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Salem GPS tour

Salem GPS tour

Visit some of Salem’s most beloved historical and mythical attractions with our walking GPS tour, just in time for the city's "Haunted Happenings."

Getting there

  • From the South: Take I-95 north/Rt.128 north, to Rt. 114 east into Salem
  • From the West: Take I-90 (Mass. Pike) east to Rt. 128 north, to Rt. 114 east into Salem
  • From the North: Take I-95 south or I-93 south to Rt. 128 north, to Rt. 114 east into Salem
  • Parking tips: Public parking available in the Museum Place parking garage, across from the Salem Visitors Center.
  • Key points: Salem Visitors Center and the Salem Witch Museum (Rt. 1A north off of Rt. 114)
Haunted Happenings

Haunted Happenings

Get spooked. Search Halloween events in Salem.
Video: Dining in Salem

Video: Dining in Salem

Discover some of the many dining options Salem has to offer.
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Halloween secret spaces

Halloween secret spaces

The Salem Museum of Myths and Monsters and Laurie Cabot, the "Official Witch of Salem" are just two of the many Halloween-themed secret spaces in Massachusetts.

Report Problems

See a problem, report a problem

See a problem, report
a problem

Create a public record of civic problems like potholes or vandalized playgrounds in Salem.

HOTELS

  • Salem Inn

    The Salem Inn occupies the comfortable niche between too-big hotel and too-small B&B. Its clientele....More
Fun in Salem Willows

Fun in Salem Willows

Explore Salem Willows, a small, seaside amusement and recreation area, through the eyes of a reader.
Join historians as they piece together what really happened during the Salem Witch Trials in this video from explore.org.
Photos

Salem's Halloween parade kicks off season

Salem's Halloween parade kicks off season
The 30th annual Haunted Happenings month of Halloween events officially kicked off Thursday night with the 16th Annual Salem Chamber Haunted Happenings Grand Parade.
Halloween in Salem

Halloween in Salem

There's no better place to spend the year's spookiest holiday. Check out some Halloween scenes from Salem.
salem

A bewitching city

Witches put Salem on the Colonial map, but this beautiful coastal community also has a rich maritime heritage, excellent museums, and stunning 17th-century architecture.
danvers witches

On the dark side

If the Halloween spirit has you in the mood to explore landmarks associated with witch hysteria, leave the ghouls and goblins of Salem behind and head to Danvers.
Haunted New England Inns

Haunted New England Inns

Situated in the center of the mystical goings-on of Salem, it is unsurprising that the Hawthorne Inn boasts a few unexplained occurrences.