Salem Haunted History Tour


Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

Duration1 hour
Guide LanguageEnglish
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Make your way to the check-in point 30 minutes before your selected departure time to begin your evening tour. As night falls over the streets of Salem, follow your guide to the town’s spookiest sites, starting with the Salem Witch Trials Memorial, where you’ll learn more about the infamous 1692 Witch Trials and have a chance to take photos.
Continue to Salem Old Town Hall, where the movie “Hocus Pocus” was filmed, then visit the Old Burying Point Cemetery and Saint Peter's Episcopal Church, believed to be two of Salem’s most haunted sites. Dive deeper into the town’s dark history as your guide sets the scene with ghost stories and eerie happenings.
Finally, walk through the bustling Essex Street Pedestrian Mall before ending the tour back at the departure point.


Explore the dark past of one of America's most haunted cities
Visit the most reportedly haunted places in town
Hear about the hysteria of 1692 and the Salem Witch Trials
Fun and entertaining way to learn about Massachusetts history


Take a spooky stroll through downtown Salem, Massachusetts on this haunt and history, night walking tour. Join the adventure Friday and Saturday at 8pm or Sunday through Thursday at 6pm. Starting April 1st, we will be running every night at 8pm!
Licensed guides lead the way through legends, history, and the infamous hysteria of 1692 — the Salem Witch Trials. This is a walking tour of historic downtown Salem that lasts about 90 minutes. Hear amazing stories of Salem's past and discover why Salem is one of the most beloved, historic, and haunted towns in America. The route goes at a comfortable pace, rain or shine. This Salem night tour is typically well attended, so reservations are highly recommended.
In October we require guests to be early. Late arrivals (even by just a minute) are not accepted under any circumstances. Guest that cannot arrive early should not book this tour in October.
Salem Witch Trials memorial featuring a series of inscribed stones throughout the burial ground.
guests will hear about Salem's movie history and see one of the iconic filming locations of the movie Hocus Pocus
Pass by the cemetery and look into it from the gates as you hear about Salem's most spooky ghosts
enter the back garden area of one of Salem's oldest churches, and walk on the unmarked Puritan graves beneath as you hear about the dark history and ghost stories associated with the Salem Witch Trials of 1692.
Pass through the epicenter of historic Salem filled with shopping, sightseeing and history.


Experience a walking ghost tour through the haunted and historic areas of downtown Salem
75 minute Salem Night Tour
Hear amazing stories of Salem's history
Professional/Local Licensed City of Salem Tour Guide


Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transportation to/from other attractions

Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • All areas and surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • October Check-In: Check in at 127 Essex St. (Remember Salem Gifts) 30 minutes prior to your tour time. Join the check in line when your entire party is present. When you are checked in you will depart, possibly earlier than your ticket time. The last tour guide to leave will depart exactly on time. Guests who arrive late (even by just a minute) cannot be checked in. Please double-check with your group and make sure you have enough tickets, additional tickets CANNOT be purchased at check in. Share check in information with ALL members of your party as a late arrival cannot and will not be accepted, not be refunded, not be able to 'catch-up' and not be allowed to moved to a different tour slot.
  • November - September Check-In: Check in 15 minutes prior to tour time at 127 Essex St. (Remember Salem Gifts)

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.