3.0
2,503 votes

Salem Witch Museum

19 1/2 Washington Sq N, Salem, Massachusetts 01970 USA

$
$$$$
Budget
Closed Now
Opens Wed 10a
  • Independent
  • Credit Cards
    Accepted
  • Public
    Restrooms
Add to Trip
Remove Ads

“brings you back to 1692”

The Salem Witch Museum brings you back to 1692 Salem. Experience the drama of history in life-size stage sets, figures, lighting and a stirring narration. Live guides take you through changing interpretations of witches, the truth behind the stereotypes, witchcraft practice today and the frightening phenomenon of witch hunting.   

Read More >
Add Review
Thanks!
Your Rating
1
2
3
4
5

Reviewed by
jodirt04

  • 1 Review
  • 0 Helpful
October 19, 2021
Rated 3.0

Not worth the money. $15 entrance fee to go into one room and listen to one story dragged out for 40 mins. Then a second room that has the history just written on the walls no props, no items to view, nothing. when I think of a museum I think of walking around seeing items that pertain to it and there was nothing to see just one room with statues that were 10 ft above the ground so you couldn’t see them up close anyway. No to mention the shuttle you in there with 50 people into one crowded room. Waste of time. But the town is awesome !

Was this helpful?

Reviewed by
meganasimmons

  • 32 Reviews
  • 1 Helpful
October 18, 2021
Rated 3.0

So one of the least "museumy" museums I've ever been to. I recommend getting tickets in advance as there were lines on the monday we went. They put you in groups where you sit in an auditorium and around you are little informative vignettes which tell the story of the Salem Witch Trials etc. Then you go as a group to another area and see a time line of witches vs modern history and a couple more vignettes. Overall I liked it and found it informative but it wasn't a traditional, go at your own pace, look at stuff on the walls museum.

Was this helpful?

Be the first to add a review to the Salem Witch Museum.

Salem Witch Museum

19 1/2 Washington Sq N
Salem, Massachusetts
01970 USA

Hours

Closed Now
  • Sun - Sat: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Problem with this listing? Let us know.

  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
See More Details (11)

Parking

Remove Ads

Nearby Hotels

Danvers, Massachusetts
FastBook
$$

Click to discover a
great deal!

Boston, Massachusetts
FastBook
$$

Click to discover a
great deal!

Boston, Massachusetts
FastBook
$$

Click to discover a
great deal!

Brookline, Massachusetts
FastBook
$$

Click to discover a
great deal!

Scituate, Massachusetts
FastBook
$$

Click to discover a
great deal!

Remove Ads
21622725