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Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
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Two Hour Salem Morning Stroll Historical Tour
"The Salem Morning Stroll is an eclectic and conversational two hour guided history tour through Salem’s walkable downtown a stop at the historic Hawthorn Hotel the waterfront Salem Witch Trials Memorial and the 1637 Burial Point. Consider this tour to be your personal invitation to become familiar with this storied New England seaport and “Witch City”.The walk is interpreted by local tour guide and story teller Kennet from the witchcraft trials to the snake oil salesmen writers
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Two Hour Salem Morning Stroll Historical Tour
"The Salem Morning Stroll is an eclectic and conversational two hour guided history tour through Salem’s walkable downtown a stop at the historic Hawthorn Hotel the waterfront Salem Witch Trials Memorial and the 1637 Burial Point. Consider this tour to be your personal invitation to become familiar with this storied New England seaport and “Witch City”.The walk is interpreted by local tour guide and story teller Kennet from the witchcraft trials to the snake oil salesmen writers
From $20.00

More Tourist Traps in Salem

Salem Witch Dungeon - except not so much

Upon hearing the name of the attraction, I thought it would be the remains of the actual dungeon. The only problem is that they don't tell you until after you're inside that it's only a replica - with...
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jurisfiction
Aug 31, 2008

Halloween

So many people seemed so crazy about Halloween in Salem that I decided in 2006 to check it out for myself. I arrived around 8:30 PM and found many of the central streets to be blocked off, the...
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Fewf
Nov 01, 2006

The Salem Witch Museum

It does give you a brief history of the Witch Trials. A very brief one, that includes some speculation that's highly suspect. You're then moved through into a room where you can look at a highly...
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Fewf
Aug 02, 2006

Eerie Legends of Salem

Oh this was just silly. It's a tiny little theater with a show that is supposes to be SPOOKY eh, not so scary. We were lured inside by the screaming of the group before us. All throughout the show, I...
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kazander
Nov 03, 2005

Salem Witch Museum

Salem Witch Museum is a real bummer. You do learn some stuff about what really happened, but it's a tourist trap for sure. For about $6, you leave feeling sorry you wasted your time. If you must,...
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asturnut
Dec 08, 2004

Salem's Wax Museum of Witches & Seafarers

"This museum is composed of life-like London made wax figures that depict Salem's history from its founding in 1626 through the terrifying Hysteria of 1692."Tickets prices for Adults: $9.95, Seniors:...
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RhondaRuth
Jul 19, 2004
 
 
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Watch out for all the 'Witch' museums...

Watch out for all the 'Witch' related museums, stores and mind readers capitalizing on Salem's history. These places range from being fairly interesting to down right tacky. If you are looking to...
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Cabana_Boy
Nov 28, 2002

Which witch?

Salem certainly milks its claim to fame. The Salem Witch Museum, the Witch Dungeon Museum are but two over-commercialised rip-offs, as well as souvenir shops galore selling all kinds of 'devilry'...
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leffe3
Nov 20, 2002

You've got a choice here. ...

You've got a choice here. You can spend all your time in occult book stores buying overpriced stones and getting psychic readings. There are scores of serious practitioners of Paganism and the Wicca...
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BuickMackane
Oct 04, 2002

Halloween

Halloween is a big tourist trap to Salem. All the freaks come out literally..... I understand the fascination with the Witch Trials and witches of the area but some of the events are just nonsense. ...
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cjg1
Sep 30, 2013

Top Hotels in Salem

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18 Washington Square West, Salem, Massachusetts, 01970, United States
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225 Derby Street, Salem, Massachusetts, 01970, United States
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22 Hardy Street, Salem, Massachusetts, 01970, United States
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30 Northey Street, Salem, Massachusetts, 01970, United States
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7 Summer Street, Salem, Massachusetts, 01970, United States
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284 Lafayette Street, Salem, Massachusetts, 01970, United States
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Top Things to Do in Salem

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Salem Common

Be ready for the crowds... even on a rainy day. Lots of folks come in their witch's hats, capes, costumes ... just about anything goes. It's fun! Loads of shops for costumes, crystals, tarot cards,...
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RhondaRuth

"RhondaRuth's Salem Page"
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kazander

"Salem on Halloween!"
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"Salem Tales"
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LoriPori

"BEWITCHING SALEM"
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BruceDunning

"Witch Way do You Go"
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