Visit the National Historic Landmark 1794 Derby Summer House

By September 22, 2019 Events
Derby Summer House

Sunday, September 22nd, 9AM to Noon.
Glen Magna Farms, 29 Ingersoll Street, Danvers
Half hour guided tours begin on the hour: 9, 10, 11am
A VERY RARE opportunity to walk through this unique garden folly!
Learn the stories of the Derby Summer House, aka: McIntire Tea House, the history of this extraordinary architectural masterpiece, and an update on the current restoration project. Following examples of Samuel McIntire’s work, master craftspersons will explain the intricacies of woodwrking similar to those seen on the Derby Summer House and show examples of their work. Please Wear sturdy shoes and bug spray. Bottled water available. Please no pets.
Free Admission. Donations appreciated for continuing restoration work.
Danvers Historical Society: 978-777-1666 or E-mail to dhs@danvershistory.org