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 garden to luxurious weddings with dinner and dancing in our atrium, you will find a variety of customizable spaces for your next celebration. Explore our venue options below.
PEM’s caterer, Gourmet Caterers, is renowned for creating unforgettable events with innovative menus, impeccable service and a willingness to accommodate all of your guests’ needs. Gourmet Caterers was chosen as Caterer of the Year at the Massachusetts Wedding Awards in 2020. For more information, contact PEMcatering@GourmetCaterers.com
No matter which PEM setting you choose, our experienced team of event professionals will be there to guide you every step of the way.
"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