Monday through Friday,
10:00 am-3:00 pm and
Saturdays from 12:00 to 3:00 pm (must reserve
by 2:00 pm on Sat.)
Take a Walk
Explore the open spaces and
hidden places on 48 acres of
land. Children and their accompanying
adults can rent activity backpacks
and take a self-guided tour
of the farm and grounds. Each
backpack contains binoculars,
a magnifying glass, and seasonal
activities appropriate for
children ages 3-8. Special
backpack topics, such as Archaeology,
Raised Garden Beds, and Architecture
are also available, seasonally,
for elementary school-aged
children. Call Gore Place to
inquire about availability
of special backpacks. Currently,
the Take A Walk activity is winter related.
Free parking. Just
ring the bell at the Mansion
to get your backpack and begin
your adventure! One-hour backpack rental is $5.
Saturday, December 20-SOLDOUT
Children and adults will enjoy a traditional tea of scones, sandwiches, and sweets, do a crafts activity, and have a visit from Santa with songs and stories. Tickets are $35 per person all ages, $30 members. Tickets must be purchased at least one week prior to your tea. Times and details .
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Preschool Storytime: Shapes in the Mansion
An oval room, triangle windows, square marble tiles. These are just a few of the many shapes at Gore Place. Shapes of all kinds are found in stories, a search game, and crafts during this special preschool time on Wednesday, January 7 at 10:00am. Ages 3 and 4 with an adult. $10 per child. Free for members at Family level and above. Reservations are required by January 6. Maximum 10 children. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (781) 894-2798.