. Take a break from Christmas shopping and visit us for a good old-fashioned holiday celebration with reenactors from different time periods. Have a … Continue reading

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Trails & Sails: Digging for History

DIGGING FOR HISTORY! September 16th & 17th: 10:00am-3:00pm 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 … Continue reading

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