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Summer at Hale Farm

Hale Farm 39 Hale Street, Beverly, MA, United States

Stop by Hale for a tour this summer! We'll have kid's activities available whenever we're open: June 14: Make your own bookmark June 21: Weaving June 28-30: Printing press activity June 29: Reading Frederick Douglass Together at 10:00 am  

Reading Frederick Douglass Together

Hale Farm 39 Hale Street, Beverly, MA, United States

Nathan Richardson returns as Frederick Douglass this year for our annual Reading Frederick Douglass Together event at Hale Farm. This community reading of Frederick Douglass’s powerful speech, “What to the American Slave is the Fourth of July?” is a program that aims to foster dialogue and reflection on the themes of freedom, equality, and justice. […]

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Summer at Hale Farm

Hale Farm 39 Hale Street, Beverly, MA, United States

Stop by Hale for a tour this summer! We'll have kid's activities available whenever we're open: June 14: Make your own bookmark June 21: Weaving June 28-30: Printing press activity June 29: Reading Frederick Douglass Together at 10:00 am  

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Summer at Hale Farm

Hale Farm 39 Hale Street, Beverly, MA, United States

Stop by Hale for a tour this summer! We'll have kid's activities available whenever we're open: June 14: Make your own bookmark June 21: Weaving June 28-30: Printing press activity June 29: Reading Frederick Douglass Together at 10:00 am  

Prospect Hill Walking Tour

Explore the general history of the hill from Nathan Dane to the development of a residential neighborhood in the 1890s, discussing various characters and buildings in-between! This tour will focus on the Nichols Field area of the hill (encompassing Pickett, McKinley, Columbus, Harrison, and Pierce) as well as Prospect Street. 1/2 mile $10; free for […]

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Jazz and the French Revolution!

Hale Farm 39 Hale Street, Beverly, MA, United States

We all know Beverly has a proud history tied to the American Revolution. But, mon Dieu! What the heck does it have to do with France? Two years after the American Revolutionaries declared independence, France formalized its alliance with the new country, helping to make the victory of the United States possible. The Americans’ victory […]

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Lothrop Street Walking Tour

Six blocks of Lothrop Street between Central and Ives Streets are lined with 19th and 20th century houses built by Beverly’s prosperous merchants. This residential neighborhood combines ready access to the downtown with an ocean view, and an almost suburban separation from the noise and crowding of working class and industrial neighborhoods on the west […]

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Rantoul’s Beverly Walking Tour

Robert Rantoul was one of Beverly’s most accomplished, dedicated, and interesting citizens; because of that, he was chosen to welcome the Marquis de Lafayette when he visited Beverly. Rantoul was involved in a variety of social organizations in Beverly and held multiple political positions as well. He served in the town militia and eventually became […]

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Independence Park Scavenger Hunt

Independence Park Lothrop Street, Beverly, MA, United States

It's Homecoming Week and we have history for you! Drop-in at Independence Park for a scavenger hunt in the park! We will provide the scavenger hunt, clipboards, pencils, and prizes, you bring the smiles and your keen attention to detail and let’s have some fun! Prizes for everyone who completes the hunt. $10; free for […]

Bicentennial of Lafayette Visit to Beverly

Cabot House 117 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA, United States

Historic Beverly is proud to participate with the American Friends of Lafayette in the reenactment that will trace Lafayette’s footstep on the exact dates and in the exact order he followed on his tour of America as the “Guest of the Nation” between 1824 and 1825. Join us as eminent Beverly resident Robert Rantoul welcomes […]

Set at Liberty: Hands on History Day

Cabot House 117 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA, United States

Stop by the John Cabot House during Trails and Sails to explore the prototype of our newest exhibit, "Set at Liberty: The Stories of the Enslaved People in a New England Town". Hands on History Day is where you come in! Help us build the exhibit by offering feedback on all of the educational components […]

Digging Up the Past

Balch House 448 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA, United States

Have you heard the expression, “one person’s trash is another person’s treasure”? Become an archaeologist at the historic John Balch house with this program focusing on excavations performed at the house in 1998. Examine a selection of objects found during the dig, find out about what they were used for and when they were using […]