All posts tagged historic preservation

Groundroot at John Ward House

Peeling back the layers

Exploring the dark and chilly rooms of PEM’s John Ward House is like going into a secret world where only a few lucky ones hold the key. As they peel …

Ropes Mansion

Re-imagining Ropes

Editor’s Note: Beginning Saturday, May 23, PEM invites visitors on a lively and interactive journey through one of its most storied properties. PEM’s Ropes Mansion — located at 318 Essex St. …