Bewitched After Dark (2017)
180 Essex Street
Where the history is more frightening than fiction. The Bewitched After Dark walking tour was created by a Salem native and local historian. We are straight, up front, a Historical Walking Tour. You will visit the major historic sites surrounding not only the Witch Trials, but our incredible Maritime, Architectural, and Colonial History as well. You will be given recommendations on other historic sites to visit and a few great places to eat as well. You will learn of the driving forces that ignited the Salem Witch Hunt and how it progressed throughout the year to come, leading up to the condemnation of 20 individuals, and the abrupt end of what many consider to be one of the greatest social injustices in our country's history. We recommend Purchasing Tickets Early to Reserve Your Spot on the Tour. Tickets can be purchased in the store, via telephone or on BewitchedinSalem.com Tours run rain or shine. Ticket sales are not refundable - We reserve the right to refuse attendance.
Black Cat Tours (2017)
185 Essex Street (Pamplemousse)
Historic Day tours - 2pm
Ghostly Night tours - 8pm
A unique adventure, delving into the true history of Salem and its legacy of terrifying hauntings. Master storytellers immerse you in the fascinating tales of the Witch City!
Our tour is adaptable and unscripted; discover the witchcraft trials of 1692, maritime and pirate history of the golden age of sail, ghastly tales of macabre Salem by literary masters, Hawthorne, Lovecraft, and Poe! Pure fun, chilling, ghostly legends, our tours have it all! We limit the size of our tours for your convenience, and have a 100% positive rating on TripAdvisor. Family and pet friendly!
Tickets available online, or in person (day of) at Pamplemousse, $15 adults, $7 children. See our ad for a 10% off coupon code. Tours begin at Axelrod Walkway Park (GPS Location). Directions are on our website, or give us a call
Candlelit Ghostly Tour (2017)
1 Liberty Street adjacent the Old Burying Point, Salem,
Discussing the spirit activity of famed haunted locations and instructing you in the best techniques of ghost photography. Explore our mysterious city and witness live spirits right in front of your eyes during this guided journey.. Tours begin nightly at 5 p.m. and runs every hour until closing. $15 adults, $10 children/seniors. Multiple attraction discounted tickets available in The Haunted Neighborhood.
Haunted Footsteps Ghost Tour (2017)
8 Central Street
Salem's original ghost tour since 1997 delivers Witch City's premiere ghost stroll. Delve into Salem’s macabre and unusual history as our knowledgeable and charismatic licensed guides regale you with true tales of documented paranormal activity, chilling cemeteries, centuries old murder and witchcraft. We combine captivating storytelling, macabre humor and stellar presentation to creatively convey Salem’s authentic haunted history. Adults $15; Students/Seniors (60+)/Military/Veterans/Police Officers/Firefighters/Teachers/EMTs/Salem Residents (with ID) $12; Children 6 - 12 $10. Also check out our daily Salem Historical Tours below.
NOW Age Tours (2017)
Hauswitch Home + Healing
144 Washington St.
We offer traditional historic walking tours with a twist! We offer traditional historic walking tours with a twist!. Perfect for curious travelers who want to discover a different side of Salem. Perfect for curious travelers who want to discover a different side of Salem. Hit both famous sites, and off-the-beaten-path gems that even locals will be surprised to learn about. Our unique themes include "History of Spiritualism: The True Story of the Occult in Salem," "Ghosts of Buildings Past: A History of Salem's Long Lost Buildings" and "Tarot Journey: A Hands-On Tarot Adventure through Witch City." Each tour comes with a complementary zine to follow along and take home as a souvenir. Think fun, mystical, and 100% authentic. Plus, we cap our group sizes to keep things personal. Easy booking online or stop by the Hauswitch store!
Rory Raven's Magic Lantern Tour (2017)
Gallows Hill Museum/Theatre
7 Lynde Street
Fri, Sat. Sun Oct. 6, 7, 8
Fri, Sat. Sun Oct. 13, 14, 15
Fri, Sat. Sun Oct. 20, 21, 22
Fri, Sat. Sun Oct. 27, 28, 29Using "magic lantern effects” to project images, this tour stands out by bringing stories of witches, ghosts & history to life! Enjoy a flute of CHAMPAGNE before each tour; the flute is yours to keep. Departs From Gallows Hill Museum/Theatre. Combo tickets available with Gallows Hill Main Show
Salem's Ghost Hunt (2015)
186-1 Essex Street
Tour Departs From Witch Mansion
Dare to journey into Salem's most haunted areas conducting your own investigation where you will use the latest professional equipment searching for paranormal activity. Salem's Ghost Hunt is the only walking tour where you conduct your own investigation into the beyond using our equipment leaving you attempting to explain the unexplainable. Tickets sold at Witch Mansion, 186 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970, (978) 825-1300. Limited number of tours available during October. Call to schedule.
