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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got to see this during our Salem Heritage tour. A cute historic building. It appears in Hocus Pocus as the town hall. Right in the middle of all the action in Salem so it is easy to see. Free!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Wanderer790
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Though it is still called Old Town Hall, it is now a historical museum. The hold plays upstairs every so often. It is another building that was featured in Hocus Pocus. It's in the scene where Max and Dani (along with Allison) find their parents...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 22 August 2019

Right in the middle of busy Essex st so easy to find. Was the town Hall in Hocus Pocus where Bette Midler went to the Halloween party

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

Famous for the Halloween party scene in the movie Hocus Pocus. Today Old Town Hall is used for a wide variety or resouces. Including in October the Live Performances of Cry Innocent. The first floor of the town hall is a museum depicting the history...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank himynameisvans
Reviewed 18 November 2018

I watched part of the Cry Innocence Witch Trial in the building. It was an interesting site to see and knowing that the actual trials took place in the building made it a historic site worth seeing.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank an0nym0us9999
Reviewed 12 October 2018

The Old Town Hall houses an interesting museum and is the venue for the “Cry Innocent” performance about the witch trials. For me, however, the interest was in seeing the exterior of the building because it was used in the film “Hocus Pocus”. Located off...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We recently visited during our trip to Salem and the town hall always had events going and characters set out front. Definitely a place you need to visit when going to Salem!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nicole O
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Walking thru the wonderful museums of this wonderful town. We did the Haunted Walk at night and did a few museums, ate at Main St Rest.it was great food and wine.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

This was a very nice town hall with a small museum inside. It is also home to the play "Cry Innocent" which I think is very worthwhile to watch.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mark42139
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

I was really excited to see all of the Hocus Pocus filming locations in Salem and the Town Hall was used as the Halloween party. It’s instantly recognizable. Today the hall houses the Cry Innocent play and the Salem Museum. Pro tip for Hocus Pocus...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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