Seasonal Hours


Explore Salem this spring and make your own magic with attractions, special events, and more. Most museums and attractions, including walking tours and the Salem Trolley are now open regular summer hours. Attractions that are opening within the next month are listed below.

Visitor Information

Salem Regional Visitor Center
2 New Liberty Street | 978-740-1650
Open Wednesday – Sunday, 10:00 am-4:00 pm. Self-guided walking tours and Junior Ranger packets are also available online. Visitor information is also available at Waite & Peirce National Park Service Information Center & Park Store at 193 Derby Street. Open daily beginning May 13!
NPS.gov/SaMa

Museums & Attractions

Boat Tours to Bakers Island Lighthouse
Visitor Center, 2 New Liberty Street | 978-224-2036
Tickets available online. Opens June 16!
EssexHeritage.org/Boat

Count Orlok’s Nightmare Gallery
217 Essex Street | 978-740-0500
New location for 2018 along the Essex Street Pedestrian Mall. See website for opening date.
NightmareGallery.com

Cry Innocent
Old Town Hall, 32 Derby Square | 978-810-2588
Performance information available online. Opens June 17!
HistoryAliveSalem.com

Frankenstein’s Castle
288 Derby Street | 978-740-2929
Open daily late June through August, see website for opening date. Opens June 2018!
SalemWaxMuseum.com

Mahi Harbor Cruises & Private Events
Pickering Wharf, 24 Congress Street | 978-825-0001
Complete cruise schedule available online. Opens May 12!
MahiCruises.com

Old Burying Point Cemetery
Charter Street
Founded in 1637, Salem’s oldest graveyard and the final resting place of several notable Salem residents. The cemetery is open daily and closes after dark. In 2018, the cemetery will be closed for extended periods of time for significant improvements. Check this page for updates before your visit. 

Pioneer Village
Forest River Park | 978-744-8815
Open June-September, Saturdays and Sundays with tours at 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, and 2:30 pm. Opens June 2018!
PioneerVillageSalem.com

Schooner Fame
Pickering Wharf Marina | 978-729-7600
Complete schedule available online. Opens May 12!
SchoonerFame.com

Sea Shuttle
10 Blaney Street | 888-400-0601
Complete schedule available online. Opens May 12!
Sea-Shuttle.com

Sunset Sail Salem
Pickering Wharf Marina | 978-594-6299
Complete schedule available online. Opens May 11!
SunsetSailSalem.com

Waite & Peirce National Park Service Information Center & Park Store
193 Derby Street | 978-744-4319
Open daily, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Visitor information is available at Waite and Peirce at the Salem Maritime National Historic Site.
WaiteandPeirce.com

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