|The Industrial History Center will be open on Saturday, November 13th from 10 AM to 5 PM for Amesbury’s Open Studios event.
Take a fun trolley ride around Amesbury to visit artist studios and businesses who are showcasing artwork. Get off at Market Square or High Street to visit us at Mill 2 in the Upper Millyard.
We have the following programs for children and adults. (Note: Saturday only.)
Aperture on Amesbury – a community exhibit showcasing photographs taken during a walking tour of historic Carriage Hill. Managed by Bonnie Brady and curated by Courtney Jordan, this exhibit offers a beautiful glimpse into the remnants of Amesbury’s once thriving carriage trade.
Weaving Activities for Kids –
Weave a small square using colorful chenille in order to explore the act of weaving as well as play with color and pattery.
Make a small basket using twine and a paper cup in order to practice hand skills that would have been crucial in life 150 years ago.