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Departure & Return
The tour begins from the Coven’s Cottage, 190 Essex Street. (ONE NINETY, Essex Street) It is located at the intersection of Central Street and Essex Street by the green painted Almy’s post clock. Look for Kenneth in the broad-brimmed hat.
Return DetailsReturns to original departure point
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- This tour covers the history of Salem, Massachusetts. It’s not a tour whose only subject is the Salem Witch Trials.
- We do not enter buildings on the tour.
- I recommend using the MBTA for weekend visits in October. Demand for parking often outstrips its availability and causes significant traffic delays. Parking information at Salem.org
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
- Monday, Tuesday and Thursday are great days to visit Salem in September and October to avoid crowds.
- The tour is closed on Wednesday and Sunday.
- The tour is conducted in all seasonal weather, including rain and cold. Dress accordingly.
- Tour gathers 15 minutes prior to departure. Tour begins promptly.
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
- OPERATED BY Sinister Stories of Salem
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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- "Also, if you have the flexibility know that October is chaos in Salem so plan accordingly." See review
- "This is an excellent tour for someone who is interested in the rich history of Salem beyond the witch trials (but he did include those as well)." See review
- "It was rainy that day, and Ken had rain ponchos available for us." See review