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Black Cat Historical Day Tour

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    Our day tours begin 2pm at the Axelrod Walkway Park next to the Peabody Essex Museum. Your guide will take you on a unique route of Salem, visiting sites that inspired Poe, Lovecraft and Hawthorne. As our tour is unscripted, your guide will take you away from the more crowded areas and give you the true stories behind the legends.

    We visit such locations as The Old Burying Point Cemetery and Witch Trials Memorial, The Old London Coffee House (meeting place of the Sons of Liberty), The Old Town Hall, Historic Derby Square, and much more!

    All of our guides are trained and licensed performers AND historians. We take great pride in the fact that every story we tell has the research to confirm every fascinating detail. They will make YOU and your experience their first priority.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had a wonderful tour of Salem with our guide, Daniel. We were a small group so he started off asking us what we were more interested in and geared the tour to that subject. He was very interesting and informative and made the tour...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Sanpo6333
    Reviewed 4 July 2019

    My husband and I took this tour on our first trip to Salem. Daniel, our guide, was very enthusiastic and extremely knowledgeable of the area. We learned a lot of very interesting things about Salem's history that went way beyond facts and info that you'd...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank heatherlouise2018
    Reviewed 17 June 2019

    In a city like Salem, you may be tempted to pass up paying for a tour when you could do a self-guided one for free. In this case, however, you would be doing yourself a great disservice. Our tour guide, Daniel, gave the best tour...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Jacob H
    Reviewed 10 June 2019

    A group of us were looking to spend an afternoon in Salem to celebrate a friend's birthday. Daniel from Black Cat Tours did an incredible job, sharing his deep, deep knowledge of the area while keeping it interesting, interactive, and very entertaining.

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank kevinsandwich
    Reviewed 20 May 2019

    Our tour guide was VERY knowledgeable and friendly. It’s a long tour but actually only a short distance so if you don’t want to walk too far, it’s great.

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Kelly M
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    • Salem Black Cat Tours
    • Duration: 1h 30m
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