- Our list of the best things to do in Salem, Virginia, features the top 70 nearby activities — including 25 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Salem, VA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 8 things to do within the city of Salem, VA , followed by 62 popular activities in nearby cities, including Roanoke, Blacksburg, Christiansburg, Bedford and Hot Springs
Beer enthusiasts will appreciate a trip to Parkway Brewing Company. Live music and food trucks round out the experience, and the property also features an outdoor beer garden. The brewery's tasting room is open Wednesdays - Saturdays.
Visitors to Dixie Caverns can explore the caverns in a 45-minute guided tour. Located in Roanoke County, Virginia, the limestone solution caverns were founded in 1920 by farm boys whose dog fell through a hole leading to the caves.
At Carmike Salem Valley 8, guests can kick back, relax, and enjoy the newest movies in comfortable theaters with RealD 3D capabilities. Visitors also have access to a vast selection of buttery popcorn and other snacks.
Located in the historic Williams-Brown House, the Salem Historical Society presents local artifacts from early Indian settlements, relics from the Civil War and mementos from Salem's daily life. They also sponsor a gallery of local artwork and host workshops.
Showtimers Community Theater is an all-volunteer organization that presents six full productions annually. Membership is open to everyone willing to help out with production and the theater contains plays such as '12 Angry Men'.