Frequently Asked Questions
What should I expect from the tour?
You should expect a full-coverage, unscripted look at the Salem Witchcraft Hysteria with a local historian. This includes a conversation on the cultural belief in witchcraft, and the environment that allowed it to manifest into the Salem Witchcraft Trials. This is a historical look into a sensationalized and tragic event.
How long is the tour?
90 minutes. This is only an estimate and can change slightly.
How much walking is it?
Our walking tour is designed to be an easy stroll. Although the tour is about 90 minutes, it is only approximately 1 mile of walking.
Where does Salem Day Tour meet?
127 Essex Street. The name of the store we meet at is Remember Salem Gifts. We are between the Peabody Essex Museum and the Hawthorne Hotel on Essex Street.
Is this a family-friendly tour?
Yes. The Salem Day Tour is a historical look into Salem's past. Guests who are bringing children may want to look into the Salem Night Tour as it is also family friendly, but possibly more exciting for children. .
How early should I arrive?
15 minutes is perfect. Tours leave promptly on time, guests who are late risk missing out on a great experience