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SALEM, MASSACHUSETTS

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About Salem

“Still making history.”

That’s our tagline, but it’s so much more. It’s everything that made Salem come to life, and everywhere we’ll go next. It’s witches, and ocean ships, making waves through literature, settlers, pirates and trading.

And it’s all right here. What will you learn?

 

What's happening

Christmas Fireside Chat at the Daniels House

December 2nd

This cozy evening of tales around an ancient fireplace in one of America’s oldest houses is devoted to stories about the evolution of the Christmas holiday, early Salem, and the...

Salem Trolley & The Gallows Hill Theatre Present “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens

December 3rd

Now entering into it’s 36th Season, this humorous & whimsical interactive performance reanimates Dickens’ timeless seasonal holiday classic. Experience Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol with a twist. Ride along with Scrooge on...

Christmas in Salem

December 3rd

Tickets are on sale now! Few communities have the rich legacy of historic houses that Salem, Massachusetts boasts. These homes, spanning four centuries, help define the character as well as...

Holiday Window Contest

December 3rd

Every year, downtown businesses decorate their windows especially for the holidays. Judges nominated by Salem Main Streets make the rounds to vote on the best windows, and the competition is...

Holiday Photos with Krampus

December 3rd

THREE DAYS ONLY! Holiday photos with Krampus… the Tradition returns! Join us back at Vampfangs at 244 Essex Street in Salem. The horned Vampire Beast returns for 3 days only!...

Candy Canes with the Clauses

December 3rd

Join us for Candy Canes with the Clauses, our Holiday Open House! Twist your own Candy Cane with Santa and Mrs. Claus, as well as meet Mary Spencer, the original...

Meet and Greet: The Good Witch of Salem’s Holiday Helper- Write Letters to Santa

December 3rd

Stop by the Good Witch of Salem’s shop at 2 North St. in Salem on Saturday 12/3 from 12pm to 2pm and meet her happy holiday helper! They will be...

Christmas Fireside Chat at the Daniels House

December 3rd

This cozy evening of tales around an ancient fireplace in one of America’s oldest houses is devoted to stories about the evolution of the Christmas holiday, early Salem, and the...

App

The all-new Destination Salem app is now available for iOS and Android! Download the app to get the latest updates on everything Salem, including events, museums and attractions, shop, restaurants, parking and more.

Use the app during this year’s Salem Haunted Happenings for updates on parking availability, restrooms, and special events. And keep the app all year long for all the latest on Salem’s annual festivals, including Salem’s So Sweet, Salem Arts Festival, Salem Heritage Days, and more.

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Free Guide

How will you spend your visit to Salem, MA?

The printed version of the 2021 Salem Guide is available, order your FREE copy by clicking here! Find all of the information you need, all in one place. Download our 2021 Digital Flipbook & Map Of Downtown Salem.

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Blog

Salem has so much history, but also so much happening today. Learn more by reading our blog!

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