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?

 
Count Orlok’s Nightmare Gallery
NEW LOCATION! Bigger and better, this highly rated attraction is a unique cinematic monster museum for horror genre fans! Creepy characters are honored here with...
 
Cry Innocent
Critically-acclaimed live reenactment of the witchcraft examination of Bridget Bishop where YOU are the jury. Featured on The Travel Channel, NPR, TLC, and more. Multiyear...
 
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...
 
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...
 
Phillips House
Historic New England’s Phillips House
The Phillips House is currently closed. Find additional Historic New England properties at historicnewengland.org. Visit Historic New England’s Phillips House on Historic Chestnut Street and...
 
House of the Seven Gables
House of the Seven Gables (GARDENS OPEN, INTERIORS CLOSED)
The 2020 Gardens and Grounds experience will be our offering for the foreseeable future: – a brand new audio tour of the gardens and grounds...
 
New England Pirate Museum
New England Pirate Museum (CURRENTLY CLOSED)
Currently closed. Visit piratemuseum.com for updates. “An Historical Adventure.” The unique and little know history of New England sea robbers comes alive at the Pirate...
 
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....
 
Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center (CURRENTLY CLOSED)
Currently closed. Visitor information is available at Waite and Peirce on Derby Street, daily 10 am-5 pm. Located at 2 New Liberty Street across from...
 
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...
 
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 Hunt
Salem Witch Hunt Film & Tours
The Salem Witch Hunt Film exposes the true causes and events behind Salem’s witchcraft hysteria, featuring Witch Trials scholars and reenactors at actual 1692 locations...
 
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...
 
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...
 
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...
 
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...
 
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...
 
Ye Olde Pepper Companie
Ye Olde Pepper Companie
Got a sweet tooth? Visit America’s oldest candy company with a little history in every bite! Soon-to-be-married? Learn more about weddings and functions here.