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Salem Heritage Trail Tour

127 Essex St, The Historonic Academy, Salem, MA 01970-3706
+1 978-741-1170
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Pretty good tour. Only complaint is that the tour is slightly shorter than expected but overall you... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2017
Ashley R
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Very Little To Do with Freedom

Unlike its more famous cousin in Boston, the primary purpose of the Salem Freedom Trail is to pass... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2016
IN_Travelers47906
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West Lafayette, Indiana
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127 Essex St, The Historonic Academy, Salem, MA 01970-3706
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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Pretty good tour. Only complaint is that the tour is slightly shorter than expected but overall you get a good idea of the history behind Salem.

Thank Ashley R
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Unlike its more famous cousin in Boston, the primary purpose of the Salem Freedom Trail is to pass you by as many local businesses as possible while taking you between the few real landmarks in town. Aside from the Peabody-Essex Museum, the House of Seven...More

2  Thank IN_Travelers47906
Reviewed 29 May 2012

I found it distracting to move three centuries from historic to local businesses presentation. For me it was confusing as I felt like I was drifting in and out of advertisements for local businesses.

1  Thank John A
Reviewed 29 May 2012

The Salem historical tour is well laid out, and like the Boston Freedom Trail, they used red paint to outline the path for tourists to take. There is a big difference between this tour in Boston – Boston is ONLY focused on the historical points...More

4  Thank surfinginflorida
Reviewed 29 October 2011

First of all, I have to admit we were not there at the best time to be moving around in a crowd....we were there two weekends before Halloween, a fall festival was going on and the downtown area was packed. Our guide, who was supposed...More

Thank sb_osobailiando
Reviewed 29 September 2009

I enjoyed the tour but i didnt really get the point of this!

Thank july9NewYork
Reviewed 10 August 2009

Growing up, and hearing of the tragedy of the Salem WitchTrials.. I had always wanted to visit the haunted town. My husband suprised me with the vacation and off we went. This was my first time being further north than oklahoma and I absolutely adored...More

1  Thank singbluebird
Reviewed 13 March 2009

Spent a wonderful full day in Salem MA, followed all points of the Heritage Trail, and did a bit of wandering on my own. Besides the obvious visit to the Witch House and Museum, and all connnected with the infamous witch trails, be sure to...More

7  Thank sandytravelbug
Reviewed 27 May 2008

First trip to Salem. The city, waterfront and parks are absolutely beautiful. We were visiting for only a day so we wanted to see as much as possible. We realize now we will have to go back for at least a full weekend. The best...More

11  Thank vskid
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