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February 13, 2015

Castle Tucker piazza windows receive TLC

Second-floor windows at Castle Tucker are repaired during the winter. read more...

January 23, 2015

Phillips House back porch is back in shape

Historic New England's carpentry crew gave the back porch at the popular Salem, Massachusetts, site an upgrade. read more...

January 9, 2015

Taking care of the caretakers

Recent repairs at the Gedney House property focused on the caretaker's cottage. read more...

December 8, 2014

Carpentry precedes Rundlet-May House painting

Historic New England's carpentry crew made extensive repairs in advance of a painting project. read more...

November 26, 2014

Roseland Cottage fence repair is a multi-year effort

The carpentry crew continues with repairs to the intricate wooden fence that frames the cottage. read more...

November 18, 2014

Porch repairs add to Castle Tucker preservation project

Porch repairs begun in 2013 were completed this summer. read more...

November 7, 2014

We dug up the oldest dirt in Boston

Intact subsoils - dirt that has been undisturbed since before 1630 - discovered during archaeology work at the (First) Harrison Gray Otis House. read more...

October 30, 2014

New furniture on display at Otis House

This week two pieces of furniture made in Massachusetts went on display at Otis House. read more...

October 29, 2014

History student groups among October visitors to Salem

Phillips House offers students glimpse into Salem's rich history. read more...

August 29, 2014

Painting sold at Here by the Sea exhibition

Couple purchases Sky Shards II at Sarah Orne Jewett House Museum and Visitor Center. read more...