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Salem Witch Museum

34 locals recommend ·

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October 20, 2019
Salem is a hot spot in October! There are many activities and events nearly everyday.
October 12, 2019
This is Witch City - do you want to know how that happened? Salem is best known for the Witch Trials of 1692, and this museum brings visitors details of that infamous event. The Witch History Museum is located on Essex Street, beside the Peabody Essex Museum. Recreated scenes, models of villages,…
September 27, 2019
Dated, yet visual story of the Salem Witch hysteria and trials. Campy, but SO much fun! Open 10 am to 5 pm daily year round and offer extended hours Thursdays through Sundays in October. Tickets are sold at the door throughout October. Arrive early for best choice of availability.
September 25, 2019
If you feel like making the drive to Salem, you won't be disappointed but if it's October you may get stuck in traffic! Witch museums, marine museums, a ton of great restaurants and shopping. One of my favorite towns on the North Shore!
August 25, 2019
Very nice and old historic place you must visit

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19 1/2 Washington Square
Salem, MA 01970
Phone+1 978-744-1692
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Friday 10:00 AM
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