Salem & Boston's North Shore
Follow the history of witches, witchcraft and witch hunts through the ages as you explore the town of Salem. With stops at Gloucester, Rockport and Newburyport you will enjoy all Salem and Boston's North Shore has to offer!
3 Nights Hotel Accommodations, Guided walking & driving tour around Salem. Guided tour at House of Seven Gables, Entrance into Salem Witch Museum, Dinner in Salem at Brother’s or similar, Guided Tour of Cape Ann, Free time for meals and exploration in Salem and on Cape Ann, Lobster Dinner on/around Newburyport, Baggage Handling, Guide Tips (does not include driver) and Round-trip Motor Coach.
Salem Witch Museum
Follow the history of witches, witchcraft, and witch hunts through the ages. The main presentation takes you back to the events of the Salem Witch Trials of 1692. The exhibit, "Witches: Evolving Perceptions," examines the stereotypical witch, aspects of witchcraft in the 17th century, modern witchcraft, and the phenomenon of witch hunts. Do you believe in witches? Don't answer until you visit.
Salem Sightseeing Tour
See the town of Salem, linked to the infamous witchcraft hysteria of the 1690s and hear about Salem's rich maritime and literary history and splendid architecture on this guided sightseeing tour. Some of the finest 18th century houses in America can be found here, evidence of the enormous wealth amassed by Salem's ship captains. We'll also walk through the Witch Trial Memorial.
House of Seven Gables
In 1668, merchant and ship-owner John Turner built a house on Salem Harbor that was destined to become one of America's most beloved historic homes. Designated a National Historic Landmark District in 2007, The House of the Seven Gables is best known today as the setting of world-renowned American author Nathaniel Hawthorne's 1851 novel.