A Christmas Evening in Salem

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Tickets are non-refundable unless event is cancelled by Old Salem Museums & Gardens (extreme weather conditions, etc.)

A Christmas Evening in SalemFriday, December 22, 20176:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The historic streets of Old Salem are filled with the holiday spirit.  Bring the whole family and join us for a magical evening of Moravian Christmas traditions.  You will have self-guided access to some of our historic buildings lit by candlelight, along with the C. Winkler Bakery and retail shops.  While visiting you can take part in carol singing, playing Tavern games, and other activities.  You can also see traditional Christmas decorations, watch craftsmen at work and sample Moravian Hospitality with cookies and warm apple cider.

Historic Buildings available during the evening:

  • Miksch House
  • Single Brothers’ House
  • John Vogler House
  • St. Philips Heritage Center
  • Salem Tavern Museum

This event requires a special ticket and is not included in our All-in-One self-guided tour ticket or with annual Membership benefits. Tickets are $40 for adults; $20 for students/children (ages 4-18) plus applicable sales tax; free for children 3 and under.

Online ticketing will be available soon.

Redeem your online tickets at the Visitor Center (900 Old Salem Road) on the day of the event (which will remain open throughout the day and into the evening). Space is limited; advanced ticket purchase is recommended.