• Peabody,  September 28 2018

    CuriousCity – pop up children’s museum announces location

    In July of 2018, the Peabody Cultural Collaborative (PCC) received a $28,000 grant from the Essex County Community Foundation to curate a temporary or “pop up” children’s museum called CuriousCity. The purpose is to provide an interactive museum of art and industry for families and children in Peabody that will boost local economic development and activate support for a permanent museum. The PCC is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement with the City of Peabody, and the temporary exhibit will be housed within the George Peabody House Museum and Leatherworkers Museum (205 Washington St). The George Peabody House Museum houses many original artifacts, including portraits of George…