Historic Salem Walking Tour

Trip Highlights

  • See where history and mystery converge in a captivating 3-hour walking tour of Salem!.

Description

See where history and mystery converge in a captivating walking tour of Salem! This 3-hour journey offers a comprehensive and immersive experience of Salem, providing a blend of maritime history, colonial heritage, and the captivating stories that have shaped this iconic city. No admissions are included. Optional admission to any attractions – add one hour

Join us for a private exploration through time and tales in the heart of Salem!

The price listed for for all walking tours is for up to 10 participants. Each additional guest is $10.00/person up to 30 people.

Itinerary

National Park Service Visitors Center: Meet your guide & start your exploration

Derby Wharf: Take in the charm of Salem Harbor. Pass the Custom House & immerse yourself in seafaring history

Salem Maritime National Historic Site: Here you'll learn about the city's maritime heritage, trade, & the role it played in the early days of the USA.

The Witch House: Traverse historic neighborhoods to catch a glimpse of the Witch House, the home of Judge Jonathan Corwin during the infamous witch trials.

Ropes Mansion: a Georgian-style home with fascinating history. Hear tales of its former residents & the architectural details that make it noteworthy.

Chestnut Street: Admire well-preserved Federal-style & Georgian homes. Learn about influential individuals who once called this charming street home.

Salem Common: an historic gathering place with a legacy dating back to the 17th century. Hear stories of events that unfolded on this historic ground.

House of Seven Gables: Pass the iconic mansion with a storied past. Learn about the history &literary connections associated with this historic site.

Salem Witch Trials Memorial: Reflect at this memorial, honoring victims of one of the darkest chapters in American history. Gain insights into the events that unfolded during the infamous trials.

Essex Street: Conclude with a stroll along Essex Street, known for its vibrant atmosphere, eclectic shops, and bustling energy.

 

Tour Info

Duration
3 hours
Group Size
Up to 10
Price starts at
$375
Languages
English
Meeting Point

2 New Liberty Street Salem Massachusetts

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Why take this tour?

See where history and mystery converge in a captivating private walking tour of Salem!

Our journey begins at the National Park Service Visitors Center, and we'll traverse the historic streets, passing key sites that have shaped Salem's intriguing narrative. This 3-hour walking tour offers a comprehensive and immersive experience of Salem, providing a blend of maritime history, colonial heritage, and the captivating stories that have shaped this iconic city. No admissions are included. Optional admission to any attractions – add one hour per attraction.

Join us for a private journey through time and tales in the heart of Salem!

Included

  • Local licensed tour guide

Excluded

  • Admissions to attractions

Things to know

Payment

Full payment is required in advance by major credit cards to reserve tour date. Every attempt is made to keep the booking calendar current but issues can arise. Alternate dates or times or full refunds will be offered if a tour cannot be offered after making an online booking.

Full payment is required in advance by major credit cards to reserve tour date. Every attempt is made to keep the booking calendar current but issues can arise. Alternate dates or times or full refunds will be offered if a tour cannot be offered after making an online booking.

Adjustment to cost

Adjustments to cost may be necessary if the itinerary or length of tour changes. Does not include any charges to optional sites that may charge admission.

Adjustments to cost may be necessary if the itinerary or length of tour changes. Does not include any charges to optional sites that may charge admission.

Cancellation

Cancellation of a reservation must be made at least 72 hours prior to the tour to qualify for a full refund. 50% refund between 48-72 hours. No refunds will be issued within 48 hours of a tour.

Cancellation of a reservation must be made at least 72 hours prior to the tour to qualify for a full refund. 50% refund between 48-72 hours. No refunds will be issued within 48 hours of a tour.

Did you know?

Booking directly with a company and not through a third-party vendor saves that small business a lot of money. Our booking service is safe, reliable and we will not need to pay a commission to a huge online travel agency. We appreciate you booking directly with us!

Booking directly with a company and not through a third-party vendor saves that small business a lot of money. Our booking service is safe, reliable and we will not need to pay a commission to a huge online travel agency. We appreciate you booking directly with us!

Online Booking Fee

Online booking fee (5 percent) is not included in the cost of the tour and is added at checkout if booked through our website. Call us to book to save 5 percent!

Online booking fee (5 percent) is not included in the cost of the tour and is added at checkout if booked through our website. Call us to book to save 5 percent!

Booking Preference

If a particular date or time is not showing as available, or for custom tours, please call us at 866-817-TOUR or email us: info@bostontours.com

If a particular date or time is not showing as available, or for custom tours, please call us at 866-817-TOUR or email us: info@bostontours.com

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