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“Junk”

Ranked #33 of 78 things to do in Salem
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Kings Mountain
Level 5 Contributor
79 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Junk”
Reviewed October 13, 2011

This mall feels and looks old and dirty. The stores look like they are selling cheap junk but not at cheap prices. Everything is higher than it should be. I stood in line for 30 min. for the womens restrooms. Only 3 women at a time can use this restroom and it is the only restroom in the mall. Cheap looking t-shirts should be the theme of this mall with little else to offer. Don't waste your time,

Visited October 2011
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Level 6 Contributor
164 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
“a sad collection of shops making money off witch history....”
Reviewed September 12, 2011

Get a cup of coffee there. Don't bother with the shops. Really?! Do you really need a tshirt with a witch flying a broom? FYI the witch trials were held in Danvers but the town was too embarrassed to make money off their shameful history. So everything "witchy" about Salem in fake. Real ocean, however, and it's very beautiful.

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Broadway, North Carolina
Level 5 Contributor
48 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Shopping Galore”
Reviewed August 21, 2011

Lots of souvenir shops with several kiosks set up on the sidewalk. Most of the item were pretty reasonably priced. There are also more stores inside a smaller mall. Lots of magic shops, we actually saw a real-life witch while there. They could use more public restrooms though, we had to walk quite a way to the welcome center.

Visited August 2011
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Albany, New York
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Nice little outside mall, great shops to go in”
Reviewed October 24, 2010

It was a nice little mall to go shopping in. Some of the stuff was highly overpriced which I was not a fan of. The trolly gift shop was great for souvenirs and tshirts. There were also outside vendors when I was there and those were cool to shop in. There were also some people dressed up in costumes that you could get pictures with. The one I liked the best was the guy dressed up like Captain Jack Sparrow. I suggest you check this out even if yo only pass through it when you visit Salem.

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Morris County, NJ
Level 6 Contributor
852 reviews
416 attraction reviews
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“Average pedestrian mall”
Reviewed September 21, 2010

We did some shopping here while we were waiting for the trolley. Walk around, you will see some shops. Its a good way to kill some time.

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