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Peabody Essex Museum

79 locals recommend ·
About this place
There are many reasons to come to PEM. Sometimes, looking at a work of art with someone special by your side is all the motivation you need. Sitting in the light-filled Atrium, watching the expression on a child's face as she makes a collage — each experience is worth the trip...
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Tips from locals

Heather
Heather
September 28, 2019
Really great art museum in downtown Salem
Ripp
Ripp
September 27, 2019
The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) in Salem, Massachusetts, is a successor to the East India Marine Society, established in 1799. It combines the collections of the former Peabody Museum of Salem (which acquired the Society's collection) and the Essex Institute. The museum holds one of the major…
Bill
Bill
September 01, 2019
A world renowned museum that has many artifacts from the Salem historic maritime past as well as contemporary exhibits and a life size home from China for tours.
Adrienne
Adrienne
August 15, 2019
With an ever-changing display of exhibitions theres something here for everyone to explore!
Michele
Michele
August 05, 2019
A quick drive to everything.

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Location
161 Essex Street
Salem, MA 01970
Phone+1 978-745-9500
Websitepem.org
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Saturday 10:00 AM
Credit Cards
Yes (incl. American Express)
Wifi
Yes
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