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A Sad and Sobering Testiment

It took a long time to get this memorial recognized and erected but now that it has been, it is... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2018
Encantadaguesthouse
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Interesting Visit

The history here is so interesting which makes it a great visit . Nice memorial about the witch... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

It took a long time to get this memorial recognized and erected but now that it has been, it is well worth a visit. Too many innocent people lost to religious frenzy. Salem is a stark reminder of that.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Encantadaguesthouse
Reviewed 2 November 2018

The history here is so interesting which makes it a great visit . Nice memorial about the witch trials and if this is something you like you should definitely check it out

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Worth visiting. Very nice memorial about our history . If you are in the area I suggest coming here.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank burgerboy101
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Worth visiting. In the middle of a residential area, erected to remember all of the unfortunate residents caught up in the 1692 witch trials.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Donna P
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

People flock to Salem to experience a romanticized or sensationalized version of the witchcraft hysteria. But the event started in Salem Village, present day Danvers, Massachusetts. This memorial is literally a few hundred yards from where it all began. There is nothing exciting, glamorous, or...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

I got more by standing at the bottom of Gallows Hill (be sure to stop by) but I found this memorial to be moving. Worth stopping by.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank HossNPepper
Reviewed 21 July 2018

If you are in Danvers, this is a great memorial to the people who lost their lives during the Witchcraft Hysteria that gripped the area in 1692.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sue F
Reviewed 8 July 2018

It is a thought provoking site well worth visiting. Ken Brown of the Boston 5 was the chief fund raiser for this monument. It is the most complete monument to the accused. Well worth seeing if your a history buff.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JonNormandin
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We have a relative who was tried and executed. She is listed on the memorial. The grounds are well cared for and there is no cost

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 3 July 2018

The first and only memorial to all of the victims of the 1692 Witch-Hunt (including those who died in jail). Sobering monument to all of the innocents who suffered and died. Erected by the Town of Danvers (formerly known as Salem Village) in 1992 to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank dangagn0n
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