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Activities in Salem

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Ranked #1 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Capture the historic spirit of Salem's yesteryear on this award winning, daily, 90-minute walking tour. Hear stories of... more » Owner description: Capture the historic spirit of Salem's yesteryear on this award winning, daily, 90-minute walking tour. Hear stories of intriguing people, discover the truth about Salem's infamous Witch Trial Hysteria, experience the authentic story of Salem's most notorious murder, and find out what locations were used in the movie Hocus Pocus. More than fifteen stops dot the tour route, including Salem's old jail -- a one-time residence for the Boston Strangler, the site of the Old Witch Gaol (prison), the Witch Trial Memorial, the field where Giles Corey was pressed to death, and the cemetery where a Witch Trial magistrate is buried. « less
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Ranked #2 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Salem Food Tours are guided food and cultural walking tours of Salem, Massachusetts. They are the perfect way to explore... more » Owner description: Salem Food Tours are guided food and cultural walking tours of Salem, Massachusetts. They are the perfect way to explore Salem while enjoying tastings at some of Salem’s best food shops and restaurants. Enjoy talking with chefs and fellow food lovers. Learn about early colonial dinners, local history and culture, Salem’s illustrious maritime spice trades and more. With today’s culinary renaissance, locals and visitors agree that Salem is truly an exquisite place to explore! « less
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Ranked #3 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Other tours in Salem, Massachusetts will teach you about the infamous Witchcraft trials of 1692 but The Salem Witch Walk... more » Owner description: Other tours in Salem, Massachusetts will teach you about the infamous Witchcraft trials of 1692 but The Salem Witch Walk explores real Witchcraft as practiced by authentic Witches in Salem and throughout the world. Join authentic Salem Witches as you're blessed in a magic circle, visit enchanted sites, and even partake in a ritual at one of America's oldest graveyards. Do Witches really cast spells? Why do Witches wear black? Why do some people believe Witches are evil? Can Witches really heal the sick? Can Witchcraft be used to protect oneself, family, and community? Learn the truth about one of the world's most ancient spiritual practices as you stroll America's most bewitching seaport! Every guest receives a magic crystal blessed by a Salem Witch. « less
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Ranked #4 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Spellbound Tours is one of the oldest and most reputable tours in Salem. Their nightly tours cover the history of the most... more » Owner description: Spellbound Tours is one of the oldest and most reputable tours in Salem. Their nightly tours cover the history of the most haunted places in Salem and their own experiences investigating them. Spellbound is the the only tour company in Salem that has actually done paranormal investigation in all the sites they visit. Take a trip through the dark side of Salem’s sinister past, to the actual locations of the infamous witch trials! Expect to be amazed by the large amount of documented Paranormal Activity! Visit real haunted locations, including what may be the most haunted cemetery in the country! Hear tales of vampirism- historic and today! Do real, live Vampires still lurk in the shadows of the this seaport town?! Discover the mysterious secrets of voodoo, the startling root of the Salem Witch Hysteria! « less
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Ranked #5 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Located on the Salem Heritage Trail in the heart of historic downtown, Witch City Segway is Salem's original Segway tour... more » Owner description: Located on the Salem Heritage Trail in the heart of historic downtown, Witch City Segway is Salem's original Segway tour company. Providing guided tours of our quaint New England town, WCS truly is a new way to see an old city. Guests are provided with free parking at our shop, where you'll receive a helmet and a Segway before being trained by our guides inside our 2000sq ft facility. We then Segway about our charming streets learning about our maritime history, Nathanial Hawthorne, and of course, the (in)famous Witch Trials of 1692! Friendly, personal, interactive tours are our specialty, and a great bonding experience for teens and parents! Witch City Segway: A Wicca'd Fun™ time! « less
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Ranked #6 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: What do you get when you take Salem's best Tour guides and you train them as Paranormal Investigators, You get the Salem... more » Owner description: What do you get when you take Salem's best Tour guides and you train them as Paranormal Investigators, You get the Salem Night Tour! the award winning 90 minute walking tour through The Witch Cities most famous Haunts.15 Haunted Historical sites 15 accurate stories, Costumed, licensed tour guides and Paranormal investigators lead the tours...Anything is possible « less
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Ranked #7 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Performances; Theater and Concerts
Owner description: Gallows Hill: The Witchcraft & Ghost Experience! Exciting changes for 2014: Our lobby is now a mini-museum! Wall portraits... more » Owner description: Gallows Hill: The Witchcraft & Ghost Experience! Exciting changes for 2014: Our lobby is now a mini-museum! Wall portraits come to life, with information on Salem witchcraft history and mythology. You also find Sheriff Corwin, the infamous sheriff of the witch trials, and an old witch from the mythological world of witchcraft. Perfect for picture taking! Enter the world of witchcraft, ghosts & the supernatural at Gallows Hill! Complete with chilling drama and starling special theatrical effects, this amazing, fact filled live presentation brings Salem's eerie past to life! Witness a creature from Native American mythology as it emerges from the dark woods, and come face to face with the "devil" himself. Go back in time and hear testimony from the witchcraft trials, first hand. Tales of mythological witches come to life with strange stories of sorcery, specters and shape shifting. Enjoy an after show talk about today's witches, dispelling some of the myths surrounding this mysterious religion. Gallows Hill makes for a complete interactive and memorable experience that returning visitors continue to see year after year! Open for group tours from March to Mid November. Currently open to the public Only in October. « less
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Ranked #8 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Boat Tours; Boat tours & water sports
