Welcome to The Sargent House Museum!

Hours: Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 12pm – 4pm
Memorial Day through Labor Day Weekends
Admission $12.00; students (over 5-y-o) $5.00; members FREE

Group tours for 8+ persons are available throughout the year by reservation.


  • 2014 Annual Appeal IS HERE. You can donate instantly via our Donate page. Or, print a form and mail it in. You can also look for your mailer in the next week.

    Please give generously to support the important work of:

    - Expanding educational programs and internships for students and adults
    - Digitizing our database of museum objects and photos
    - Outreach to increase tour attendance
    - And, MORE! Thank you!

  • Harvest Festival. November 22, 2014. From 11:00AM-1:00PM – Visit Sargent House, a historical landmark, one of Gloucester’s first grand homes featuring the beautiful craftsmanship, architecture, and style of an era long gone by. It’s the birthplace of women’s rights advocate, Judith Sargent Murray. Enjoy seasonal foods and cider with old friends and new during open hours.

  • Save the Date: Sat. 12/13 at 1PM, dramatic reading of “Mingling of Souls,” a play based on the life and writings of Rev. John Murray and Judith Sargent Murray. Held at the UU Church, 10 Church Street, Gloucester. $5 suggested donation. From 11A-3P, visit Sargent House Museum, the couple’s home, and enjoy holiday music, shopping, and décor during Middle Street Walk.


  • Have you seen our new YouTube channel? Click the image below and view a short video introduction to the House and its collections.

    Tour video

  • Instantly become a Member or Donate to the SHM online via PayPal. All contributions are tax-deductible.