801 East Main Street
Salem, Virginia 24153
(540)389-6760 info@salemmuseum.org


Become a Member of the Salem Museum & Historical Society


Our Mission Statement

    The Salem Museum is organized for the purpose of collecting, preserving and interpreting artifacts and materials that reflect the rich heritage of the Salem/Roanoke Valley area in order to preserve the past and educate future generations.

    The Salem Museum fulfills its mission by

    • Promoting and conducting research pertinent to all facets of the area's history and sharing that information with visitors of all ages through exhibits, programs, tours and publications;

    • Providing a historical and ecologically sustainable facility with high museum/archival standards for the safekeeping of the Museum's collections.

Membership Benefits
As a member of the Salem Historical Society you will receive:

  • A seasonal historical society newsletter
  • Invitations to our field trip, annual banquet, and special receptions at the Salem Museum
  • Workshop, exhibit, and program information throughout the year
  • The satisfaction of knowing your contribution supports one of the most active historical societies in Virginia

Typically, the Salem Historical Society meets at 7:00 p.m. on the third Monday of every month except December. Meetings are held at the Museum. Speakers discuss topics of local historical interest and refreshments are provided.

$35 Individual
$50 Family
$130 Sustaining
$300 Associate
$1000 Life

Download the Membership Form: Salem Museum & Historical Society Membership Form
(print and fill out form then mail to address below)

Please make checks payable to the Salem Historical Society.

Send payment to:
Salem Museum
801 East Main Street
Salem, VA 24153.

Or call 540-389-6760 to join and pay your dues by credit card over the phone! We'd love to have you!

All donations to the Salem Historical Society are tax-deductible.