Hours of Operation
Exhibit Buildings (ticket required to enter):
Tuesday--Saturday (9:30am--4:30pm) and Sunday (1:00--4:30pm):
J. Blum House
Market-Fire Engine House
Miksch Gardens & House
Salem Tavern Museum & Barn
Single Brothers' House & Gardens
St. Philips Heritage Center
T. Vogler Gunsmith Shop
Vierling House & Barn
Shultz Shoemaker Shop
NOTE: Under normal operating circumstances, all buildings are open during the times mentioned above; however, exhibit buildings occasionally close for lunch for a short period of time. Please check with Visitor Center staff when you arrive to learn of any lunchtime closings.
Please note that some buildings in the historic district are private residences and are not open for touring. Please respect our residents' property, gardens, and pets.
MESDA (included in All-in-One ticket):
Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA)
Tours are scheduled on a first-come, first-serve basis. For reservations, please call (336)779-6140 or schedule upon arrival. Daily tours begin at 10:00am and the final guided tour begins at 4:00pm each day.
Old Salem Visitor Center (no ticket required):
Shops (no ticket required):
Monday--Saturday 10:00am--5:00pm and Sunday 1:00pm--5:00pm:
Moravian Book & Gift Shop
Tuesday--Saturday 10:00am--5:00pm and Sunday 1:00pm--5:00pm:
Horton Center Museum Shop
A. Butner Hat Shop
Old Salem Candy Shop & Marketplace
T. Bagge Merchant*
The Garden Shop
*April 22 through the end of the Heirloom Plant Sale & October 1 through December 24, T. Bagge Merchant and Garden Shop will also be open on Monday.
Please note that Old Salem Museums & Gardens is closed the following days:
Mondays in 2013
Easter Sunday (March 31, 2013)
Thanksgiving Day (November 28, 2013)
Christmas Eve & Christmas Day (December 24 & 25, 2013)
600 South Main St.
Winston-Salem, NC 27101