2018 Salem Spring Restaurant Week

Salem’s Spring Restaurant Week runs Sunday, March 18-Thursday, March 22, and Sunday, March 25-Thursday, March 29. Dine at participating restaurants and order off specially priced…

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Irish History in Salem, MA

To learn about Irish history in Salem, Massachusetts, visit the Phillips House for The Irish Experience on March 17. During the early 20th century, the Phillips…

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“T.C. Cannon: At the Edge of America” at the Peabody Essex Museum

T.C. Cannon: At the Edge of America at the Peabody Essex Museum celebrates the life and work of one of the most influential Native American artists…

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Salem-Zagster Relaunches for the Season

Salem-Zagster has relaunched for the 2018 season! Zagster is Salem’s bike-share program that provides on-demand bikes to Salem residents and visitors as a way to…

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Salem, MA Military History

“Salem has a rich military history that stretches all the way back to the Seventeenth Century, and continues on today. Salem’s designation in 2013 as…

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“Georgia O’Keeffe: Art, Image, Style” at the Peabody Essex Museum

The latest exhibition at the Peabody Essex Museum, Georgia O’Keeffe: Art, Image, Style delves into the iconic artists’ work in relation to her personal fashion…

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Holiday Gift Experiences in Salem, MA

We’ve covered local holiday gifts by price and by recipient, and this week we’re wrapping up our gift guide series with a list of Salem…

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Find Gifts for the Whole Family in Salem, MA

Still shopping for the holidays? Salem’s shops are here to help with gifts for him, her, the kids, and even pets! For Him Clothing &…

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2017 Salem Restaurant Week

Salem Restaurant Week kicks off just one week from today! Organized by the Salem Chamber of Commerce, Restaurant Week allows guests to enjoy specially crafted…

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Salem MA Witch House
Happy Thanksgiving

Best wishes for a safe and happy Thanksgiving from Destination Salem to everyone who made Salem a great place to visit this year! We are…

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Salem Haunted Happenings for Teens & Tweens

Carnival The Derby Street Carnival features a variety of midway rides and games, from thrilling attractions to rides the whole family can enjoy together. In…

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21+ Salem Haunted Happenings

With live music, Halloween balls, and a local cidery, distillery, and brewery in town, Salem has a lot to offer the 21+ crowd this October….

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Salem Haunted Happenings for Kids & Families

Finding kid-friendly activities during Salem Haunted Happenings doesn’t need to be a nightmare—with carnivals, harbor cruises, story-times, and of course trick or treating, there are…

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Salem Witch Trials FAQs

Q: Did the Salem Witch Trials happen in modern-day Salem or Danvers? A: The Witchcraft Hysteria of 1692 happened throughout the region, with accused and…

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Ride Around Salem Haunted Happenings with Zagster’s “Wicked Bikes”

Salem’s bike share program is getting a wicked twist during this year’s month-long Haunted Happenings Festival! Zagster and the City of Salem are working to…

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Take a Self-Guided Audio Tour and Learn about Salem’s African American History

A brand new, self-guided audio tour focusing on Salem’s African American history is now available for download on your mobile device. Sponsored by the Salem…

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