The Salem Athenaeum is open to the public with no admission fee. During our library hours, everyone is welcome to come in to use our collections for reference and use the Reading Room for reading, writing or quiet study.
Visitors are also invited to peruse our latest exhibit!
Tuesday – Friday
1:00 – 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Please note: We are not currently handicap accessible. Walking a flight of stairs is required to enter and exit the building.
All lectures, concerts, workshops, and groups are now online. Please check this website for updates on times and login credentials.
Summer Salon Online: Christine Thomson
Summer Salon: Storytelling—RAIN DATE
Salem Literary Festival