Salem Historical Tours, Inc. (2017)
8 Central Street
Everyone knows Salem for its witch history but we are so much more. Come take one of our specialized tours and discover what you don’t know about Salem. You will be amazed. Check website for more details. Daily one-hour themed walks:
12 Noon – Salem 101: General History (Seaport & Revolutionary)
1:30 pm – Grave Matters Cemetery Tour
3 pm - Midday Ghost Tour
4:30 pm - 1692 Witchcraft Walk
Adults $12; Students/Seniors (60+)/Military/Veterans/Police Officers/Firefighters/Teachers/EMTs/Salem Residents (with ID) $10; Children 6 - 12 $8. Combo tickets available. Also check out our Haunted Footsteps Ghost Tour above.
Salem Night Tour (2017)
127 Essex Street
Nightly in October
8:00 pm Adult $13.00
Join us on a Real Ghost Tour, Meet your Tour Guide to Learn about Salem’s Best Haunts and History.
Award winning 90 minute walking tour through The Witch Cities most famous Haunts.15 Haunted Historical sites 15 accurate stories, Costumed, licensed and trained guides lead the tours...Buy Advanced Tickets Online at SalemGhostTours.com
Salem Witch Village (2017)
282 Derby Street
A guided 15-minute tour discussing the myth versus the reality of witchcraft in both the ancient and modern world. Your tour guide, who is also a practicing witch, will take you through our indoor maze and demonstrate scenes that mark important landmarks in Witchcraft history. The tour discusses the origin of stereotypes such as devil worship, flying on brooms and black cats, different persecution periods such as the Salem Witch Trials and the Burning Times of Europe as well clarifies what it really means to be a witch today. Open weekdays 10am – 5pm. Not available weekends in October. Adults $8, Youth & Seniors $7.
Seaside Shadows Tours (2017)
Meets at the Salem Witch Memorial
Friday, Saturday & Sunday Evenings
August, September & October
History and Mystery abound on the shores of Salem. From accused witches to salty sea captains, from strong, entrepreneurial women to acclaimed authors, Salem is no stranger to notorious figures and notable sites. At Seaside Shadows Haunted History Tours you will be immersed in centuries past alongside award winning guides whose ties to the Witch City run through their blood and ancestral lines. Seaside Shadows guides and founders, Courtney and Marty are descended from accused and executed witches. Join us to hear our unique take on the hysteria of 1692 and to hear the true tales of ghostly specters on Salem’s shoreline. What ship sails Salem's harbors with phantom black-eyed sailors? What ghostly apparition still sells her sweets on Salem's streets from her spectral buggy? What notable figure smuggled in goods to create healthy concoctions for the women of Salem? Find out all this and more on our ghostly strolls. Tours also include a brief tutorial on psychic photography. Seaside Shadows Tours meet at the Salem Witch Memorial and bring guests down historic Derby Street.
Tour last just under two hours and we walk about one mile– so please dress comfortably. Tour dates and times increase in October with special day time and later evening tours as well. Tickets range from $18 - $20/person. Please visit www.seasideshadows.com or call us at 860-754-8923 for details and to make reservations. Advance purchase is encouraged.
The Legendary History of Salem (2017)
Gallows Hill Museum/Theatre
7 Lynde Street
Sat. Sun Oct. 7, 8
Sat-Sun Oct.14, 15
Sat Sun Oct.21, 22
Sat-Sun Oct.28, 29
Discover Salem’s history, (Witch Trials, shipping industry and more) with author/ historian Rory Raven. Souvenir included!
The Salem Witch Walk (2017)
Crow Haven Corner
125 Essex Street
Tours Daily April - Nov.
11:00 am, 3:00 pm, 7:00 pm & 9:00 pm.
Throughout Salem, you’ll learn about the infamous trials of 1692, but what about the magic behind the
stories? Discover the truth about Salem Witchcraft as you explore the ancient magical beliefs that had long been kept hidden by families and secret traditions. Be guided by true Salem Witches as you’re blessed in a magic circle, visit sacred sites, learn about spells, poppets, love potions, herbal charms. Join us in a blessing for them while enjoying your magical goodie bag. At the end of the night tours (7pm and 9pm), you will be able to participate in a ritual to send love to those who have passed.