In the early morning hours, Penni’s Supermarket catches fire and burns to the ground in the biggest Marblehead fire in years. Before it was over, seven alarms had been struck and sixteen communities had rushed their firefighting equipment to help.
Abbot Hall is open. For opening times, see Visit Abbot Hall. The Selectmen's Room and Maritime Museum are open to visitors. The Gift Shop is open seasonally from just after Memorial Day to mid-October, and again in early December.
The Marblehead Historical Commission offices are closed to visitors at this time. Inquiries to the Marblehead Historical Commission should be emailed to email@example.com