Salem: Witch Trial Walking Tour


Enjoy a factual walking tour that's suitable for all ages and discover the real history of the Salem Witch Trials on this tour with a local guide.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    1.5 hour


  • Highlights
    • Learn the true facts about the witch trials from your knowledgeable guide
    • Walk past the only still-standing building with direct ties to the Witch Trials
    • Immerse yourself in the historical aspects of the trials
  • Full description
    Immerse yourself in the dark and somber history of the Salem Witch Trials on this walking tour. See the most important historical locations in the city.
    Learn about the trials' main players such as John Proctor and Bridget Bishop. Discover the most tragic aspects of the witch trials, including the humiliating examinations that women who were suspected to be witches endured.
    Meet your guide at the Salem Five Bank and begin your journey into the tragic history of the trials. Learn more about topics such as the possession of children and animals, curses, and black magic.
    Make your way to the Witch House and head towards the 18th-century Merchant Hotel. Wander through the country's oldest cemetery, Burying Point Cemetery, and pay your respects at the Witch Trials Memorial.
  • Includes
    • Tour guide
  • Exclude
    • Tips
      Food and drinks