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The Gibsons in a Global World
Go on a specialty tour of the Gibson House Museum led by the curator and explore the connections between Boston and other parts of the world through objects in the museum.
When you enter 137 Beacon Street, you are immediately transported to nineteenth-century Boston. Yet a closer look at the furnishings and artwork reveals that the Gibson family, and other Bostonians of their class and time period, participated in a culture influenced by many places. This tour, led by Gibson House Museum curator Meghan Gelardi Holmes, will explore the connections between Boston and other parts of the world, including Cuba, France, Venice, Ireland, China, and Japan, through aView more
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Attend the corresponding Virtual Event: Cuban Slavery and Northern Wealth: The Gibsons' Time in Cuba on February 15th.
137 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02116
The tour requires visitors to walk up three flights of stairs. The historic house does not have an elevator.
The tour requires visitors to walk up three flights of stairs. The historic house does not have an elevator.View less
COVID-19 Phased Reopening Details
The Gibson House Museum is committed to operating within mandatory state and local safety standards. Our staff will follow the guidelines below and we require all visitors to do the same. Please note these policies are subject to change without notice. Failure to adhere to the guidelines will result in all party members being asked to leave the museum, and no refunds will be given.