Salem Museum & Historical Society

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Meeting Facilities 

The Salem Museum, located in the 1845 Williams-Brown House, is now available for private rentals. Events, receptions, reunions, meetings, or celebrations of any variety can be staged in one of the most storied buildings in the Roanoke Valley. Complete with meeting rooms, a catering kitchen, handicapped accessibility, plenty of parking, and a charming "green roof" terrace overlooking the scenic Longwood Park, the Salem Museum is an ideal place for your next gathering. Whether you're planning your wedding or lunch with business clients, the charm and sophistication of the Salem Museum will make it a day to remember. Best of all, your rental supports one of the most active non-profit historic and preservation groups in the state!

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Things to Do
  • Directions: From I-81, take exit 140 and bear right on Thompson Memorial Blvd. At Main Street (US 460) turn left. Go .3 mile; the Salem Museum is located at the top of the hill on the left.
  • Major Access Routes: I-81
Things to Do
  • Monday Hours: Closed
  • Tuesday Hours: 10:00am-4:00pm
  • Wednesday Hours: 10:00am-4:00pm
  • Thursday Hours: 10:00am-4:00pm
  • Friday Hours: 10:00am-4:00pm
  • Saturday Hours: 10:00am-4:00pm
  • Sunday Hours: Closed
  • Admission Rates: FREE
  • Handicap Accessible: Yes
  • Gift Shop:
  • Restrooms:
  • Tuesday Hours: 10-4
  • Wednesday Hours: 10-4
  • Thursday Hours: 10-4
  • Friday Hours: 10-4
  • Saturday Hours: 10-4
  • Credit Cards Accepted:
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
Facility Info
  • Largest Room1200
  • Total Sq. Ft.2650
  • Reception Capacity75
  • Banquet Capacity40
  • Number of Rooms3
Ritter Community Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 950
Middleton Gallery
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 500
Main Gallery
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1200