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Capture the historic spirit of Salem's yesteryear on this award winning, daily, 90-minute walking tour. Hear stories of intriguing people, discover the truth about Salem's infamous Witch Trial Hysteria, experience the authentic story of Salem's most...more
176 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3701
+1 781-248-2031
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I highly recommend this tour!! I live 15 mins from Salem, and I didn’t even know half of the history I learned on this tour. Susan and Rich are wonderful and really paint the picture of “yesteryear”.

Thank nglover2011
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Susan and Rich were great! The information was fun and engaging. This historical tour highlights some great houses, locations and respectfully addresses the witch hysteria of 1692. We were lucky enough to get some of the last tickets as these trips sell out quickly and...More

Thank Strat P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Susan and Rich are talented tour guides. They gave us a ton of history about both Salem and the witch trials, took us to several sites and conveyed the seriousness of what happened. Highly recommended.

Thank Goober818
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was a great tour. The guides were enthusiastic and charming. They were concise and everything they showed was interesting and relevant.

Thank Emily U
Reviewed 6 days ago

This night walking tour was great! The guides were both very professional and likable. We hung on every word throughout the night while receiving some useful historical information about Salem and the witch trials. I would definitely recommend this tour!

Thank Amelia G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Susan and Rich’s knowledge and enthusiasm about their hometown is contagious. You will see all of the highlights of Salem with engaging stories of its history. Highly recommend!

Thank JLE20
Reviewed 1 week ago

Susan and her husband Rich were great story tellers!! We enjoyed many laughs and I learned a lot about the history of Salem and the Witch Trials! I highly recommend this tour! Great for all ages and they make sure everyone feels welcome.

Thank Jess C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Susan is an gifted storyteller who knows how to weave intrigue and true historical details in an entertaining, moving, and very informative way. The tour was substantial, ranging from a few bits of light-hearted trivia about the Hocus Pocus movie to the sad truths of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't no what to expect when we booked this tour. What we got was a very informative and passionate tour guide who explained a lot about the witches( innocents) killed in Salem.

Thank Andre589
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour is amazing and I highly recommend it the first night that you are in Salem because they give excellent information on what to see and do there . If you have any questions they will help you out with travel advice about the...More

2  Thank patriot2011
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15 September 2018|
Response from Darlene D |
We took this walking tour last year and it was awesome. We walked through town and were given facts and history info about Salem. There are many of the homes and buildings that were part of the movie...most of the filming... More
15 September 2018|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
The tour is great but it is not a Hocus Pocus movie themed tour.
Ambrosia N
13 September 2018|
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Response from amyw2012 | Reviewed this property |
We walked around all day before the tour. I learned much more about the town from the tour, and I wish I could have done the tour before exploring the town on my own. It was a great tour!