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Gather. Inspire. Celebrate.

Make your special event a work of art.

At the Peabody Essex Museum, we create extraordinary, one-of-a-kind experiences for your guests, surrounded by a backdrop of world-class art and stunning architecture. Located in the heart of vibrant downtown Salem, we hold the distinction of being the oldest continuously operating museum in the country.

From intimate corporate cocktail parties in our outdoor garden to luxurious weddings with dinner and dancing in our modern Atrium, we offer a variety of unique, customizable spaces for your next celebration.

We really can’t say enough about how perfect our day was, and how working with PEM and their amazing staff made that possible.

— 10/31/2019 by Samuel L

Explore our multiple venue options below. When you’re ready, we’d love to have you in for a tour. Natalia Laskaris, Director of Event Rentals and Catering Services, can be reached at 978-542-1615 or

The museum is open, and we are available for on-site tours. We look forward to meeting you and discussing the details of your event.

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