Days and Hours of Operation
EXHIBIT BUILDINGS (TICKET REQUIRED TO ENTER):
Monday – Tour Buildings are CLOSED
Tuesday–Saturday (9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.) and Sunday (1–4:30 p.m.):
- Market-Fire Engine House
- Miksch Gardens & House
- Salem Tavern Museum & Barn
- Single Brothers’ House & Gardens
- St. Philips Heritage Center
- T. Vogler Gunsmith Shop
- John Vogler House
Tuesday–Friday (9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.):
- 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.
Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA)
Monday – MESDA is CLOSED
Tuesday–Saturday 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Please call (336) 721-7369 to book a guided tour of MESDA. Complete details can be found at mesda.org.
OLD SALEM VISITOR CENTER (NO TICKET REQUIRED):
Monday – Visitor Center is CLOSED
Tuesday–Saturday 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday 12:30 p.m.–5 p.m.
SHOPS (NO TICKET REQUIRED):
- Moravian Book & Gift Shop
- Winkler Bakery
Tuesday–Saturday 10 a.m.–5 p.m. and Sunday 1 p.m.–5 p.m.:
- A. Butner Hat Shop (opens at 11 a.m. Tuesday through Saturdays)
- 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 (Museum buildings, Visitor Center, gardens and office closed. Select stores open)
Easter Sunday (April 16, 2017)
Thanksgiving Day (November 23, 2017)
Christmas Eve & Christmas Day (December 24 & 25, 2017)