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Address: 285 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970
Phone Number: +1 978-740-0500
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Description: This cinematic Monster museum is dedicated to all those who have...
This cinematic Monster museum is dedicated to all those who have entertained us in the world of Horror, Fantasy and Sci-Fi! Actors, directors and special effects wizards of the past and present are all honored here with over 60 life-sized realistic recreations of the horror's genre's most memorable characters. With NEW yearly additions it is safe for all. During OCTOBER, the monsters come to life making Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery Salem's Scariest Haunted house but during the rest of the year, the monsters are quite calm and won't move at all. See you soon!!! Be sure to CHECK OUR CALENDAR on our site for times to best enjoy your visit!
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Tons of cool things to look at here. lots of fun for teenagers. My 13-year-old did not find it scary but thought it was very interesting.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Tons of cool things to look at here. lots of fun for teenagers. My 13-year-old did not find it scary but thought it was very interesting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Loved this. I am a huge fan of monster movies and seeing this place was like visiting old friends! The displays are incredible and the figures are stunning. There is a lot of love put into them and you can tell. It was great seeing life sized versions of The Phantom of The Opera and The Creature From The Black... More 

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Elysburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

My teenagers and I really enjoyed visiting Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery! Every exhibit has a description that must be read, so the kids could move around at their own pace. The exhibits and interior décor are authentic. Impressive collection of horror and sci-fi movie characters.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

I'm a horror writer and horror movie fan and I absolutely loved it this place. Sure, it's just a series of waxwork models, but the quality of some of them is startlingly realistic and it's great fun seeing how many you can name without looking at the labels. Maybe that's just me. The exhibits are well laid out, with some... More 

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Leominster, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

The museum is not too large but offers great displays and artifacts from old time horror movies. Really great collection and information about each movie. The memoriablia is worth the ticket and the staff is great but in October they also have a few special guests from horror movies (various actors) and publish a schedule. You take a tour and... More 

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Yellow Springs, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Currently still in Salem, MA for a week's time for my birthday present. For my first time visit this is easily one of the best things to do in Salem, especially if you're a horror film buff. Count Orlok's has a very impressive collection ranging from classics such as Universal Monster's displays to less seldom heard of such as Tall... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

My son spotted this museum and we are so glad that he did! It's a wonderfully organized history of the monster movie. The displays are amazingly detailed. And the descriptions even have unusual trivia included! Appropriately Spooky...even in June!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

If you like horror movie villains, this place is for you! I was terrified! They have villains from The Mummy to Carrie to Freddy and sooo many more! My sister's dragged me through this museum! I was so scared that I couldn't walk at some points! Enjoy!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Love this place! A true Salem staple and home of the best horror museum I've ever been to. If you're in town you do not want to miss this. The craftsmanship is unbelievably life like and great movies they chose from. James is a wealth of horror knowledge. If you're in town in October check their schedule as the weekends... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

A cool place to bring back some memories of old time monsters. Information on plaques along with the monsters themselves in a dark walkway with scary music made it a memorable experience. James, the greeter, was very friendly and enthusiastic.

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Address: Address: 285 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970
Phone Number: +1 978-740-0500
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem

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