Events & Activities

POSTPONED: Salem Museum Talk and Tour: Historic Monterey and The Quarters at Roanoke College
Saturday, March 21, 11 am to 2 pm

CANCELED: Blue Ridge Potters Guild Second Annual Juried Student Show
March 24 to April 3

Salem High School IB Student Art Show
April 2-11; Opening Reception April 2, 5-7 pm

Artwork by senior and junior International Baccalaureate art students includes a variety of 2D and 3D art. These student artists work in diverse media including painting, drawing, photography, digital art, sculpture and ceramics. The show is eagerly anticipated every spring!

POSTPONED: World War II Living History Day
Saturday, April 4

WHEN WE REOPEN: It’s the Bee’s Knees! Salem in the Roaring Twenties
Main Gallery Exhibit:  Ongoing

The Salem Museum takes a look back at life in our hometown a century ago with a new main gallery feature exhibit. The exhibit will include personal stories, artifacts, and photographs that explore everyday life—and the nightlife—of the Roaring Twenties. Icons of the decade are also included: a still that produced a lot of moonshine in the ‘20s and six flamboyant flapper dresses from the Museum’s collection. Read more…