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Derby House

My 13 year old son and I did this tour through the NPS. It was very interesting. The tour guide... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Avondale, Pennsylvania
Great tour

We had the pleasure of touring this building, as well as the neighboring Customs House and Narbonne... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
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Sep 15, 2018
“Derby House”
Aug 19, 2018
“Great tour”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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160 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5643
+1 978-740-1650
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

My 13 year old son and I did this tour through the NPS. It was very interesting. The tour guide was a wealth of information about the Salem Harbor and the history of Salem shipping. We were also able to tour a "middle class" house...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

We had the pleasure of touring this building, as well as the neighboring Customs House and Narbonne House (built in 1675!!). The guide from the National Parks was so knowledgeable! I learned a lot, and enjoyed seeing these locations.

Thank SaintAnna80
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This is an interesting home by both its location overlooking the port and the history of the family who lived there.

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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Got the outside view and the background of the building and the body is underneath the house. You can see the woodwork in the room that President Washington stayed in and for which the street outside is named.

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This attraction (the oldest surviving brick building in Salem) is just across from Pickering Wharf on Derby St, located right next to the Hawkes House and the Custom House. Definitely worth a look, a photo, and a quick read of the site's information plaque.

Thank DaveEB310
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I got to see the outside of this building. It is a good site see. You can drive by it and see it. I did not go in but I had a good time.

Thank Harrison G
Reviewed 6 November 2016

My wife and I signed up for this tour at the Visitors Center. This tour is free. The National Parks Service provides the guides and the tour groups are limited in size to enter the two buildings on this tour. Salem Massachusetts is more than...More

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