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Address: 2 New Liberty St, Salem Visitor Center, Salem, MA 01970-3732
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+1 978-979-9014
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Our operation hours are as follows:

Salem Heritage Tours is closed on...

Our operation hours are as follows:

Salem Heritage Tours is closed on Wednesdays & Saturdays.

We will also be closed on Thursdays for the month of March.

From January 1st-March 31st, we will be running Sunday-Tuesday & Thursday-Friday at 1:00pm.

Starting in April, we will run additional tours at 3:00pm on Sundays, Mondays & Thursdays.

In October, we will run Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday at 1:00pm, with additional tours at 3:00pm on Mondays & Thursdays. We will be closed on Wednesdays, Weekends, Columbus Day & Halloween.

From November 1st-December 31st, we will be running Sunday-Tuesday & Thursday-Friday at 1:00pm. We will be closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year's Day.

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a great guy, a great tour

I live near Salem and had family visiting, so we booked a tour with Seth. He is a funny and engaging guide, and had my family and I entertained and laughing throughout the tour... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 October 2016
Russell L

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I live near Salem and had family visiting, so we booked a tour with Seth. He is a funny and engaging guide, and had my family and I entertained and laughing throughout the tour. He's also highly knowledgeable about lesser-known aspects of Salem history - I've lived in the Salem area for over 30 years, and learned some things I... More 

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Seth M, Owner at Salem Heritage Tours, responded to this review

Dear Russell, Thank you for your generous review. It was a pleasure showing you and your family around the city. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Our tour guide Seth was entertaining, personable and very knowledgeable. He made this walking tour fun and brought the important history of Salem alive. Everyone in my party really enjoyed the day and left wanting to even more. This tour is a bargain for students, history buffs and newcomers to the area. What a wonderful day! Thank you Seth

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Seth M, Owner at Salem Heritage Tours, responded to this review

Dear Debra, Thank you very much for your lovely review. Hope you're doing well, and that your acting career is going well as well. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

My family and I just returned from a tour of Salem with Seth. He's truly a great guy with an incredible wealth of knowledge about Salem. He was patient and went above and beyond to help me find parking during one of the busiest days in Salem. I've been to Salem many times and doing this walking tour made me... More 

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Seth M, Owner at Salem Heritage Tours, responded to this review

Dear Stacia, Thank you for your very flattering review. I was more than happy to help you with the parking situation in Salem that day. October really is insane around here. More 

Flagstaff
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The tour was a very easy walk and was informative. Seth is knowledgeable and was very accommodating. We were actually suppose to go with him the day before but were running late so he allowed us to change the time. It was fun to hear about the different points of interest, buildings and the history of the area. For the... More 

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Seth M, Owner at Salem Heritage Tours, responded to this review

Dear Cheryl, I'm so glad you enjoyed your experience with us. Please feel free to return again. I'd be more than happy to have you on my tour again. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I didn't want a Haunting Tour and I happened to find Salem Heritage Tours. We took an evening tour. It turned out to just be my hubby and myself. At first I thought it may be uncomfortable but Seth makes you feel like you have known him forever. Seth was very knowledgeable and has a great sense... More 

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Seth M, Owner at Salem Heritage Tours, responded to this review

Dear Betsy, Thank you for taking the time to review my tour. I'm glad that you and your husband enjoyed yourselves. More 

Kissimmee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We learned alot about Salem on this walking tour and had a great time. Thank you Seth for sharing your knowledge about Salem's history with us. We appreciated all the tips for our first visit to Salem!

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Seth M, Owner at Salem Heritage Tours, responded to this review

Dear Debbie, And thank you kindly for your review and for coming on the tour. More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Our tour with Seth was at 1pm and we enjoyed his friendly banter. He is knowledgeable and does know his Salem History. When he spoke to us about the Salem Witch Memorial, the date was the same as my birthday, September 9th, so Seth sung Happy Birthday to me...nice touch! We had taken a tour last year at night that... More 

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Seth M, Owner at Salem Heritage Tours, responded to this review

Dear Rebeka, I hope your birthday on September 9th was wonderful and memorable. Thank you for the feedback regarding the length of my tour. I've taken steps and added a bit more detail so that the tour is now about 75 mins. It has been my experience, that, if you start to run over 60-75 minutes, people begin to get... More 

Rockport, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Seth was very witty and knowledgeable about Salem! We "Texans" had a great hour walking, sightseeing, and learning about Salem and the rich history of the Salem Witch Trials! Ya'll go visit Seth when on Salem and take a fun tour!

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Seth M, Owner at Salem Heritage Tours, responded to this review

Well, what else can I do after reading this, except to let out a nice, hearty laugh, smile and thank you both very much for your review. I hope that the weather in Texas has been nice. More 

West Orange, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Seth is a very pleasant young man. The tour was extremely interesting and thorough. We learned a lot about Salem as well as the witch trials. We highly recommend this tour.

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Seth M, Owner at Salem Heritage Tours, responded to this review

Thank you Rob for your review. I hope your 40th anniversary was a memorable one. Many, many more happy and wonderful years to you both. More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

Guide was on time. Best part of experience. He had some interesting trivia, however, I could have found it myself on Google. Whole "tour" took 45 minutes. Spend your $$ at the attractions

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Seth M, Owner at Salem Heritage Tours, responded to this review

I apologize that you didn't enjoy your experience. At your earliest convenience, please feel free to send me an email at seth@salemconcierge.com, and let me know what I could've done differently. I've taken steps and added information to help lengthen the time of the tour. More 

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