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Salem Witch Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Salem Witch Museum Admission
From US$12.00*
Salem Witch Museum Admission
From US$12.00*
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2 days ago
“Fun, but needs an update ”
4 days ago
“Needs an update ”
Visitors experience the panic of the Witch Trials of 1692 through this museum's dramatic use of sets and lighting.
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19 1/2 Washington Sq, Salem, MA 01970-4096
+1 978-744-1692
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Reviewed yesterday

There are many things to see/do in Salem but this is not one of them. The first part of the tour you sit in a room and get a history lesson with antiquated animatronics, then you go to the 2nd part of the tour where...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank solocationer
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of good info...neat building...super nice people... but the presentation is a bit outdated. It reminds me of some of the older Disney animatronic deals. I’m not upset we went, but I think I was expecting more.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rockstar89
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum and surrounding gravesites is a stark reminder at how as a country we have treated we felt to be differnt. Learned alot.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank charlesl409
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was certainly worth a tour to understand hysteria of the day. Near plethora of restaurants and bars worthy of a trip. Combined with House of Seven Gables.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dhybels
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

When friends come to Salem during October, this is always on the "must see" list. It provides some historical information rather than hysterical entertainment.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Salem_Cricket
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The museum is a little bit of a snore. I went with my fiancé and it was just “okay.” The building itself is kept very nice and it did have a neat gift shop where we made some purchases, but the content of the museum...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank americangalwaygirl
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great for families and kids to explore the real taste of historic SALEM. if your in the area this is a must see!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank INgemi47
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth a visit. Very informative presentation about the Salem witch trials and friendly staff. Located in the heart of Historic Salem, next to lots of great restaurants and the Peabody Essex Museum.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HappyTraveler1957
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came over to Salem from Boston for lunch and to do witch museum it was 12$ each to get in and the tour lasted around an hour. Was very interesting if you are interested in witches. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Markh1205
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can say the site tends to try to promote the modern day witch religion as being normal, but I found myself explaining things to my 12 and 8 year old and correction some of the misinformation being presented. I think it would have been...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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September 29, 2018|
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Response from darrell n | Reviewed this property |
I really can't say, they have set times for the tours we waited about 20 minutes, but October could be busier
Lori S
July 26, 2018|
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Response from BP M | Property representative |
Yes, we are open year round.
February 17, 2018|
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Response from caretaker21 | Reviewed this property |
About 40 minutes then a walk through the rest of the exhibits. An hour and a half should see you in and out. I found it interesting but each to their own.