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Salem Wax Museum of Witches & Seafarers

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This wax museum covers Salem's two most famous archetypes - witches and sailors.
288 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3634
+1 978-740-2929
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took only a few minutes to walk through. Would never return. Was expecting something much more exciting.

Thank rykelyura
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was purchased from a booth near Wax Museum. This tour was terrible. But that is probably attributed to the tour guide Mariah. She sounded like she was either drunk or stoned, continually lost her train of thought while talking. She ridiculed someone who asked her...More

1  Thank ksaros
Reviewed August 30, 2018

very neat place original lady owner for a very long time, great workers willing and able for questions and answers priced affordably, lotsa mannequins as exhibits very cool.

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Another small and short museum in the Salem area, by worth it if you actually want to learn something. Stop and read all the signs provided for a glimpse into a dark , unfair history.

Thank TheNerdyMonkey
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

To put it plainly as I just typed up a long review and then the website crashed, please just avoid this ghost tour. It's lame, the guide is hard to hear and stories aren't scary or ghostly. The tour lasted less than an hour and...More

Thank Raquel L
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

This one stinks. Waste of time and money. The witch village across the street is better. If you do go make it your last tour

Thank shady1980
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This is a tourist trap. But there’s still history to be learned as you walk through the non-inspired, least effort as possible displays.

Thank Gary A
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

This tour is self guided and as my daughter said kinda creepy. If you read all the information printed in front of the figures it gives you pretty good information about the witch trials, pirates and a few interesting facts not given on other tours....More

Thank Prodriguez116
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Paid to see the wax museum. It wasn’t what I thought it would be. There were some interesting items inside to read but that’s about all. Nothing I would recommend. The tour was self guided and less than 15 minutes. The wax mannaquins missing parts,...More

2  Thank KevinW1882
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

We had looked forward to learning about the Salem Witch trials. We were disappointed to find our only choices were the wax museum and another museum that offered a guided tour of the history of witchcraft. We did tour the wax museum. I wish they...More

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