Explore Salem this winter and make your own magic with holiday attractions, special events, comfort food, and pop-up shops.

Visitor Information

Salem Regional Visitor Center
2 New Liberty Street | 978-740-1650
Open Wednesday – Sunday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Self-guided walking tours and Junior Ranger packets are also available online.

Museums & Attractions

The House of the Seven Gables
115 Derby Street | 978-744-0991
Open daily from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. The House of the Seven Gables is closed January 1 – 11, 2018.

Old Burying Point Cemetery
Charter Street
Founded in 1637, Salem’s oldest graveyard and the final resting place of several notable Salem residents. The cemetery is open daily and closes after dark. In 2018, the cemetery may be closed for extended periods of time for significant improvements. Check this page for updates before your visit. 

Peabody Essex Museum
161 Essex Street | 866-745-1876
Open Tuesday – Sunday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Closed Mondays (except holidays).

Salem Wax Museum of Witches & Seafarers
288 Derby Street | 978-740-2929
Open January – March, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.

Salem Witch Museum
19 1/2 Washington Square North | 978-744-1692
Open daily 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. The museum closes for annual maintenance January 2 – 5 and January 8 – 12. If visiting during this time call before you visit to confirm operating hours.

Witch Pix
172 Essex Street | 978-745-2021
Witch Pix is open from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Thursday – Sunday, January – March). Appointments are encouraged and walk-ins are welcome. Witch Pix is closed from January 1 – 18, 2018. 

Walking & Trolley Tours

Hocus Pocus Tours
Witch City Mall | 781-248-2031
Historical walking tour available at 5:00 pm daily.

Salem Food Tours & A.M. Coffee Walks
Downtown Salem | 978-594-8811
Tours offered year-round, see website for complete tour schedules.

Salem Night Tour
127 Essex Street | 978-741-1170
Nightly ghost tour at 6:00 pm (8:00 pm on Saturdays and Sundays). Daytime walking tour available weekdays at 3:00 pm.

Salem Witch Walk
125 Essex Street | 978-666-0884
Runs weekends in January and February.


Most Salem restaurants are open throughout the winter months, some with seasonal winter hours. View all available dining options in Salem here, and view the events calendar to check out weekly and special events taking place at local restaurants including live music, trivia nights, and more.


Most local shops are open year-round, some with seasonal winter hours.  View a complete list of shops on our shop page, or use our shopping grid to find exactly what you’re looking for.

Waite & Peirce
193 Derby Street | 978-744-4319
Open daily, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Visitor information is available at Waite and Peirce at the Salem Maritime National Historic Site.

Plan your winter in Salem by creating your own adventure using the icons on our homepage or view a full list of seasonal hours by business.