8 days in Salem Itinerary

8 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.
Let the collections at Salem Toy Museum and Ogunquit Museum of American Art capture your imagination. Head to Omen: Psychic Parlor and Witchcraft Emporium and Abacusfor some retail therapy. Change things up with these side-trips from Salem: World's End (in Hingham), Parker River National Wildlife Refuge (in Newburyport) and Short Sands Beach (in York Beach). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Wells Reserve at Laudholm, get engrossed in the history at Salem Witch Museum, kick back and relax at Nantasket Beach, and examine the collection at Peabody Essex Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Salem trip planning site .

If you are flying in from Mexico, 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 November, daytime highs in Salem are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Salem

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Old Burial Hill, Short Sands Beach, Sargent House Museum
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The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Wells Reserve at Laudholm ©
Wells Reserve at Laudholm

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