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Bewitched After Dark Walking Tours of Salem
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  • Average1%
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“historical tour”(56 reviews)
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
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed September 9, 2015

This is by far the best tour I have ever taken, not just in Salem, but on any trip I have ever taken. I've taken historical tours in London, Williamsburg, Dublin, Gettysburg, DC, you name it, and this tour is still better. Jeff is such...More

8  Thank Nakvad7
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed July 7, 2017

After submitting the review I will copy & paste again below, I received an email from the company (they must've gone through their recent bookings and compared names) in which they complained about the one star review and told me that the tour guide's job...More

6  Thank Tanya R
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An excellent tour by a very well researched guide. Jeff is great!! It was a great way to start our visit to Salem!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This historical walking tour was excellent. The guide was extremely knowledgeable. The sites were excellent. A great way to start our trip in Salem!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bewitched After Dark Walking Tour was awesome! A few of my girlfriends and I came to Salem for a bachelorette party because we love seeing new places, learning history and have always loved spooky / ghosty activities. This tour was an absolutely perfect addition...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour was everything we were hoping for and more. My fiancé and I had spent the day exploring all of the museums in Salem and ended our day with this tour. Jeff was incredibly knowledgeable and did exactly what he said he’d do -...More

1  Thank MorganK760
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took this walking tour the first night in Salem. Went thru reviews among reviews heard nothing but phenomenal reviews on the guide and the tour informing on who's who what's what and what is where. I felt we had a full grasp on the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is nothing more to any of these Salem witch tours other than a guide espousing stories. No buildings to tour, no dungeons etc to see just an hour of walking listening to local lore but no real history Talked with others from other tour...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a day of visiting museums and strolling the town, I wasn’t sure I would get a lot out of the tour. Jeff was enthusiastic and informative. I enjoyed his take on the history of Salem and the motivation of the accusers. I recommend this...More

1  Thank suezq1013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an awesome tour for those wanting to learn the history of the witch trials. Jeff is a knowledgeable, lifelong resident of Salem who is very passionate about the city and it’s history. We learned a lot and highly recommend anyone to book with...More

1  Thank Zach T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve done a lot of historic walking tours in various cities and this is one of my all time top two. Jeff was so knowledgeable about all things Salem (mostly the witch trials, but he threw in so many other little details too along the...More

2  Thank Allison D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour! The guide spent years researching all of this and is very educated on the subject. You can tell he's very passionate about it and has studied the subject on all sides. I'm not even really into history but I loved it

1  Thank Julianne A
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October 25, 2018|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Reviewed this property |
I'm wondering if this was sent to the wrong person. I did this tour back in July and I gave it the highest rating. I also specifically mentioned how great our guide was.
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