Town and Country Gardens of Old Newbury
Jun
10
Jun 11

Town and Country Gardens of Old Newbury

  • Museum of Old Newbury

This perennially popular event in its 38th year includes a selection of beautiful private gardens throughout the historic Newburys.

Garden Party
Jun
4
4:00 pm16:00

Garden Party

  • Museum of Old Newbury

Kick off the summer season with a garden party at the Museum of Old Newbury.

Open House and Reception
May
17
6:00 pm18:00

Open House and Reception

  • Museum of Old Newbury

As part of Preservation Week, join us for an evening open house and reception in the Perkins Engraving Building.

Pure Heart: The Faith of a Father and Son in the War for a More Perfect Union
Mar
16
6:30 pm18:30

Pure Heart: The Faith of a Father and Son in the War for a More Perfect Union

  • Museum of Old Newbury

Join local author Bill Quigley for a book talk and signing at the Museum of Old Newbury.  Quigley’s new book "Pure Heart" is gleaned from a forgotten trove of letters that Union soldier William White Dorr wrote to his father, a minister at Philadelphia’s Christ Church. 

This program was rescheduled from February 16 to March 16.

Newburyport's Irish Community
Mar
8
7:00 pm19:00

Newburyport's Irish Community

  • Newburyport Senior Community Center

This premiere screening of local historian Jean Doyle's documentary about Newburyport's Irish community offers some historical context just in time for the beloved Irish-American holiday, St. Patrick's Day.

Holiday Open House
Dec
3
Dec 5

Holiday Open House

  • Museum of Old Newbury

Kick off the holiday season with an open house at the Museum of Old Newbury, transformed into a winter wonderland for one weekend only.

Members' Holiday Party
Dec
2
6:00 pm18:00

Members' Holiday Party

  • Museum of Old Newbury

Members are invited to our Friday night preview party for an exclusive first look at the Cushing House's holiday decorations.

Hats! The Final Flourish
Nov
10
6:30 pm18:30

Hats! The Final Flourish

  • Museum of Old Newbury

Enter the magical millinery world and explore how this favorite accessory has the power to combine function and frivolity into one.

Harvesting History
Oct
9
11:00 am11:00

Harvesting History

  • Museum of Old Newbury

Join us on Sunday, October 9, for a fun family festival on the Cushing House grounds!

139th Annual Meeting
Sep
14
6:00 pm18:00

139th Annual Meeting

  • Museum of Old Newbury

The Museum of Old Newbury's 139th Annual Meeting will include a recap of the year's exciting events and a talk by guest speaker Judith Dolkart of the Addison Gallery of American Art.

Coastal Haven Designer Show House
Jul
2
Jul 29

Coastal Haven Designer Show House

  • 284 Water Street Newburyport, MA, 01950 United States

Tour a historic home built c. 1810 and transformed in 2016 by a visionary architect and fourteen creative designers.

Gardens Revived!
Jun
11
Jun 12

Gardens Revived!

  • Museum of Old Newbury

Tour stunning private gardens throughout the Newburyport area.

Garden Party
Jun
5
4:00 pm16:00

Garden Party

  • Museum of Old Newbury

Enjoy champagne and hors d'oeuvres in the beautiful gardens and grounds of the historic Cushing House.

The Girls of Joppa
Feb
17
1:00 pm13:00

The Girls of Joppa

  • Newburyport Senior Community Center

Jean Doyle, Virginia Lowell, and Patricia Sayward will share their experiences of life in Newburyport’s Joppa neighborhood, and how this special community shaped them for years to come.

Holiday Open House
Dec
5
Dec 7

Holiday Open House

  • Museum of Old Newbury

See the Cushing House decked out in holiday finery.

The Girls of Joppa
Nov
12
7:00 pm19:00

The Girls of Joppa

  • Museum of Old Newbury

Jean Doyle, Virginia Lowell, and Patricia Sayward will share their experiences of life in Newburyport’s Joppa neighborhood, and how this special community shaped them for years to come.