From museums and shops, to the streets, themselves, you’ll find all sorts of art in Salem. What will you see?

Artists Row Salem MA

Artists’ Row

Artists’ Row, originally built as marketplace, has been transformed into artisan/maker/gallery spaces. During the Artists’ Row season (May-December) artisans give free demonstrations, workshops and interactive…

Atrium Cafe

Atrium Café at the Peabody Essex Museum

Open Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-4:30pm and holiday Mondays. Admission is free to enjoy informal dining in the museum’s atrium. We offer great soups, salads, sandwiches, fabulous pastries,…

Discover Salem Passport

Discover Salem Passport

Use this combo pass to explore the House of the Seven Gables, the Peabody Essex Museum, the Salem Witch Museum, and aboard the Salem Trolley…

Double Happiness: Celebration in Chinese Art

Come and experience the liveliness of a drinking party, the opulence of a royal wedding and poetic evocation of spring on a delicate dish. With…

Georgia O’Keeffe: Art, Image, Style at the Peabody Essex Museum

One of America’s most iconic artists of the 20th-century, O’Keeffe is best known for her desert landscapes, animal skulls and flower paintings. Georgia O’Keeffe: Living…

Importing Splendor: Luxuries from China

Explore PEM’s superlative Chinese export art collection — the most comprehensive and celebrated collection of its kind — through nearly 30 selected works, including furniture,…

It’s Alive, Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammett Collection at the Peabody Essex Museum

Kirk Hammett, best known as the famed guitarist of the rock band Metallica, is also an avid collector of classic horror and sci-fi movie posters….

Lady of Salem Public Art

Lady of Salem Maritime Public Art Celebration

Salem is “Looking Up”! Enjoy a community public art display of over twenty whimsically decorated ship’s figureheads adorning downtown Salem through a self-guided tour brochure…

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…

Raven’s Many Gifts: Native Art of the Northwest Coast

Explore the living relationships among humans, animals, ancestors and supernatural beings through works of Native art from the Pacific Northwest Coast created during the past…

XYZT: A Journey in 4 Dimensions

XYZT is an immersive art exhibition comprised of 10 interactive virtual environments generated using math and physics models. In a darkened gallery, guests use their own…

From the Calendar

Behind the Canvas at the Phillips House

Enjoy a special tour highlighting the collection of international and American art at Phillips House. Learn about the family’s passion for collecting art and about…

Christmas in Salem Preview Candlelit Tour

The Preview Candlelight Tour of Christmas in Salem will be available for advance ticket holders only and will feature selected homes. Christmas in Salem invites…

Creative Healing Circle

Join Rebecca Newman, MA, E-RYT, in creating a sacred space to empower each other and cultivate a sense of peace. We will explore numerous art…

Drink-n-Draw at Gulu-Gulu Cafe

This ain’t no paint & sip! Join Gulu-Gulu Cafe on Tuesday nights for a Drink-n-Draw night co-hosted by Salem Arts Center! The good folks at…

Holiday Artists’ Market at Old Town Hall

BUY LOCAL! BUY HANDMADE! MEET THE MAKERS! The Salem Arts Association hosts a festive market with music and a seasonal theme. Stop by this lively…

Paint the Gables

Wicked Art Bar will help you create your very own commemoration of the 350th anniversary of The House of the Seven Gables with a spring…

PEM/PM Cup of Cheer

Take a break from last-minute holiday shopping and grab a festive cocktail, don your best ugly sweater, make your own snow globe and dance the…

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