historic homes, buildings, and people in Salem, Missouri have been selected for inclusion in Salem's Historical Walking Tour. Signs are posted along the self-guided tour route with brief descriptions of the historical significance of each site. To take the tour, follow the tour map
A list of the tour locations
is also available in the order that they appear on the tour. The tour begins at the Dent County Courthouse, and ends at the Dent Hardware building located directly across the street from the courthouse. A scanable QR code has been placed on each sign linking to the map on this website.
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A spiral bound book containing the details and photos of the complete Salem Historical Walking Tour is available for purchase from the Salem Area Community Betterment Association. Proceeds support the Salem Area Community Betterment Association. Take a Walk Down Memory Lane...Click Here To Order