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The House of the Seven Gables

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The House of the Seven Gables

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There are many Salem tours out there but few are as compelling as this one, led by a local historian who brings alive the city's history at the time of day you choose. If you enjoy being scared, pick a nighttime tour led by lantern light. Visit the Burying Point, as well as modern-day practicing witches as your guide tells stories of the haunted history of Salem, Massachusetts.
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Ivy wrote a review Sep 2020
Fort Lauderdale, Florida16 contributions2 helpful votes
Very nice but unfortunately I was only able to see from afar. Due to it being privately owned the trees are covering the house and there were no inside tours due to Covid.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Joanna N wrote a review Sep 2020
Oxford, Connecticut48 contributions2 helpful votes
Nice historical tour. Interesting and beautiful. We were outside only due to Covid, but the price of admission is low ($7) and it was a nice day. Very friendly staff and well kept grounds.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Vacay2019 wrote a review Sep 2020
Ballston Spa, New York24 contributions13 helpful votes
due to covid, the house was closed. however the gardens were open was a guided walking tour. download the app and start walking. very informative. stop and sit by the railing for a bit and absorb the beautiful shore, water, and light house views.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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KSpringer wrote a review Sep 2020
Pennsylvania252 contributions73 helpful votes
I would love to give it a great review, but when we arrived - it was closed as were the gardens... Closed Wednesday and Thursday. I drove 2 hours to tour this.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from H7G, Public Relations Manager at The House of the Seven Gables
Responded Sep 14, 2020
Thanks for the feedback. We have posted our 2020 operating hours on our social media accounts, website, partner sites like Destination Salem, and sites like TripAdvisor. We're so sorry if you got bad information about our 2020 hours and experience.
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Desiree626 wrote a review Aug 2020
Sebastian, Florida184 contributions52 helpful votes
Visited here a couple years ago when in Salem. Interesting place and worth a visit if you are in Salem especially if you are a literature fan!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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