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Peabody-Essex Museum Visit

With a docent led tour, immerse yourself in a world of engineering and social sophistication that no longer exists – the age of the transatlantic ocean voyage. “Ocean Liners: Glamour, Speed and Style,” co-organized by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, features more than 200 paintings, photographs, posters, models, etc. from the mid 19th through the mid 20th century. Afterward, visit other museum galleries.

Dating from 1799, the Peabody-Essex Museum is the oldest museum in the United States.

Date: Sunday July 16, 2017
Time: 2:45 PM docent led tour
Optional earlier start : 1:30 PM: Meet in the lobby of the PEM to visit the colonial period Ropes Mansion, a few blocks walk from the museum. 
Location: Peabody-Essex Museum, 161 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970,l 978.745.9500
Tickets: $20 per person
$5 per person Salem Residents and Peabody-Essex Museum members
Optional post-dinner: 5:20 PM: Dinner overlooking Salem Harbor