Guided tour

Salem: History & Witchcraft Day Tour

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Activity provider: Histrionic Academy
Guided tour

Salem: History & Witchcraft Day Tour

Activity provider: Histrionic Academy

From US$ 26 per person

Explore the picturesque and quaint streets of downtown Salem, the site of the worlds most famous Witchcraft Trials. Enjoy a guided walk with a licensed and professional guide who will bring Salem's history alive.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide


  • Visit the Old Burial Ground Cemetery and Witch Trials Memorial
  • Learn the stories of the accused and executed witches from a local expert
  • Discover the most globally relevant history that Salem has to offer
Full description
Meet near the cobblestone streets and brick-lined center of town on Essex Street. Follow your licensed and experienced historical guide through the Axelrod Garden Walkway toward the Witch Trials Memorial. Hear about the lead up to the Salem Witchcraft Hysteria that engulfed the town in 1692. Through the memorial and into the Old Burial Point Cemetery your guide will continue to explain the surprisingly relevant stories of those accused and those that accused them. Continue on to several other locations with strong ties to the witchcraft hysteria such as the witch dungeon site, and others.
  • Licensed guide
  • Discounts at other attractions and shops
  • Gratuities
  • Admission to any museums or attractions

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Meeting point

Check-in takes place inside Remember Salem Gifts. Please arrive 15 minutes before the tour start time.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Face mask or protective covering

Not allowed

  • Intoxication
  • Alcohol and drugs

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 13 reviews

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