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Salem Witch Museum

19 1/2 Washington Sq, Salem, MA 01970-4096
+1 978-744-1692
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Visitors experience the panic of the Witch Trials of 1692 through this museum's dramatic use of sets and lighting. *PLEASE NOTE* - The Museum will be closed for the month of January for upgrades and maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience.
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good21%
  • Average35%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
2 days ago
“Interesting museum providing an eye-opening experience”
1 week ago
“Interesting and informative”
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
19 1/2 Washington Sq, Salem, MA 01970-4096
+1 978-744-1692
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been visiting Boston in December for several years and were looking for something different to do on a free afternoon, so we chose to visit Salem and the Witch Museum. The topic is a compelling one in American history, especially in the current...More

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Interesting, educational, intriguing, unique museum. It begins with a 15-minute play recreating a Salem Witch trial. Then you tour a recreation of a dungeon, which is a small dark room with a few cells, that has the same dimensions of the original structure that housed...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Salem Witch Museum is more of a performance than a museum. The tour guides are wonderful and provide basic information about the witches in Salem based on historical facts. A must-see when visiting Salem that will either satisfy your curiosity or leave you wanting...More

Thank Cynthia E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love Salem and find the history so interesting. The tour guide was great and the staff was wicked friendly and helpful. The only thing that I was bummed about was there is so many people and you couldn’t really see everything on the walls...More

Thank rosetomyheart
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting mode of witch hunt story-telling. The program was well done & very informative. The only negative was I left wanting even more!!

Thank Ckgibbz
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took this tour as well, really enjoyed the history and the tour guide. they made this tour very informative and interesting, must see.

Thank Cindy W
BP M, Guest Relations Manager at Salem Witch Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review of the Salem Witch Museum. It is great to read that you enjoyed your time at the museum. Sincerely, Faxon M.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to say, it was very informative but it was mostly just a show that told the story of the crucible. I was disappointed in the lack of artifacts or items from the era, but there may not be any. If you have read...More

Thank Emily P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a must see for the spouse......am glad we went. The story of the 'Salem Witch Trials' is very interesting. The museum was once a church and the main room where the story is told, is in what was the sanctuary. Another part of...More

Thank parrottdize
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first half of the tour is very, very informative and engaging, especially if your knowledge of the Salem witch trials is minimal. It's really a must-see for first time Salem visitors. The second half is less exciting, but still informative. The gift shop is...More

Thank Melinda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Salem Witch Museum was a great experience. My husband and I were informed on a lot of untruths we thought to be true. All the employees there were very polite and well informed. This is a must see if you visit Salem.

Thank grotesquebride
BP M, Guest Relations Manager at Salem Witch Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of the Salem Witch Museum. I will certainly pass on the kind words regarding our staff. Sincerely, Faxon

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James T
13 August 2017|
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Response from BP M | Property representative |
Yes absolutely, we are open seven days a week in February from 10 am until 5 pm with presentations running every half an hour. Sincerely, Faxon M.
27 September 2016|
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Response from Tina F | Reviewed this property |
So sorry for the delayed response. I beleive the admission is $12. However, the Hawthorne Hotels sells the tickets at a discounted rate for guests ($8). Also, if you keep the admission sticker, you get a discount when... More
amber t
15 May 2016|
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Response from BP M | Property representative |
Hi Amber, Our prices are as follows: Adult: $11.00 Senior: $9.50 Child: $8.00 (children under 6 are free) Keep in mind that Halloween is a very busy time of year for us so be sure to get here early so you can secure a... More