Kids and Family Events at Gore Place

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YEAR-ROUND

Monday through Friday 10am-3pm and
Saturdays from 12 to 3pm (must reserve by 2pm 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.

Wednesday, September 3, 10am
Preschool Storytime at Gore Place: It’s Fall on the Farm
Join us for stories, crafts, and a hayride to the farm where we’ll visit the pigs, chickens and sheep and participate in a farm activity.

$10 per child, ages 3 and 4 with an adult, free for members at Family level and above. Tickets must be purchased by Sept 2. To purchase, visit: preschool-sep-3.brownpapertickets.com .

Wednesday, September 10, 10am
Toddler Time on the Farm
2-year-olds and their accompanying adults will enjoy stories, songs, farm chores, and a visit to the animals.  Be prepared to be outside. $10 per child/adult pair. Gore Place Family members free. Each child must be accompanied by an adult and be 2 years old by July 8. No older siblings please. Space is limited. Reservations required by Tuesday, September 9. To reserve, email Susan at susankatz@goreplace.org or call 781-894-2798.

Friday, September 19, 7:30pm
Talk Like A Pirate Day Tour
This tour offers views of the beautiful 1806 mansion. the special theme is Pirates! Hear stories of pirates in the early 19th century and Christopher Gore's connection to one of the most notorious of New England's pirates!
$15, $10 members and ages 5 to 12.

Wednesday, September 24, 10am
Toddler Time on the Farm
2-year-olds and their accompanying adults will enjoy stories, songs, farm chores, and a visit to the animals.  Be prepared to be outside. $10 per child/adult pair. Gore Place Family members free. Each child must be accompanied by an adult and be 2 years old by July 8. No older siblings please. Space is limited. Reservations required by Tuesday, September 23. To reserve, email Susan at nataliebrubaker@goreplace.org or call 781-894-2798.

Wednesday, October 22, 10am
Preschool Storytime at Gore Place: Halloween
Join us for stories, songs, and crafts all about Halloween! $10 per child, ages 3 and 4 with an adult, free for members at Family level and above. Tickets must be purchased by Sept 2. To purchase, visit: preschool-sep-3.brownpapertickets.com .

GORE PLACE
52 Gore Street
Waltham Massachusetts 02453-6866
voice: (781) 894-2798 • fax: (781) 894-5745 • E-mail: goreplace@goreplace.org
copyright 1994-2012 Gore Place Society
Gore Place is an historic house of the Federal period.