Salem "Hocus Pocus" Movie Locations Tour (31st Anniversary)


Free cancellation

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

Duration3 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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Come celebrate Disney's blockbuster, Hocus Pocus! Starring Better Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy, Hocus Pocus has become one of the most beloved movies of the 20th century. The majority of the movie was filmed in Salem in 1993. We will take you to 5 of the locations used in the filming.
Along the way, you will also hear about the Salem Witch Trials, the maritime history, how we became the "Witch City", and more!
*There is a considerable amount of walking (over 3 miles) at a very fast pace, so please take that into account before booking. This walk can be very strenuous and is not recommended for those with the following:
- back, knee, or hip problems
- respiratory or circulatory problems
- cardiac problems
- recent surgeries
The tour ends in a different location than the start - please plan accordingly to get back. Transportation will not be provided by WCWT.
Tours meet at the playground on the Salem Common. Look for the basketball court.


Salem Common is a large common green space in central Salem.
One of the top sites in downtown Salem for Hocus Pocus movie fans.
Ropes Mansion would be recognized by Hocus Pocus enthusiasts as Alison's house from the movie.
We will visit one of the oldest cemeteries in the city
You will start the Hocus Pocus movie tour in Pioneer Village, the oldest living history museum in the United States. You will have time to stroll at your own pace and take photos before we head to our next stop.


2 hour 15 minute "Hocus Pocus" Movie Locations Walking Tour
Visit the 5 locations used in the filming of Disney's hit movie, Hocus Pocus


Transportation back to downtown Salem from Pioneer Village.
Gratuity not included

Additional Information

  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Travelers should have a high level of physical fitness
  • Children must be accompanied by ticketed adult
  • Approximately 3 miles of *strenuous* walking expected during tour at a fast pace.
  • Our Tours run rain or shine, we do not cancel for weather. Please wear comfortable shoes and dress accordingly..
  • There is uneven terrain and parts are NOT wheelchair/scooter/stroller accessible. Please be prepared.
  • Not for those with back, hip, neck, joint problems. Very fast tour and challenging terrain..
  • By choosing to purchase a ticket, you and your ticketed guests will be agreeing to our liability waiver which includes a release of liability on our tours as well as a photo release.
  • Dog friendly!
  • We do not enter any buildings on this tour, this is an outdoor activity only.
  • Tour group size may be up to 39 guests per group
  • There are no public restrooms on the tour route. Please plan accordingly.
  • Pioneer Village is not open on weekdays. So if you choose to book this tour on a weekday you will not gain entrance. Pioneer Village also closes during inclement weather due to muddy conditions..

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.