The Hammond Castle Museum has recently announced its reopening plan scheduled for July 16. From their press release:
Hammond Castle Museum To Open for 45th Season On July 16th
Advance Purchase of Timed Tour Tickets Will Be Required For First Time in Museum’s History
Gloucester, Massachusetts – Hammond Castle Museum will open to the public for its 45th Season on Thursday, July 16, 2020. In keeping with the health and safety guidelines set forth by the State of Massachusetts, the museum will only offer on-line tickets sales for timed tours to access the interior of the museum. Tickets may be purchased at: hammondcastle.org.
The 2020 Season schedule has been extended to offer more opportunities to visit the historic site. It is as follows:
- July through October: Open daily with tours beginning at 9:30 am and running every half hour with last tours starting at 3:00 pm Mondays through Thursday and at 2:30 pm on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.
- July and August: Thursday Evening Candlelight Tours at 7:00 pm and 8:00 pm and Spiritualism Tour at 9:00 pm
- ‘Carry In-Carry Out’ Picnics in July and August with advance purchase of any of the Candlelight Tours. Reservations are required.
- November and December: Open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 10 am to 2:30pm
It looks like a very exciting season ahead and we are hoping to visit soon. In the meantime, we visited the grounds on a foggy afternoon. It’s always lovely there. We appreciate being allowed access until the reopening. Timed tickets available here.