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After remembering the very real tragedy of the Salem witch trials, you can have your picture taken with Samantha Stephens, the spell-casting, nose-twitching beauty from the classic show Bewitched.

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Nearby Massachusetts attractions

1. Witch History Museum

0.09 MILES

This 'museum' utilizes scary-looking mannequins to recount the history of the Salem witch trials. It has re-created scenes from 'Old Salem village,'…

2. Witch Dungeon Museum

0.13 MILES

This place offers a 15-minute live re-enactment of a witch trial, using historical transcripts for dialog (which is interesting, but it makes it difficult…

3. Witch House

0.15 MILES

Of more than a score of witchy attractions in town, this is the only actual historic site. The house was once the home of Jonathan Corwin, a local…

4. Witch Trials Memorial


The most poignant site in Salem is the Witch Trials Memorial, a quiet park behind the Peabody Essex Museum, where simple stones are inscribed with the…

5. Peabody Essex Museum

0.21 MILES

All of the art, artifacts and curiosities that Salem merchants brought back from the Far East were the foundation for this museum. Founded in 1799, it is…

6. Yin Yu Tang

0.21 MILES

Contained within the Peabody Essex Museum, this 16-room Chinese house was shipped to the museum from China's southeastern Huizhou region.

7. Phillips House

0.29 MILES

The Phillips House displays the family furnishings of a Salem sea captain, including a collection of antique carriages and cars.

8. Punto Urban Art Museum

0.29 MILES

If you walk south on Lafayette from Derby St, you'll find yourself on the other side of the tracks (or river, in this case). Welcome to El Punto, or ‘The…