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History & Hauntings of Salem Guided Walking Tour

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There are many Salem tours out there but few are as compelling as this one, led by a local historian who brings alive the city's history at the time of day you choose. If you enjoy being scared, pick a nighttime tour led by lantern light. Visit the Burying Point, as well as modern-day practicing witches as your guide tells stories of the haunted history of Salem, Massachusetts.
You'll start at
Salem, MA 01970, USAOld Town Hall *Please meet on the side with the THREE staircases
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  • 1
    Salem Old Town Hall
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 2
    Old Burying Point Cemetery
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 3
    Witch City Walking Tours
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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You'll end at
The Burying Point
51 Charter St, Salem, MA 01970, USAReturn point: The Burying Point Charter St, Salem, MA 01970
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  • 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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Important Information
Departure Point
Salem, MA 01970, USA
Return Details
The Burying Point, 51 Charter St, Salem, MA 01970, USA
  • 2-hour Hauntings & History Salem Walking Tour
  • Professional Guide
  • Hear hauntedly chilling tales of the supernatural and learn about the 1692 Salem Witch Trials
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Comfortable walking shoes and jacket recommended
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Small group size - maximum 25 guests
  • Umbrellas provided for rain/inclement weather
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Please Note: Due to Massachusetts restrictions, we are unable to enter inside the cemetery during the 6:30pm tour. Please be advised of this when selecting your tour times.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Witch City Walking Tours
Great walk, lots of history
My son and I ended our weekend in Salem with this amazing tour in the historic district. Nothing was far apart but
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Sara Grace
Book this tour today!
Katie was amazing and a wealth of knowledge of Salem history! Their team was willing to work with our schedule and
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Amanda M
Absolute Great Tour!!!!
We had a tour with Katie and it was incredible. Very informative and my favorite part of my trip to Salem.
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Liv J
Fantastic tour!
Great tour if you want to learn about the history with a nice bit of spooky too! Tour guide was lovely and
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josh H
So good!
This tour was so good! My 12 and 16 year old loved them too! Spooky and factual. Definitely recommend!
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Anastasiia S
Toronto, Canada
Amazing experience
Excellent experience and super knowledgeable guide. We enjoyed the tour greatly. The guide was also very
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Williamsburg, Virginia
A delightful tour!
First off, let me say that our tour guide Katie was absolutely delightful. Even with "real feel" temps down into
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Elaina-Charles W
Twin City, Georgia
Great tour and tour guide. Go Katie!
Katie was great just as everybody else said! She was not only enthusiastic, but incredibly knowledgeable about the
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Jessica M
Would recommend
Katie gave an excellent tour! She's a Salem local and very knowledgeable. She was also happy to answer any
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Winter Tour with Katie
We visited Salem in the off season, so it was hard to find a walking tour that was open in January, which lead us
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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