Owner description: FAME is a full-scale replica of a privateer schooner from the War of 1812. Launched in 2003, our new FAME cruises on Salem... more » Owner description: FAME is a full-scale replica of a privateer schooner from the War of 1812. Launched in 2003, our new FAME cruises on Salem Sound, where pirates & privateers have been making history for 400 years. FAME sails from Memorial Day through Halloween from Pickering Wharf Marina in downtown Salem. A great trip for aspiring sea dogs of all ages! « less
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Ranked #9 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: We offer unique adventures that explore the true history of Salem and its legacy of terrifying hauntings. Our guides do more... more » Owner description: We offer unique adventures that explore the true history of Salem and its legacy of terrifying hauntings. Our guides do more than just share the facts with you, they are master storytellers, immersing you in the fascinating tales of the Witch City, where great stories begin! Historic and Supernatural tours offered daily! « less
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Ranked #10 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Performances; Theater and Concerts
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Ranked #11 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Paranormal Investigations in Salem, MA! Paranormal Salem is a research based paranormal society. We started investigations... more » Owner description: Paranormal Investigations in Salem, MA! Paranormal Salem is a research based paranormal society. We started investigations in Salem, MA to bring a greater understanding of the paranormal to the general public. Paranormal Salem is a hands-on, interactive paranormal investigative experience! Members of our paranormal society will take you on a 2-hour late night investigation to share Salem's haunted past and try to document spirit activity. On every investigation we train you to use equipment such as EMF Detectors, Pendulums, Thermal detectors and then let you do your own investigation under the supervision of your lead investigator. In addition to our late night investigations we also offer daytime and private investigations. We are open year round.We do not claim to always find activity, it is not up to us, but more times than not we do connect. « less
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Ranked #12 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #13 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #14 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Tours; Boat Tours
Owner description: Depart from Salem Willows Park Pier at 167 Fort Avenue in Salem, MA any day of the week for a family friendly 90 minute... more » Owner description: Depart from Salem Willows Park Pier at 167 Fort Avenue in Salem, MA any day of the week for a family friendly 90 minute cruise of Salem Sound and the picturesque Gold Coast on board the 45-foot catamaran Endeavour. Cruise by Marblehead Neck, Bakers Island, Misery Island, Manchester by the Sea and 5 Light Houses. Optional Misery Island drop off and pick up available on all tours. Enjoy food, beverages, beer and wine on board. « less
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Ranked #15 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Other fun and games; Fun and Games
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Ranked #16 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
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Ranked #17 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: The Salem Smugglers' Tour highlights an extensive building project utilized to avoid paying duties. 3 miles of tunnels were... more » Owner description: The Salem Smugglers' Tour highlights an extensive building project utilized to avoid paying duties. 3 miles of tunnels were laid out to connect gentlemen to brothels, move escaping slaves, shanghai sailors, and murder. Learn the history of the smuggling tunnels on this above ground tour and the smugglers, pirates, presidents, the Supreme Court Justice, the Secretary of the Navy, the senators of the Federalist Party, and America's first millionaire who built them to avoid paying taxes! Plus hear some tantalizing and scary ghost stories only unique to this tour told by a medium. « less
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Ranked #18 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #19 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #20 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Cruise with us daily, May through October, from Downtown Salem into the storied waters of Salem Sound for a memorable... more » Owner description: Cruise with us daily, May through October, from Downtown Salem into the storied waters of Salem Sound for a memorable experience on the water... Soak up some sun and sea air, and refresh your spirit with our easy-going Caribbean hospitality. Join us aboard the Hannah Glover or the Finback, take in the invigorating sea air and a dollop of salt spray at no extra charge. Enjoy fresh eats and cool drinks from our bar & grill. Get your cruise on with wide skies, oceans sunsets and memories in the making. « less
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Ranked #21 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
Owner description: The Salem Theatre Company is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the artistic, cultural, and economic... more » Owner description: The Salem Theatre Company is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the artistic, cultural, and economic life of the Salem community through the performing arts and arts education outreach. « less
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Ranked #22 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Performances; Theater and Concerts
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Ranked #23 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #24 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Wellness Spas
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Ranked #25 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Other fun and games; Fun and Games
Ranked #26 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Classes/Workshops; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Fearless Flyers Academy (FFA) is an elite acrobatic training school dedicated to bringing the joys and health benefits of the... more » Owner description: Fearless Flyers Academy (FFA) is an elite acrobatic training school dedicated to bringing the joys and health benefits of the Flying Trapeze, Aerial Fabrics, Trampoline and Aerial Static Trapeze to our students. Our mission is to provide top notch training to professionals, olympic hopefuls and internationsal athletes as well as provide recreational training to a wide audience. « less
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Ranked #27 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #28 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #29 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Historic Sites; Tours
Established in 1930, this recreated fishing village was one of America's first living history museums.
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Ranked #30 of 41 activities in Salem
Category: Segway Tours; Sightseeing Tours
We are located in the heart of Salem on the corner of Derby and Lafayette Street.
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