The walking tour is really interesting! The history is very cool to learn about and there is a lot to see on the property.
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WOW! What a view of the water! The gardens are beautiful and you can use a free app for your phone to explain parts of the tour. The birth home of Nathaniel Hawthorne is part of the garden tour and the guide in the exhibit...More
I'm not usually into historical houses but this was actually surprisingly great. Great to see the house and well researched and delivered tour. Totally enjoyed it. One of the best places in Salem. Didn't know anything about the book but still so glad I went.
My wife and I visited The House of the Seven Gables and enjoyed the tour. The house is amazing and I would recommend this to any history buff. Enjoy.
Fair warning: I'm a fan of the Scarlet Letter, so all of those who begrudgingly read it in high school and have since chosen to forget about Hawthorne, you may not appreciate this attraction. First of all the grounds of the house are wonderfully kept....More
This is a must on your tour of Salem. The house is rich with history, and both the house and gardens were beautifully maintained--even my teens enjoyed it! There is much to see there so plan for 2 hours. The tour was at a reasonable...More
Very nice house, and the story, and history, behind the house, is very interesting. Our guide, was very informative., and knowledgeable, about the history, in Salem, and the house.