"Salem on Halloween!" Top 5 Page for this destination Salem by kazander
Salem Travel Guide: 447 reviews and 1,171 photos
For once we wanted to do something really fun and special for my favorite holiday, so we planned to go to the witch capital of Salem for a truly spooky , festive Halloween! Halloween in Salem has been called the " Mardi Gras of the north" so we knew we were in for a party!
We have just returned from our 2nd annual Halloween trip to Salem. It was once again fantastic. We visited some places we hadn't gone before, and returned to some old favorites, updates are on the way!
Well known for the witchcraft trials of 1692, Salem has a foreboding past. the town itself remains very historical with many old buildings remaining to explore, including the house made famous by Nathaniel Hawthorne's novel, The House of the Seven Gables.
Haunted Happenings is the title given to the Halloween festivities that take place in Salem during the month of October. Many special events are planned, so check out the website before you go, to make the most out of your Salem experience.
- Pros:Lots of History, exciting on Halloween
- Cons:HUGE crowds on Halloween
Down by the wharf there are a bunch of little touristy shops. Lots of little crafts, souveniers, an antique store, and... more travel advice
Essex Street is the center of all the hubub. So many people crowd this street which is lined with shops and resturants,... more travel advice
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