7 days in Salem Itinerary

7 days in Salem Itinerary

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Salem

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Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salem: Harvard Museum of Natural History (in Cambridge), Gloucester (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Fishermen's Memorial Monument) and Hampton Beach State Park (in Hampton). There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of The House of the Seven Gables, enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach, take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove, and enjoy the sea views from Nubble Lighthouse.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Salem trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airports are General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport, Portsmouth International at Pease Airport, Manchester-Boston Regional Airport and Theodore Francis Green State Airport. In September, daytime highs in Salem are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salem

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Concord, Gloucester, Abbot Hall Maritime Museum, Hampton Beach State Park
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The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Salem Witch Museum ©
Salem Witch Museum
Peabody Essex Museum ©
Peabody Essex Museum

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