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?

 
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...
 
Hamilton Hall (CURRENTLY CLOSED / VIRTUAL EVENTS)
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...
 
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...
 
Old Town Hall (CURRENTLY CLOSED)
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....
 
Salem Heritage Trail
Salem Heritage Trail
What’s that red line on the ground? It’s the Heritage Trail, and it connects all of Salem’s main sites. Navigate your way through Salem and...
 
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...
 
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 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...