• The Moravians and Forest Stewardship

    In many ways, the Moravians’ careful management of natural resources, especially water and forests, offer lessons for us today.

    The history of forestry in Old Salem Museums & Gardens

    Article about Old Salem Museums & Gardens water system and other innovations

    More about the Salem Waterworks

    To learn more about the Moravians’ history, furniture, and culture, plan a visit to Old Salem Museums & Gardens or explore the collections and research resources on its website.