Salem Weekend at a Glance: June 11-13, 2021

June 10, 2021

Click here to view this list as a printable pdf. Friday, June 11 10 am-5 pm “Salem Stories” at the Peabody Essex Museum Using selections…

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May 2021 Salem Tourism Stars

June 1, 2021

This year, we’re sharing the people and places that make Salem Salem; the shopkeepers, housekeepers, cooks, tour guides, maintenance, museum greeters, restaurant servers, and more!…

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Schooner Fame
Raise the Sails in Salem, MA with Schooner Fame

May 28, 2021

Get out on the water this summer in Salem, Massachusetts with a sail aboard Schooner Fame, a full-scale replica of the ship thought to be…

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Three-Day Spring in Salem, MA Itinerary

May 10, 2021

Spring is a wonderful time to visit Salem! Most of our seasonal attractions reopen for the season in April (with harbor tours opening up mid-May)…

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Where to Buy a Mask in Salem, Massachusetts

May 5, 2021

Salem’s shops are stocked with locally made masks featuring unique prints and enhanced designs for comfort and convenience. We recommend packing a mask or two…

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Salem Ancestry Days Recap + Save the Date for 2022!

May 5, 2021

Thank you for joining us during the first annual Salem Ancestry Days! Held in celebration of ancestral and immigrant connections to Salem, this first annual…

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April 2021 Salem Tourism Stars

May 4, 2021

This year, we’re sharing the people and places that make Salem Salem; the shopkeepers, housekeepers, cooks, tour guides, maintenance, museum greeters, restaurant servers, and more!…

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How to Get Involved with Essex Heritage This Summer in Salem, MA

May 3, 2021

by Cheri Grishin As the non-profit management organization for the federally designated Essex National Heritage Area, the Essex National Heritage Commission (Essex Heritage) offers many…

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3 Harbor Cruises to Take This Summer in Salem, Massachusetts

May 2, 2021

With summer comes plenty of opportunity to spend time on the water in Salem, Massachusetts! For summer 2021, be sure to bring your mask/face covering…

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Resources for Salem Ancestry Research

April 20, 2021

This year’s Salem Ancestry Days runs in person and virtually April 30-May 3, 2021. This new annual event celebrates ancestral and immigrant connections to Salem…

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March 2021 Salem Tourism Stars

April 14, 2021

This year, we’re sharing the people and places that make Salem Salem; the shopkeepers, housekeepers, cooks, tour guides, maintenance, museum greeters, restaurant servers, and more!…

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Find the perfect gift in Salem, MA
Salem, Massachusetts Mother’s Day Gift Guide

April 13, 2021

Salem’s shops are all ready for Mother’s Day! Find gifts for mom in downtown Salem or by shopping locally online. Visit store websites or follow…

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The Massachusetts Poetry Festival Returns May 13-16, 2021

April 9, 2021

The Massachusetts Poetry Festival returns to Salem (and virtually) May 13-16, 2021! This year’s festival marks its return to Salem since its 10-year anniversary event…

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Which Salem Walking Tour Should I Take?

April 9, 2021

One of the best ways to see Salem, Massachusetts and learn about local history is on foot with a guided walking tour around town. Salem…

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Salem, Massachusetts Awakens this Spring with Seasonal Reopenings & Outdoor Dining

March 30, 2021

After a long tough winter due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many restaurants and businesses in Salem, Massachusetts will reopen their doors for the season on…

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Outdoor Dining in Salem, Massachusetts

March 23, 2021

Restaurants in Salem are now offering indoor and outdoor dining, and several of Salem’s restaurants are expanding their outdoor seating capacity so they can accommodate…

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