Salem offers a wide range of recreation, entertainment, and shopping opportunities for the community. A new mixed-use Tuscan Village development offers exciting living, dining, and shopping opportunities for young professionals and 55+ residents. In addition, Salem's location, off I-93 offers easy access to other recreational and shopping amenities throughout the State.
Salem offers a wide range of outdoor and recreation facilities.
Canobie Lake Park Amusement Park has offered family fun and entertainment for over 100 years
Salem Bike-Ped Corridor currently stretches North from Salem to Derry, NH, with over 9 miles of continuous paved trail
American Stonehenge is considered to be an archaeological site with over 30 acres of large rock and scattered stone
Salem Town Forest- over 300 acres of trails and conservation land
Water access: Arlington Pond, Canobie Lake, Millville Lake, Hedgehog Pond
Close to the seacoast, White Mountains, 92 State Parks, and professional sports venues and stadiums
Close to skiing and other winter activities
Variety of parks and ball fields
Salem Bike-Ped Corridor
Shopping and Entertainment
Sales tax-free shopping opportunities
Salem offers a wide array of shopping and entertainment opportunities. Along the Route 28 Corridor, you will find an extensive selection of retail and shopping plazas. Conveniently located right off I-93, Exit 1, is the Mall at Rockingham Park, the premier shopping destination of the Merrimack Valley and Northern New England. The Town also offers a variety of fine dining and restaurants to enjoy. In addition, there is a movie theater under construction.
Seifert Performing Arts Center, located in Salem, is a first-class performance and arts education center available to the community and Salem School District students. The center is also home to the NH Philarmonic Orchestra, entertaining the public with concerts and performances throughout the year. In addition, located about 25 miles North, is the iconic Palace Theater, a non-profit performing arts center in Downtown Manchester.
Ingram Senior Center
The Farmer's Market is open Every Sunday from 10 AM - 2 PM and has a summer and winter location.