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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


Tuesday--Friday (9:30am--4:30pm):

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)

Tuesday--Saturday 10:00am--5:00pm

Sunday 1:00pm--5:00pm.


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):

Tuesday--Saturday 9:00am--5:00pm

Sunday 12:30pm--5:00pm

Shops (no ticket required):

Monday--Saturday 10:00am--5:00pm and Sunday 1:00pm--5:00pm:

Moravian Book & Gift Shop

Winkler Bakery


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 25 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 2014

Easter Sunday (April 20, 2014)

Thanksgiving Day (November 27, 2014)

Christmas Eve & Christmas Day (December 24 & 25, 2014)

Visitor Center:

900 Old Salem Road

Mailing Address:

600 South Main St.

Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Phone: 336-721-7300

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