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“guide daniel”(8 reviews)
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...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
185 Essex St, Meeting location is The Axelrod Walkway Park, Salem, MA 01970-3726
+1 978-239-9145
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Reviewed November 18, 2018

I've only been to Salem a handful of times and never really fully understood its history. On Halloween day, my friend and I decided to dive headfirst into it and make the drive into Salem knowing how bad traffic would be, but hoping it would...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Our guide, Daniel, really know the area and had many interesting tales to tell. He was well spoken and really looked the colonial part. As a caution to first time visitors, this tour is best done after you have visited some of the major sites,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Lara F, Owner at Salem Black Cat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! We are so glad that you had a good time. To reply to your comment about the sites we visit, tours are not allowed to visit Proctor's Ledge, the site of the hangings, and that is over two...More

Reviewed November 5, 2018

My husband and I along with our dog Koji went on the 8pm tour on Saturday. Our guide Daniel was very informative and captivating as he led us around to some of Salem's spectral haunted sites. We enjoyed the tour very much and would highly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

I read a lot of reviews before choosing a tour so figured I should write one as well. We toured at 8 pm on a Sunday. We saw several other large tours underway. Ours was a much smaller group which we loved because it was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

This tour was incredible! Our guide Daniel was extremely knowledgeable and had a great sense of humor. My only disappointment is that it had to end. I would highly recommend this to anyone visiting the Salem area.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

We had Jeff as our tour guide and he was amazing! The most knowledgeable and entertaining tour guide we've ever had! He kept us riveted and you could tell he was passionate about his city, his career, and the history involved. I would definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

The Black Cat tour was very fun, informative and entertaining! Even though it was incredibly cold out the night we went on the tour, you didn’t even notice because you were so involved in the tour. Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

We went on the tour because of the great ratings but I'm not sure if the guide was having an off night or if it seemed worse because we had already gone on two other tours that were great. The content of the tour was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Lara F, Owner at Salem Black Cat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hello Julianne, Thank you for your review! We are so sorry that your tour was not up to our standard! Our tours do try to cover all aspects of Salem's history, the supernatural, and modern aspects. Our guides are unscripted, so if the material is...More

Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Highly suggest to go. Very informative and entertaining. Do it early on in your visit to Salem. You will not regret.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

This was our second time on the trip. The first time we came, we toured with Daniel in 2014. This time around we toured with Adriana. Adriana was wonderful and has the perfect personality. She was very warm and friendly. We went during peak season,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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October 2, 2016|
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Response from Jennifer E | Reviewed this property |
I took my son who just turned 8 at the time and he loved it. Learned so much and still talks about it. So much so we are going again at the end of this month :)
October 1, 2015|
Response from Lara F | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us! The MBTA currently runs trains out of Salem to Boston until 10:39 on the weekends. This should give you plenty of time to make it to the station after your tour.