Historic Salem hosts a variety of educational and fundraising (and both) events throughout the year.  Upcoming events include:

Christmas in Salem: Twelve Houses of Christmas

Join us in the McIntire District as 12 houses are filled with holiday cheer and eager tour-goers.
When: Fri December 4 5:30 PM - Sun December 6 4:00 PM
Where: Federal, Essex, and Chestnut Streets

Winter Lecture at the Athenaeum

When: Wed January 27 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 AM


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News - Essay - Info

On this day in 1965…

The New York Times printed a front page article about architecture – featuring Salem, MA and the threat of destruction.  The headline read “Urban Renewal Threatens Historic Buildings in Salem, MA” but thanks to this act of journalism and the unfailing efforts of local preservationists the heart of downtown Salem was able to be saved.

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Historic Salem Inc. plays a vital role in the effort to save the cultural and architectural history of Salem.  Support our mission.

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