Hours of Operation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Look for the large chalkboard signs as indicators that the building is fully interpreted, and if you have a ticket, you can explore the gardens & house interior.

Monday: Interpreted historic buildings are closed; retail stores are open 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday—Saturday: Interpreted historic buildings are open 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Sunday: Interpreted historic buildings are open 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Interpreted historic buildings (TICKET REQUIRED TO ENTER):
  • Boys’ School
  • Doctor’s House
  • Gunsmith’s Workshop
  • Joiner’s Workshop
  • Market-Fire Engine House
  • Miksch Gardens & House
  • Potter’s Workshop
  • Salem Tavern Museum & Barn
  • Single Brothers’ House & Gardens
  • St. Philips Heritage Center
  • T. Vogler Gunsmith Shop
  • John Vogler House
  • Shoemaker’s Shop – Currently closed for Restoration

 

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 the Visitors 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.

 


Old Salem Visitors Center (NO TICKET REQUIRED):
Monday: Visitors Center is CLOSED
Tuesday—Saturday: 9 am–5 pm
Sunday: 12:30 pm – 5 pm


Moravian Book & Gift Shop, Winkler Bakery
Monday—Saturday: 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday: 1 pm – 5 pm

 

Old Salem Visitors Center Shop, T. Bagge Merchant
Tuesday—Saturday: 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday: 1 pm – 5 pm


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA)
Self-guided galleries included in an Old Salem All-in-One ticket.
Monday: MESDA is CLOSED
Tuesday—Saturday: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Sunday: 1 pm – 4:30 pm
Please call (336) 721-7369 to book a guided tour of MESDA. Complete details can be found at mesda.org.

 

 


PLEASE NOTE THAT OLD SALEM MUSEUMS & GARDENS IS CLOSED THE FOLLOWING DAYS:

Mondays (Museum buildings, Visitors Center, and Gardens are closed. Select stores are open.)

Easter Sunday
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve & Christmas Day and New Year’s Day