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Our walking tour took us by this, very nice

Our guide told us the story of Timothy Pickering. If you have a chance go on Kenneth's walking tour.

Reviewed August 7, 2018
United States
I love the Pickering House

My husband and I got a private tour of the Pickering house during a huge snow storm on March, 13th... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2018
Montreal, Canada
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Aug 7, 2018
“Our walking tour took us by this, very nice”
Mar 28, 2018
“I love the Pickering House”
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18 Broad St, Salem, MA 01970-3144
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

Our guide told us the story of Timothy Pickering. If you have a chance go on Kenneth's walking tour.

Thank Josieg624
Reviewed March 28, 2018

My husband and I got a private tour of the Pickering house during a huge snow storm on March, 13th where Linda and Tim (and Lexie) gave us a wonderful tour of the house. It was the highlight of our time spent in Salem! I...More

Thank eringriffith
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Stopped to view Pickering House. Attraction was closed for the season. Disappointed but will visit one day

Thank Teresa F
Reviewed November 9, 2016

History was "made" here going back to 1640! Beautiful early New England home and grounds. This is where it all started - come here first!

1  Thank Mrmojo58
Reviewed October 19, 2016

livng in salem for most of my years it was my first time in it ..I was there for a metting but they gave a tour of the home if you like old homes this is one of them to see

1  Thank jemizioch
Reviewed August 24, 2016

It's worth it just to see something that ought to be an architectural disaster but instead is a gem: a first-period New England house reworked in a completely different style (Gothic Revival). The history of the Pickering family is interwoven with American history, and is...More

2  Thank Josiah56
Reviewed July 22, 2016

It is amazing to see this house and property so well cared for and lived in. It is only open for tours on Sundays, so was disappointed not to be able to go inside. We went across the street to the cemetery and found the...More

Thank BL2003
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

A very beautiful and unique home in Salem. Very historic. It is Well preserved and the grounds are kept up well.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed February 14, 2016

another of the many old historic houses throughout Salem. You could spend an entire day just walking around looking at all of these amazing old houses

Thank thomedwardsmusic
Reviewed June 16, 2015

After six years of serious exploration of Salem's wonderful rich history, I discovered The Pickering House on a Historic Homes of Salem Tour. I was blown away by the richness of this 17th century home. It is lovingly cared for by Linda and Tim Jenkins...More

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