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
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...
 
New England Pirate Museum
New England Pirate Museum
Features a guided tour where you will visit a re-created dockside village and pirate ship and experience the adventures of New England’s sea robbers. Open...
 
Peabody Essex Museum
Peabody Essex Museum
The Peabody Essex Museum is one of the nation’s fastest-growing art museums. Features art and culture from New England and around the world, including a...
 
Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center
Located at 2 New Liberty Street across from the Peabody Essex Museum and the Museum Place Garage, a central location to all the museums, restaurants,...
 
Salem Arts Association
Our galleries and shop present exhibitions of artistic creations by local artists from across Boston’s North Shore. We’re an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization. Open Saturdays and...
 
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 is Salem’s most visited museum. Open year-round with extended hours throughout the summer and October. We are the perfect start to...
 
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...
 
House of the Seven Gables
The House of the Seven Gables
EMBARK on an unforgettable tour of The House of the Seven Gables. DISCOVER and climb the famed secret staircase. RELAX in the period seaside gardens....
 
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
Award-winning live reenactment of a 1692 witch trial, followed by a guided tour of the dungeon. The most exciting experience in Salem. Open daily 10am-5pm...
 
Witch History Museum
Witch History Museum
Experience all the historical stories surrounding Salem’s 1692 witch trials told through an interactive tour. Walk among 15 life-sized scenes depicting these tragic untold stories...
 
Witch Pix
A premium witch-costume photo studio. Be the star of your own photo shoot and capture the allure of being a witch. Extensive handmade costumes, three...
 
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.