Hands-On History Tour

Adult Group Tour Option

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The Historic Town of Salem and the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, along with award-winning heirloom Gardens, invite today’s visitors to experience the complete story of those who lived and worked in the early south. Old Salem offers a variety of tour options that are flexible enough to meet your group’s needs!

Call Group Tour Reservations at 1-800-441-5305 to schedule perfect tour for your group.


  • Available Monday – Friday (August – May); Hands-On Segment 1o a.m. – 12 pm or 1 – 3 pm and allow a minimum of 3 hours for Footsteps Through History tour
  • Two hour experience with hands-on activities including hearthcooking and tasting and making a craft and a guided tour of three (3) historic buildings.
  • Includes Footsteps through History (see above)
  • Tour size: 1o Minimum; 54 maximum
  • Ticket valid for two (2) consecutive museum days
  • Price: $50 per person*
  • Reservations and payment required 3o days prior to tour.
  • Non-refundable

*Price listed does not include taxes, which will be applied at time of purchase