History & Hauntings of Salem Walking Tour

History & Hauntings of Salem Walking Tour

32 Derby Square, Salem, MA 01970, USA

Hear hauntedly chilling tales of the supernatural and learn about the 1692 Salem Witch Trials with this Walking Tour.


Learn about the mysterious history of Salem on this guided walking tour of the city. Follow your local historian guide through Salem, listening to 400 years of history and admire the old architecture that dates back hundreds of years.  

For a spookier adventure, select the nighttime tour led by lantern light and find out the truth about the 1692 Salem Witch Trial hysteria.

All tours depart from Salem's Old Town Hall, on the three steps. A local historian guides you through the cobblestone-lined streets of this 17th century city by the glow of lantern light.

Explore the driving factors behind the infamous Witch Trials Hysteria of 1692, meeting real practicing witches along the way. Learn about the rise of Salem as a world-class haunted seaport, creating some of the wealthiest families in its history.

The night ends at the 1637 Burial Ground, the oldest cemetery in Salem and second oldest in the state.

Acclaimed as one of Salem's "must-do tours", this experience is suitable for guests of all ages.
  • Tour Salem on a guided walking tour
  • Listen to 400 years of history from a local historian
  • elect a nighttime tour for a spookier setting
  • Stress-free package ideal for first-time visitors