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History & Hauntings of Salem Walking Tour

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Come and explore the rich, mysterious history of one of New England's most loved destinations. This nightly 120-minute walking tour brings to life the true story of Salem's storied past. We are a diverse groups of historians, teachers, professional and artists whose passion for Salem's history is truly engaging. You will learn about Salem's rich past as a world-class seaport, hear hauntedly chilling tales of the supernatural, visit one of the most beautiful streets in America and learn of three hundred years of architecture, and find out the truth about the 1692 Salem Witch Trials hysteria. You will leave Salem wanting to plan your next trip back! Come and see why this the only tour you while in Salem.
Highlights
  • A guide brings the history of Salem to life through storytelling
  • Choose a nighttime tour for a spookier adventure through Salem
  • Meet real practicing witches along your way to the Burying Point cemetery 
  • Pick from multiple tour times, including a night tour led by lantern light
What to Expect
This Salem walking tour meets in Derby Square. Get acquainted with your passionate guide, and from the beginning, feel the excitement for this subject just as much as they do.
Your guide takes you to some of the most historic places in the city, including a home that has direct ties to the Witch Trials and ends at one of the oldest cemeteries in Massachusetts: the Burying Point. Pass by the haunted seaport as well as the McIntire District.
Your guide tells you tales of the Salem witch trials as well as popular haunting stories. Your tour ends on Charter Street by the Burying Point.
Note: Book the nighttime tour for an even spookier experience; be led around Salem by lantern light.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

2.5 hour night tour that was very informative. Our tour guide was great!! She took time to answer questions. Best part was our tour was 8 people, whereas we passed other tours with 60 people. This is much more personalized

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our tour guide Paige was amazing!! Definitely a highlight of the trip. I really recommend doing it first so you can revisit certain sites. #teampaige

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Madeline M
Reviewed 5 days ago

A great walking tour of Salem. Our guide Katie did a great job of explaining historical facts related to Salem’s history and the witch trials. The tour was well paced and Katie did a good job of telling us bits of information and then moving...More

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank Footprints106796
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide Paige gave us a great walkthrough of the city and taught us a lot about the unique history or Salem. She was considerate, attentive and engaging with her group. I would highly recommend this tour with such a wonderful guide to anyone...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Tyler P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was very informative and interesting. The tour guide Paige was an absolute delight. Well worth the money!

Date of experience: August 2019
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22 July 2019|
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Response from italia378 | Reviewed this property |
The witch house another white house that is haunted cant remember name . the bewitched sratue and history. Some streets with hist o ry.
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Jeff E
2 June 2019|
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I see the evening tour departs way earlier than other tours do. I looked at the August calendar thinking maybe they change their times to later times in the summer, but it still shows 6:30 pm. Do they ever have later night... More
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You do, you just don’t on the tour because many of them are restaurants, or places you pay to do on your own time, or they are only open certain times of the year. Most of them you may go into and visit on your own time, but... More
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