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35 Top-Rated Salem, Massachusetts, Attractions Not to Miss

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35 Top-Rated Salem, Massachusetts, Attractions Not to Miss

Introduction - Its witch trials history, scenic waterfront, and delectable cuisine make Salem distinct from other cities in the US. If you...

 
 
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Shop on Essex Street Pedestrian Mall

Thing To Do 1 - Essex Street Pedestrian Mall is a great place to pick up some souvenirs. The street is filled with shops, as...

 
 

Go inside The Witch House

Thing To Do 2 - The Witch House, or the Jonathan Corwin House, is another historically significant home in Salem to see. This house was...

 
 

Visit the Fort Pickering Light

Thing To Do 3 - The Fort Pickering Light, also known as the Winter Island Light, is a 19th-century lighthouse in Salem. It was constructed...

 
 
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See a witch trial reenactment at the Witch Dungeon Museum

Thing To Do 4 - Salem is most well-known for being the place of the Salem Witch Trials. When in the city, you can find...

 
 
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Eat at Witch's Brew Cafe

Thing To Do 5 - One of the best places to visit in Salem, Massachusetts, to grab food is Witch's Brew Cafe. This popular location...

 
 

Learn something new at Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site

Thing To Do 6 - Many refer to the Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site as the birthplace of the American steel and iron industry...

 
 

Discover landmarks at the Salem Maritime National Historic Site

Thing To Do 7 - Located on the waterfront, the Salem Maritime National Historic Site covers nine acres. As you walk around the site, you'll...

 
 

Hop on the Salem Ferry to Boston

Thing To Do 8 - If you don't want to drive to Boston, you can also take the Salem Ferry. You can book a one-way...

 
 

Dare to go on a Salem ghost tour

Thing To Do 9 - Due to Salem's dark history, it's understandable that there are many haunted places in the city. A great way to...

 
 

Spend some time on Salem Common

Thing To Do 10 - Salem Common is a small green that's located near the Salem Witch Museum. It was established in the 17th century...

 
 

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