Highlights of the Peabody Essex Museum
Discover outstanding artistic and cultural creativity from around the world. As one of the oldest museums in continuous existence in the country, PEM is home to objects from around the globe that open our eyes to the multilayered and interconnected world of creative expression. Visit a selection of powerful works unique to PEM and explore the history of this one-of-a-kind museum.
Length: one hour
Enjoy a deep dive into one of PEM’s collection areas. Choose a tour that focuses on Native American and American art, Maritime art, Asian Export art or Fashion and Design.
Special Exhibition Tour
An experienced guide introduces your group to a current special exhibition. From rotating exhibitions to hands-on experiences, our galleries offer something for everyone to enjoy. Visit pem.org/whats-on to see what’s on view.
Length: 30 minutes to one hour, depending on the exhibition