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Spellbound Tours

#3 of 30 Tours in Salem
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Address: Ticket Office is at the Magic Parlor 213 Essex Street, Tour meets in front of the Salem Visitor Center, Salem, MA 01970
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+1 978-740-1876
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Spellbound Tours is one of the oldest and most reputable tours in Salem....

Spellbound Tours is one of the oldest and most reputable tours in Salem. Their nightly tours cover the history of the most haunted places in Salem and their own experiences investigating them. Spellbound is the the only tour company in Salem that has actually done paranormal investigation in all the sites they visit. Take a trip through the dark side of Salem’s sinister past, to the actual locations of the infamous witch trials! Expect to be amazed by the large amount of documented Paranormal Activity! Visit real haunted locations, including what may be the most haunted cemetery in the country! Hear tales of vampirism- historic and today! Do real, live Vampires still lurk in the shadows of the this seaport town?! Discover the mysterious secrets of voodoo, the startling root of the Salem Witch Hysteria!

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The guide makes the history of the town come to life in a spooky fun way. It was a fun group activity for a festive weekend in October!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Stamford, Connecticut

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Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guide makes the history of the town come to life in a spooky fun way. It was a fun group activity for a festive weekend in October!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We went to Salem for the day during our trip to Boston. Although we enjoyed the city all day. The tour was definitely the best part of the day. Our tour guide made it exciting and a little scary. I definitely recommend it if you want to learn the dark history of Salem.

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

My husband and I took this ghost tour in Salem the day after Halloween. We were fairly pleased with this tour, but it wasn't my absolute favorite ghost tour I have ever taken. The guide was very engaging and knowledgable clearly. However, we did go to the witch museum and the house of the seven gables the day before and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Dr Vidkas spooky tour was so much fun! Was the highlight of my trip to Salem around Halloween. Totally going again next year.

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Hyannis, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

I attended the Friday afternoon walking tour with my 11 and 13 year-old grandchildren. Our guide was articulate, intelligent, fun, informative, and kept us captivated during our one and a half hour, walking tour. We had an opportunity to sit for a few minutes during several of our stops while our guide spoke about the location. This tour is great... More 

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West Kingston, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I had low expectations as I am not one to join tours. Planned on feeling unenthusiastic and a little embarrassed. I couldn't have been more wrong. Our guide, Dr Vitka, was kind, curious, energetic, funny, confident and knowledgeable. I hung on every word. It was such a fascinating tour told with well crafted stories and cliffhangers. Dr Vitka was awesomely... More 

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Deer Park, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed this tour very much are guide was entertaining and very helpful. The stories and history was very interesting. We had a family with their dog and when we were in the cemetery the dog was unsettled and couldnt get out of the cemetery fast enough so we probably had some extra tourist with us.

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Spring Lake, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Spellbound tours with mike is by far the best night tour in Salem! He brought us to sights that you would never seen on your own! He was so informative and so much fun. On this tour we found out we are actually staying in a very haunted hotel. Historical and spooky! Hands down a 5 star tour

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We went a few days after Halloween, so there were only a few of us on the tour. The dude was super knowledgeable, very entertaining, and left us with some stories that kept us awake for days. Go on it!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Did this tour this past Monday evening. Our tour guide Mike was interesting, fun we learned so much about the town. We highly recommend this tour.

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