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Best Tour in Salem

My husband and I took this tour last night and loved it. Jeff is such a great story teller. He... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Brenna B
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Great option to know the town!!

My girlfriend and I took this tour with Jeff yesterday. I was looking for a historic walking tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Javier S
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Where the history is more frightening than fiction. Fun and informative tours led by a Salem native and modern Witch. Learn what really happened in 1692 and many other facets of Salem's amazing history. Day and evening tours available.
180 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3736
+1 978-498-4061
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I took this tour last night and loved it. Jeff is such a great story teller. He incorporated historical facts throughout and would make it apparent when he gave his opinion of what happened in the 1600’s. This is a great option...More

2  Thank Brenna B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a great tour of Salem, Jeff really knows Salem and its history but was very inclined to add his opinion and not just the facts. I learned so much on this tour and would highly recommend it to others you will learn so much...More

3  Thank lonelyheart35
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I took this tour with Jeff yesterday. I was looking for a historic walking tour and not for ghost, magic or witchcraft. He makes sure at the beginning of the tour that you know this is a history and fact tour. Jeff...More

2  Thank Javier S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We lucked out on our visit to Salem today. Our guided tour by Jeff about the Salem witch trials was exceptional. Jeff was born and raised in Salem. He is a history buff whose insight and detailed knowledge are highly evident in his passionate delivery....More

2  Thank Daiva K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I went on the tour with Jeff. He was extremely knowledgeable and thorough regarding the history of Salem. We all enjoyed it and would recommend using Bewitched for their tour. It is not a ghost/witch tour but more of a historical overview...More

2  Thank Rubini L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Salem before and done some of the "witch-y" stuff - and it was mostly hokey. Not this time. Jill at The Salem Inn told me she'd heard good things about it, so my spouse and I decided to give it a shot....More

3  Thank kellyeagle2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jeff blew me away with his knowledge of Salem's history as well as the relevant domestic and global sociopolitical climate of the era. It's clear Jeff has dedicated himself to deep research of Salem (he references numerous historians and literature during the tour; he also...More

3  Thank chronus1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a two hour "walking" tour that ended up being mostly standing (under a tree, by 'victim benches') for nearly an hour of the tour. PROS: the guide was a master of the history of the witch trials. CONS: the guide was one of...More

2  Thank Daris D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jeff gives an excellent oral history of the multitude of contributing factors to the witch hysteria. Even if you have studied the trials, you will learn something new!

2  Thank Wendra C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jeff spoke professionally and passionately of the history that developed Salem into today’s modern tourism city. Spoke of key historical players of the 1600’s through late 1900’s. Explained how Salem quickly developed into a busy seaport economy and crashed and how Salem’s witches transformed her...More

2  Thank JoeLongIsland
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December 20, 2017|
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Response from Jesstrots | Reviewed this property |
Jeff, I am very sorry to hear that...indeed, we've all been there. That totally makes sense and I completely understand. I'll remove my review. Like I said it was super interesting nonetheless and I'm glad I went... More
Claire S
May 28, 2017|
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Response from BewitchedAfterDark | Property representative |
Hello. The tour route is at the discretion of the guides and varies based on things going on in Salem at the time. We cover all the major downtown Salem historical locations, but we do not go into any buildings or museums... More
October 18, 2016|
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Response from john p | Reviewed this property |
I gave the store a 5-star review our instructor was Jeff and he was fabulous we didn't leave too early and we weren't expecting a ghost tour I would do this again anytime