Holiday Open House December 4, 2016

Come and enjoy the seasonal ambience of a Victorian Christmas at the historic National Landmark, John Greenleaf Whittier Home Museum at 86 Friend St in Amesbury from 1-5 p.m.


This annual event is offered free to members of the community each year and includes an open Gift Shop offering unique gifts of reading for all ages. In addition, the gifts are wrapped at no additional cost.

The Hospitality Committee that will offer a variety of seasonal sweets, cheeses, and fruits. Hot mulled cider and eggnog punch bowls will decorate the fanciful table display.

Don’t miss Amesbury’s first Poet Laureate, Ms. Lainie Senechal, the Whittier Birthplace Museum’s curator & storyteller, Mr. Gus Reusch, and award-winning illustrator, Ms. Lisa Greenleaf reading poetry and seasonal selections at 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00 pm