Lecture: Danvers at Menotomy: April 19, 1775

Unfortunately, we have to cancel this lecture. New date will be announced soon! Presented by Historian Don Perry Where: Felton-Smith Historic Site, Smith Barn, 38 Felton Street, Peabody, MA Local historian and current board member of the Peabody Historical Society Don...
PHS Historic Gowns go to the Centennial Ball at the Mall

PHS Historic Gowns go to the Centennial Ball at the Mall

If you had the pleasure of attending the Ball at the Mall, which capped off a year of Centennial celebrations in the city of Peabody, you may have noticed that the store windows looked a bit different! The PHS was pleased to be asked to participate in ball at the...

Salem Village or, Peabody

We at the Peabody Historical Society are excited for the progress being made on the Proctor’s Ledge Memorial. Peabody, in fact, was home to some of the most well-known victims of the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 (being known as Salem Village then). John and...