Museums & Attractions

With a history as rich as ours, it makes sense that we have a whole host of museums and attractions. What will you explore?

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Bewitched Statue
Bewitched Statue
Now a landmark of the city of Salem, this statue pays tribute to the well-known TV sitcom ‘Bewitched’ and its filming of the seventh season...
 
Charter Street Cemetery
Charter Street Cemetery/Old Burying Point
Salem’s oldest cemetery, founded in 1637, and final resting place for several notable Salem residents. Located directly behind this cemetery is the Witch Trials Memorial....
 
Derby Square
The steps between Old Town Hall and Front Street are home to the Salem Farmers’ Market, Salem Jazz & Soul Summer Series, and much, much...
 
Frankenstein's Castle
Frankenstein’s Castle
Step into Salem Wax Museum’s darkest dungeon and witness the horrors of Dr. Frankenstein. Open daily late June-August. Extended hours in October. Tickets available at...
 
Friendship
Friendship of Salem
The National Park Service owns and operate this replica tall ship. Friendship commemorates Salem’s role as a center of global trade in post-Colonial America. Tours...
 
Gallows Hill Museum/Theatre
Gallows Hill is a riveting 4D immersive theatrical experience, providing a well rounded view of The Salem Witchcraft trials, witches of mythology and legend, and...
 
Hamilton Hall
Historic Hamilton Hall is Salem’s best kept secret, nestled in the heart of the McIntire Historic District. Enjoy your special day in an elegant setting...
 
HEX: Old World Witchery
Visit a witchcraft shop for those who still believe in magic! Get everything you need to cast a spell including candles, incense, potions, jewelry, herbs,...
 
Phillips House
Historic New England’s Phillips House
Visit Historic New England’s Phillips House on Historic Chestnut Street and learn about the Phillips family and their domestic staff in the early 1900’s. Antique...
 
House of the Seven Gables
House of the Seven Gables
Plan your 2021 visit to The House of the Seven Gables The House of the Seven Gables is open with limited hours of operation. Please...

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Howard Street Cemetery
Howard Street Cemetery
One of three cemeteries significant to the 1692 Witch Trials, the Howard Street Cemetery is said to be where Giles Corey was taken to be...
 
Leanne Marrama at Pentagram
Renowned Witch and High Priestess, Leanne Marrama is working in Salem as a psychic medium. Her warm, approachable spirit and sense of humor make her...
 
New England Pirate Museum
New England Pirate Museum
“An Historical Adventure.” The unique and little know history of New England sea robbers comes alive at the Pirate Museum. Features a guided tour where...
 
Old Town Hall
The earliest surviving municipal structure in Salem, Old Town Hall has always been used as a public hall and is still used as such today....
 
OMEN: Psychic Parlor & Witchcraft Emporium
Omen’s gifted psychic mediums give you real answers on life and love in a magical, insightful experience you’ll talk about for years to come! And...
 
Peabody Essex Museum
Peabody Essex Museum
Founded in 1799, the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM)  is the oldest continuously operating museum in the country. It’s also one of the largest and fastest-growing....

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Pioneer Village
Pioneer Village is the oldest living history museum in America and is designed to represent Salem in the year 1630. Open 12-4 Saturdays and Sunday....

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Punto Urban Art Museum
PUAM, located in the Point Neighborhood, is an open-air museum that features 85 large-scale murals and 40 world-renowned artists. It is a five-minute walk from...
 
Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center
Currently open Wednesday-Sunday, 10 am-4 pm. Visitor information is available at Waite and Peirce on Derby Street, daily 10 am-5 pm. Located at 2 New...
 
Salem Arts Association
Salem Arts Association is a volunteer-operated community art gallery located in Salem’s Historic Derby Street Neighborhood, situated between the Salem Maritime National Historic Site and The House of the Seven...

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Salem Athenaeum
Dedicated to enriching the lives of the North Shore community and its members by lending, preserving and adding to its collection of books and documents,...
 
Salem Halloween Museum
Experience the Halloween season year round in our family-friendly 3-D museum.
 
