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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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Summer Site Clean Up and Open House August 29th!

August 29: 10:00am-2:00pm Come down to the Rebecca Nurse Homestead for our Summer Site Clean Up. There is lots to do around a 25 acre homestead with a 300 year old house, and we want it to look sharp for … Continue reading

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Way Back Weekends! August 22nd!

Join us to learn about 5000 years of Danvers History. The next installment of the Way Back Weekends series will take us back to pre-historic Danvers. Learn about the signs of pre-colonial presence in Danvers, and take part in an archaeological … Continue reading

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4th Annual “Gala Day” Garden Party Bazaar

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Historic Holidays 2014

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