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Salem's 13 Ghosts

131 Essex St., #5, Salem, MA 01970
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Ranked #36 of 41 Attractions in Salem
Type: Performances
Traveler Description: If your looking for an amazing visual experience, then head over to this attraction.  It is right in the heart of downtown Salem, within walking... more »
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Poughkeepsie, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

I liked it good job with the 3-d mostly a history experience. At night monsters jump out at you didn't get the chance to return at night to experience that.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

If you don't have a budget on your trip to Salem it's worth a go i suppose. I think it would have been a better experience haunted, as the props and 3d are quite creepy, but we went during a normal day. I think i expected more from the displays. Their was only one or two rooms that i found... More

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63 reviews 63 reviews
30 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

I'm not so sure about the history tour because we didn't receive one. We basically had 3-D glasses and walked through a 3-D house from top to bottom. I guess we did this around 8 o'clock at night so maybe it's different in the daytime. Regardless of the history tour that I didn't receive I don't care I think they... More

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London, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Absolutely horrible ghost tour. More less a history thing.... So disappointed!!!! If I wanted a history tour... Would have booked one!

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This was the first place we came across upon our arrival into Salem. With little knowledge Salem I was keen to join this "3D time travel experience" to learn some of the history of Salem. I was very disappointed to find that the history content was very poor and bland as there was an uninformative voice over commentary when you... More

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Looks interesting as a 3-D attraction but is not entertaining at all! You walk from room to room while the speaker above you talks. The rooms are super tiny and not well executed. Very outdated! They tell you that the walls and things within the rooms move...... Nothing moves (well technically one hanging box moves in a circle in one... More

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West Milford, New Jersey
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50 reviews 50 reviews
36 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Our kids LOVED this! This little tour gives you a bit more than just the witch trials. It's also a walk through in 3D. We loved it and learned a little more. The girl at the counter was very nice.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

It was only okay.. my kids had fun with the 3D glasses. But it was a bit old and could use some renovations. Especially for the $$ spent for a family of four, not really worth it.

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Providence, Rhode Island, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
26 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

We waited an hour in line to sign up for a 30min tour, which they had scheduled to run every 15 minutes. The tour was actually awful. Why would anyone offer a "modern ghost" tour in a place with as much history as salem? We were not even told of any actually hauntings, just accounts of people feeling "weird" in... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I must admit, I was slightly dubious of what I thought would be another weak try for tourist dollars, and I was wrong. Went to a couple things this group has done and they do a really nice job. This is now where we send people visiting town when they want something with a bit more theater tan the other... More

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