Recently visited to view the Georgia O’Keeffe exhibit with friends and the PEM never fails to impress. The exhibit was far larger and broader than I expected, covering all aspects of her life. Great exhibit!
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We went primarily for the George O’keefe exhibit but were soon attracted to the 4 dimension exhibit. Despite the fact some exhibits were a bit crowded we enjoyed reading about not only her art but the meaning behind them as well as seeing her clothing...More
We came to see the XYZT exhibit, and it was awesome!!!! The kids really loved it and it was super fun for the adults as well. We also really love the rest of the museum.
The museum is small, but well displayed. The exhibit we went to see was a disappointment, only in the fact that there wasn't enough of her art work. Great history on her life, but there was more of her clothing on display than paintings.
To make the most of your first (or only) time I would plan to visit when there is a special exhibit which interests you. Many exhibits are the result of Salem's maritime history and trade. The China House, a wonderful in depth experience even for...More
This is right in the center of town, not too expensive, and has great exhibits that appeal to kids and adults. They have a Chinese house on site -- my kids first went there on a school trip and we realized then that it was...More
Have been 2x/ year for 15 years. A gem with many recent exhibits and activity. Food court is great with fresh foods.
The PEM is a staple for my family. The discounts they provide make it accessible for everyone. They have a very family friendly environment and they exhibits cater to all ages. Hands on exhibits and many activities for youngsters and complex art exhibits and science...More
Such alot to see. Right now they have a six story Chinese house on display that you can walk through. it costs a few bucks more but when are you ever gonna get a chance to that. The museum is big and could take the...More