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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 on Saturday, Sept 17th. We have lots of exciting changes and new things to see, so make sure you plan […]

September 6th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

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 that discovery, we have seen countless people gathered near Gilbert House playing the game. Some families have even come to […]

August 26th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

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 pm on August 13th, makers will converge at Gilbert House Children’s Museum for this special event to show and teach […]

August 10th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

August 18th – Final Science Night for Adults

Science Night Aug 2016 FB

Join us Thursday, August 18th from 6:30 to 10:00 p.m. for the final Science Night for Adults of the 2016 summer series! Wayne McGhee, Aviation Regional Manager of Garmin will present on the science of flight,

August 8th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

July 21st – Science Night for Adults

Science Night July 2016 FB

Join us Thursday, July 21st from 6:30 to 10:00 p.m. for Science Night for Adults! Sean Martin, Head Brewer of Gilgamesh Brewing will present on the science of beer, Isaac Turner will play live music,

July 6th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|