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Haunted Footsteps & Salem Historical Tours: Tours & Tickets

#16 of 48 Tours in Salem
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We are Salem’s Premiere Walking Tour Company and home to everyone's favorite, the Haunted Footsteps Ghost Tour – Salem’s original ghostly stroll. We are the ones who started ghost tours in 1997 making us the oldest established professional walking...more
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Reviewed yesterday

Wasted 1.5 hours seeing places where things used to be. The first stop was in a roadway median where a house was pointed out but that wasn’t the house that used to be there. Saw businesses where orchards used to be and apartments where fields...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

Adam was not only knowledgeable about the history behind the ghost stories, he was funny as well. It was interesting to hear stories of hauntings around Salem. If you haven't been to Salem I highly suggest this!

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

Our tour guide, Nancy, was super informative and knew her stuff! Great story teller and offered a lot of insight that brought you back to that time as if you were there in midst of all the trials. Amazing experience and def recommend!

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our guild, Nick, did a very good job in giving history on the witch time periods and what happens. Note this tour walks about 1.5 hour and Isn’t about attractions or seeing detail areas. This is a walk that talks about history in general areas....More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My friend and I scheduled the historic overview, tv and movie locations, and evening tours. We did not end up going to the evening tour, but the first 2 were great! I don’t know if they have a limit per tour, but our tours were...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was a great tour. Our tour guide was informative and was in character! He took us to spooky spots throughout the town . My skeptical 14 year old daughter said it was her favorite thing that she did while in Salem. It’s definitely worth...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was excited to attend a ghost tour in Salem, but this did not meet the mark. It was extremely difficult to hear the guide at times due to the large size of the group, and at times we would be stopped near a busy...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in Salem and just took this tour for the first time today. Jeff was my tour guide. He was extremely knowledgeable about the witch trials in Salem, but was also entertaining. He explained the history of the witch trials without making the tour...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Katherine P
SalemHistoricalTours, Owner at Haunted Footsteps & Salem Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much. We try to dig into the details and convey that to our guests. Jeff does an awesome job at doing that. Glad you enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on the witchcraft walk today with a friend and was entertained the entire time. Our tour guide Jeff was humorous and energetic, I highly recommend this tour. He was extremely knowledgeable about the history of the trials, Salem, and surrounding areas. We saw...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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SalemHistoricalTours, Owner at Haunted Footsteps & Salem Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much. We are very happy you enjoyed the tours. Jeff does a great job and is an excellent tour guide.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide James was Great. He was very informative of Salem's history the good and the bad. He was also able to answer questions and show us other places to visit while in the town. I would recommend this tour.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Katie R
SalemHistoricalTours, Owner at Haunted Footsteps & Salem Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much. Glad you enjoyed the tour. James is a great guide.

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michmdur
25 April 2018|
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Response from SalemHistoricalTours | Property representative |
Hello. So sorry we didn't see this until now. All of our tours are about one mile in length. We do stop several times on the tour, but it varies due to the guide. We may stop 6-8 times on the hour tour and 10-12 times on the... More
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Leslie T
3 October 2017|
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Response from HollySK | Reviewed this property |
I am sure he would. The tour mixes history, ghosts, interesting stories. Both guides we had where very good at tell stories.
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sandyjurgen
17 August 2017|
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Response from SalemHistoricalTours | Property representative |
Hello, We are not aware of any active investigations in our area. We have been in touch with paranormal organizations who do such a thing, but we do not have a relationship with any of them. Some of us at the office have... More
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