Salem Weekend at a Glance: May 7-9, 2021

May 6, 2021

Friday, May 7 all-day Salem State Spring Dance Festival Spend some time at Salem State’s Spring Dance Film Festival, featuring work by Salem State dance…

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“Alexis Rockman: Shipwrecks” at the Peabody Essex Museum

April 6, 2021

The subject of shipwrecks has long held broad fascination among artists and the public alike. Through this new series of dramatic depictions of historic shipwrecks,…

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Now What?: Coronavirus and Collective Action

March 15, 2021

Friday, March 26, 2021 at 7 pm Join us for our latest virtual series as guest speakers emphasize the collective actions we need to take…

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PEM Dialogues with Sarah Lewis

March 15, 2021

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 5 pm Join us for PEM Dialogues with Sarah Lewis on Tuesday, March 23, at 5 pm (EST). Sarah Lewis,…

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Give Voice: Poetry in Response to The Salem Witch Trials 1692

March 15, 2021

Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 7 pm Suggested donation: $10 Salem Athenaeum members; $15 nonmembers The Salem Witch Trials remain a source of fascination and…

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Spring in Salem, MA

March 10, 2021

Spring into your next visit to Salem, Massachusetts with family fun at our museums and attractions, new art exhibitions, outdoor walking tours, and so much…

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Ospreys: The Revival of a Global Raptor

February 22, 2021

The past 50 years have seen an extraordinary resurgence in Osprey numbers globally—from the Chesapeake to Scotland and from Finland to Massachusetts. Alan Poole, associate…

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Virtual Screening of “Calendar Girl”

February 22, 2021

Film available to view March 1–14 | $10 In honor of the exhibition Made It: The Women Who Revolutionized Fashion, Salem Film Fest and PEM are…

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Create a Poseable Polar Bear

February 22, 2021

Create a poseable polar bear puppet to celebrate National Polar Bear Day in this drop-in art activity created by PEM’s education team. New activities debut…

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How We Move Forward Together: Coronavirus and Inequality

February 22, 2021

Join us for our latest virtual series, in conjunction with PEM’s upcoming Climate + Environment initiative. Each session offers a different perspective on the lessons…

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Cross-Cultural Chic: Unraveling the Life and Legacy of Hanae Mori

February 22, 2021

Join fashion historian Ayaka Sano for a presentation on the Japanese couturier Hanae Mori presented by the Peabody Essex Museum and the Japan Society of…

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