Take a Self-Guided Audio Tour and Learn about Salem’s Black Heritage

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

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6 Ice Cream Shops to Try in Salem, Massachusetts

Summer in Salem, Massachusetts comes with new ice cream to try around every corner! From rich hot fudge sundaes to coconut milk-based vegan treats, we’re…

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#DestSalem Photos We Loved in May 2020

We love seeing everyone’s posts from around Salem, Massachusetts on social media and wanted to share a few of our favorites from last month. Check…

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Salem Together

The City of Salem has released a “Salem Together Pledge” to promote the shared responsibility required to keep residents, employees, and visitors healthy as businesses…

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Race Amity Day Offers Virtual Programming on June 14, 2020

Race Amity Day celebrates the tradition of cross-racial friendships while sharing stories of friendships that bridge the racial divide with activities and programming. Typically held…

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Salem Farmers Market Opens June 11 at the Bentley School Lot

The Salem Farmers Market returns for its 12th season at a new, temporary location at the Bentley School parking lot, Thursdays 3-7 pm June 11-October…

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Salem Arts Festival – Social Distance Edition

The Salem Arts Festival returns this year with special socially distanced programming devoted to the arts in our community. Although gathering in person isn’t possible…

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3 Gardens to Visit in Salem, Massachusetts

Salem, Massachusetts has no shortage of ways to explore our historic seaport outdoors. From the walk along Derby Wharf on Salem Maritime National Historic Site…

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

Salem’s shops are all ready for Mother’s Day! Find gifts for mom and support small businesses around Salem by shopping online. Visit store websites or…

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Hocus Pocus
Filmed in Salem, Massachusetts

Salem, Massachusetts has quite the film history with everything from crime dramas and documentaries to Hollywood blockbusters being filmed all over town. Salem has doubled…

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Salem, Massachusetts Virtual Backgrounds for Zoom Meetings

Add a little “Salem” to your next Zoom meeting with these backgrounds! Just save the photos and upload them as a virtual background for your…

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Easter Bunny in Salem, MA
Easter 2020 in Salem, Massachusetts

Easter is right around the corner and select Salem businesses are open with chocolate and candy sales, virtual church services, and more! Check back on…

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House of the Seven Gables
Virtual Experiences in Salem, Massachusetts

Experience Salem, Massachusetts online with virtual programming hosted by some of our museums and attractions. If you are in the Salem area you can order…

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Salem Witch Museum
How to Support Small Businesses in Salem, Massachusetts

-While local businesses are changing operating hours and dine-in schedules, there are still plenty of ways to experience your favorite parts of Salem with online…

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Salem, Massachusetts Online Shopping Guide

Stay safe at home during this time and consider ordering takeout or gift cards from your favorite local restaurants, or if you’re not nearby, order…

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Museums Celebrate Women’s History Day

Salem Mayor Kimberly Driscoll proclaimed March 29, 2020 Salem Women’s History Day. Special programs will be held at the following museums and attractions around town:…

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