Planning your trip
The museum is undergoing some exciting changes as it prepares for a major expansion with a new wing and reinstalled galleries. As part of this process, certain galleries will be closed temporarily. At this time, the following areas are closed: Asian Export Art: China, Ground Level and Level 2, Asian Export Art: India, Level 3 and The Mellon Staircase.
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Salem and North of Boston cities and towns are among the country's most engaging and visually rich destinations.
Accessibility & Security
All parcels, including handbags, brought into the museum are subject to search. All public areas of the museum are accessible to wheelchairs.
Tours \\ Yin Yu Tang
Yin Yu Tang: A Chinese House
Enter the Huang family ancestral home to gain a rare perspective on Chinese art and culture. The house provides unrivaled opportunities to explore the artistic and cultural heritage of rural China and the multi-faceted, often surprising, connections between Asia and America.
For Families \\ Experiences
Art & Nature Center
Art & Nature Center showcases original exhibitions that investigate our interconnections with nature through contemporary art, memorable objects and interactive experiences.