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Gilbert House News

Closure Week and Fall Hours

We’re getting ready for our annual Closure Week. This is the time the entire Museum is closed for annual deep cleaning and maintenance. Gilbert House Children’s Museum will be closed September 12-16th, but will reopen […]

Letter to Gilbert House Members and Patrons

Dear Gilbert House Member and Patron,

Beginning in early July, we discovered that Gilbert House Children’s Museum had three Pokéstops located just outside of our front gates in the recently released Pokémon GO mobile game. Since […]

Salem Mini Maker Faire comes to Gilbert House


The 3rd Annual Salem Mini Maker Faire is coming Saturday, August 13, 2016 to Gilbert House Children’s Museum! From 10 am – 2 […]