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2017 Historical Society CALENDARS are here!

Office Hours
Monday, Wednesday,
Thursday  9am-noon

Offices are located in the upper level of the Dale Shaffer Research Library

Mailing Address:
208 South Broadway Ave
Salem, OH 44460

Sunday Tours 1-4pm
(May through October)

Tours are also available by appointment, call 330-337-8514

Sunday Tours begin at the rear door of the Pearce House in the old meeting room on Shaffer Way.

Trolley Tours begin at the lower level of Dale Shaffer Library on South Lundy Ave.

The Salem Historical Society
Main Entry for Meeting Room and Gift Shop in the lower level of
Dale Shaffer Research Library

239 South Lundy
Salem, OH
(330) 337 - 8514

....keeping and making history

The Salem Historical Society

Quakertown Christmas Light Tours

Make your reservations at 330-337-6733 or

Thursday, December 15, 2016   7pm  and  8pm
Saturday, December 17, 2016    7pm  and  8pm
Monday, December 19, 2016    8pm

 ~~~  We will be closed on Dec. 26, 27, and 29   ~~~

Looking for unique, local gifts? 

Come to our giftshop...

We are open Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9-noon.

Among the many selections available are limited editions of signed books by local authors:  Karen Biery, Carolyn Caskey, Hugh Earnhart, Scott Shingleton, Kimberly Mitchell, Judy Lennington, and others.  These new books include two books on Alliance’s Fairmont Children’s Home and The Innkeeper history based on Hanoverton’s Spread Eagle.

Don't forget about our 2017 calendar that celebrates our 70th anniversary.  This year our calendar is printed in full color, selling for $15. 

There are items that are made by local artists - jewelry and crafts.  Come and visit us.

Our gift shop is open every Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9-noon. 

When shopping online, please remember to access Amazon from our link below.  Your purchase price will not change and Amazon will pay the Salem Historical Society a small percent of your purchase.  Purchasing your gifts through this link will allow your purchase to give twice!  It is a great way to get the maximum benefit from your money.

Christmas Dinner

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 6pm

Bring a Dish to Share

Trolley Tour of Lights

More details to come

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