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Address: 282 Rear Derby Street, Salem, MA
Phone Number: 978-740-9229
Description: This indoor maze offers visitors a guided tour through the history of...
This indoor maze offers visitors a guided tour through the history of witchcraft.
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Waste of time

I expected too much from this place that's probably why I was so disappointed . The place was indoor and there were wax statues about people in Salem back in the old days . The... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 3, 2014
Liza T
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Union, New Jersey, United States
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Manhattan, NYC
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Was bewitched :-) in Salem mass, was impressed by the size of the city. Salem is well preserved, extremely clean and fun at every turn. One minute a person can encounter the statue of Samantha on the moon then turn around and see a group of plump teens dressed in their finest Walmart witches costumes. Unfortunately was here on limited... More 

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Indiana
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123 reviews 123 reviews
63 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

So much to do and see. It is a great time to visit all year long so you can avoid the crowds in October and still have a great time. Lots of history in this town,

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Red Lion, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Highly enjoyed my (to short of a) visit here. On my list of places to return to some day. Have an open mind and learn about the history.

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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174 reviews 174 reviews
19 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

As someone who likes cheesy decor this town has always been a bevy of wonders.I have been traveling to this town for many years and to be honest, I enjoyed the somber strange energy of the town.It has been watered down and cheepened by the tourist industry. True, there are more shops and restaurants, but at what cost?

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Cuernavaca, Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We visited Salem with my husband and little daughter , we enjoyed it a lot... with a lot of lovely shops and cafeterias.. The witch museum is very small but was interesting too.. We would like to come back..

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Middletown, New Jersey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Our first visit there and the town was quaint and friendly. The shops were great and all the different "museums" were great. Don't miss the town square. There is a statue dedicated to Samantha and Bewitched!

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
17 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

I was really wanting to learn the history of the area. We did learn some things but it was just cheesy.

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Long Beach
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Went on Halloween night. The witches and goblins were out in full force! The costumes were fun and inventive and everyone had a great time. No crazy drunks or fighting which can happen when you have 100,000 people all in one place. Unfortunately it was so crowded we weren't able to see the witches museum which is why we went... More 

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Union, New Jersey, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

I expected too much from this place that's probably why I was so disappointed . The place was indoor and there were wax statues about people in Salem back in the old days . The place wasn't scary at all like I expected it to be , it was a walking tour and i saw more than half of the... More 

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manchester, UK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Loads of people dressed up as witches (mostly tourists) wandering around. Lots of shops containing witch-type stuff. We visited the witch museum, dungeons, and pirate museum, for which we got a discount ticket for the 3 attractions. Good value, but by the time we had done all three we had done enough. There were loads more things there, but a... More 

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