Explore 200 years of extraordinary art, architecture and culture from New England and the world! Described by The New York Times as “a cross-cultural marvel,” the museum’s preeminent collections contain over 1,000,000 objects to excite your curiosity and broaden your horizons. View the finest maritime art in the United States, art and cultures of North America, Africa, Asia and the Pacific Islands, and three centuries of American life in historic period houses. The Phillips Library houses the original court documents of the Salem Witch Trials. Museum shop and Cafe. Allow one hour or more.
Open year round. The museum is open Tuesday-Sunday, 10 am-5 pm; open the third Thursday of every month 10 am-9:00 pm; closed Mondays (except holidays). It is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day. Adults $20, Seniors $17, Students (with ID) $12, Youth (16 and under) and Salem, Mass. residents admitted free. Admission to the Museum Shop is free. Members admitted free to all sites.