Over 300 years have passed since the trials in Salem that saw the hanging of 19 “witches” and to this day Salem, known as “The Witch City”, remains a popular tourist destination for all things ghostly. Every October, Salem is a go-to spot for spooky events. Here are some of our favorites as well as a few houses that just might be visited by spirits from beyond the grave….
Haunted Guide to Salem, MA
Board the Ghosts & Legends Trolley and get ready for a thrilling ride as an eerie, sinister (and comical!) guide takes you on a journey through the darkened streets of Salem. Hear stories of witches, ghosts, murder and more. You’ll see The House of the Seven Gables, the old cemetery, Winter Island and much more. Perfect for any age!
Made even more famous by the 1993 movie Hocus Pocus, Salem played host to the filming of the cult classic. Take a tour of filming locations in Salem by downloading this list.
The Jolie Tea Company also hosts Hocus Pocus tea flights. Stop by to test all the unique blends that reflect the history and cultural icons of Salem.
The Salem Psychic Fair and Witches’ Market features the Witch City’s most gifted Psychics, each one officially licensed by the city of Salem! Wander an emporium of magical gifts, meet real practicing Witches, and make an appointment with one of Salem’s talented psychic readers as you delve into your destiny!
Offering extended hours throughout the month of October, the Salem Witch Museum offers helpful tips for those looking to visit during the busiest month.
Several of the “witches” are said to haunt Gallows Hills, where they were hanged, while others
“Spooky” Home Locales
Positioned at the gateway to the Historic District, Gallows Hill is said to be haunted.. Robert Paul recently sold this charming Cape built on top of the rock witches were executed on, Proctors Ledge.
Witchcraft Heights is a desirable neighborhood close to the historic downtown. Robert Paul recently sold this split-level home on a cul-de-sac.
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