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Address: 186-1 Essex St, Museum Place Mall, Salem, MA 01970
Phone Number: 978 825 1300
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12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Description: SALEMS ONLY 5 STAR HAUNTED HOUSE.Witch Mansion is Salem's scariest haunted...
SALEMS ONLY 5 STAR HAUNTED HOUSE.Witch Mansion is Salem's scariest haunted attraction!Built by a professional haunted house design firm, this eerie adventure is guaranteed to give you Chills and Thrills.High-tech Animations,SPECIAL EFFECTS,3D,and Creepy Ghost Illusions in 4D!You won't believe your eyes as you enter a twilight worldof ghosts, beasts and banshees.Are you brave enough to enter Salem's Witch Mansion?
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This isn't so bad

So we were in the courtyard and we got a ticket for a dollar off the admission, we saw it the night before but were too busy to stop. I really like the image of the witch outside... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 15, 2014
katie1313
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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Skip this one; awful, rude staff that will literally SHOVE you out of line and into the attraction and then talk to you like you're an idiot (funny how people who can't follow fire code think their CUSTOMERS are the dumb ones), INCREDIBLY SHORT walk-through with no real scares besides some teenagers making growling noises. Totally unsafe, overcrowding due to... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I went to this attraction after reading a positive review in a local newspaper. It definitely isn’t worth $9.00 a person and only takes approximately 6 minutes to walk through. Most of the scares come from props rather than real actors.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Salems, Witch Mansion is a terrifyingly terrific time! I was able to choose the level of fright! No other haunted house has that! I chose ten of course! I really enjoyed it and i hope you would check it out for a thrilling adventure! Dont miss this one! Salems only real haunted house!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

So we were in the courtyard and we got a ticket for a dollar off the admission, we saw it the night before but were too busy to stop. I really like the image of the witch outside with the fire in her eyes. The haunted house is not that big and takes about 5 to 6 minutes to walk... More 

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Leesburg, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I was more than a bit weary about it when I noticed it was not an actual house...but when I walked in right as a group of twenty-somethings came bolting back out the entrance from the first scare I knew I was in for a treat. So, I dropped my $8 at the door with the pretty girl working the... More 

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Nova Scotia
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

My husband and I went in October when we travelled here. It was creepy looking from the outside looking into the place but when we went through only lasted about 5 or 6 min and was just your typical haunted house, Did give me a few jumps when the person would just out or come behind you and holler but... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

So after asking the man out front how long it takes he said 8-10 minutes. He told us he walked thru another haunted house down the street and it was only 2 minutes. I think he was confused with his employer...we went in at a level 8 (I'm not sure how because the woman didn't tell anyone what level was... More 

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Monza, Italy
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

We visited this place the 31st of October to make our overall Salem experience. To be honest it is not worth. It is very short considering the cost of the ticket. It is not worth the time and not shary at all. My kids did not enjoy it either.

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Westminster, Colorado
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37 reviews 37 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

STAY AWAY!!!!!!!!!! Huge disappointment!!!! If you like a good scare then this is NOT the place to go. Yes it's good for kids because there isn't anything to really scare them except maybe towards the end. We were told it would be 10 minutes and they could make it different degrees of scariness. My husband wanted as scary as it... More 

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

This was even better than last year. Best Haunt in town, amazing! We went to the others but this was the scariest and most realistic. They even had secret doors and chambers.

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