Salem Heritage Trail
Salem Heritage Trail
What’s that line on the ground? It’s the Heritage Trail, and it connects all of Salem’s main sites. Navigate your way through Salem and America’s...
 
Salem Maritime National Historic Site
Please note programming and interior access to buildings is currently unavailable. The grounds of Derby Wharf are accessible provided that visitors follow social distancing and...
 
Salem Séance
Step into the Spirit Parlor of OMEN and experience an authentic Salem Séance. Our gifted psychics can connect with loved ones on the other side...
 
Salem Wax Museum
Salem Wax Museum of Witches & Seafarers
Salem’s original wax museum, family-owned and operated for over two decades! London-made wax figures depicting Salem’s history from the witch trials hysteria and bold seafarers....
 
Salem Witch Museum
Salem Witch Museum
The Salem witch Museum offers two historical presentations focused on the tragic events of the Salem witch trials of 1692 and the evolving image of...

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Salem Witch Village
Guided by a practicing witch, discover the myths and the facts surrounding witches and their craft! For the answers and truth behind the legends, make...
 
The Lost Museum at Gallows Hill
Journey deep underground to discover haunted rooms, cursed artifacts, ghosts, and more. Can YOU escape the Lost Museum? Experience this amazing interactive adventure with puzzle...

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Chestnut Street
The McIntire Historic District
In 1981, the City of Salem named its largest historic district after Samuel McIntire. Encompassing Broad, Chestnut, Essex, Federal and connecting streets, the district showcases...
 
The Satanic Temple
Salem Art Gallery is the International Headquarters for The Satanic Temple (TST), a non-theistic religious organization with active chapters worldwide. It is home to the...

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Witch House
The Witch House
Salem’s only building with direct ties to the witch trials, the 17th century home of Judge Jonathon Corwin. Open daily mid-March through November. Call for...

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The Witchery – Broom Making Sessions, DIY Witchy Crafts, Tarot
Craft a rustic broom from scratch. Bind your own grimoire, spell book art or dream journal. Embellish with pendants, charms, dried flowers, bones, leather, lace...

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Winter Island Light
Winter Island Light, or the Fort Pickering Lighthouse was established in 1871 as part of the joint effort with the Derby Wharf Light Station and...
 
Witch Dungeon
Witch Dungeon Museum
The mood is set from the moment you enter the Witch Dungeon Museum. You are there – in Salem Village 1692. An award-winning live performance...
 
Witch History Museum
Witch History Museum
The stories of 1692 are told through a historically accurate live presentation followed by a guided tour downstairs where you will walk through the forest,...
 
Witch Pix
Award winning and rated as one of the 9 Most Unique Travel Experiences in the USA by Trip Advisor, Witch Pix has been a witch-themed...

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Witch Trials Memorial
Witch Trials Memorial
Striking in its simplicity, the Memorial is surrounded on three sides by a handcrafted granite wall. Inscribed in the stone threshold entering the Memorial are...
 
Within the Witching Hour- Live Spell Casting
A live spell casting presentation by a practicing witch that will take you through the steps of a ritual circle creating a sacred space, magical...
 
World Famous Love Clairvoyant Lorelei & Her Psychic Readers
Love, Couple’s Readings, Palmistry, Health Scan, Mediumship, Numerology. Lorelei does a spell with every reading. #1 on TripAdvisor for over 10 years!
 
Discover Gloucester
20 minutes north of Salem, this enchanting city is home to America’s oldest seaport, genuine charm, natural beauty and warm hospitality. Art, music, schooner sailing,...
 
North of Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau
Within a 45-minute radius of Salem, visit area cities and towns, offering coastal scenic beauty, activities on and off the water, unique shopping and plenty...
 
Saugus Iron Works
Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site
This National Park commemorates the first integrated iron works in North America, established 1646. Working waterwheels, hot forges, and machinery tell the story of iron...
 
Tour of the Freedom Trail
Join the adventure on a walking tour to Boston’s most famous historical sites. Hear the inspiring tales of The American Revolution, The Founding Fathers, and the...