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Witch Dungeon Museum

Opens in 23 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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After a trial reenactment, visitors tour the recreated dungeon where the condemned witches were sent.
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16 Lynde St, Salem, MA 01970-3404
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately they were closed for season not opened till April 1st. Their site showed open but note on door said closed for season

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ParanormalReader
Reviewed 7 February 2019

After we were in a few Museums in Salem, we decided to go to the Witch Dungeon Museum. We entered a Hall that looked like a Theater. After a few Minutes the Show started. The Actors were really good and you could hear and see...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KonstantinF1984
Reviewed 1 February 2019

This was my first time seeing this performance but my Aunt and sister saw it before. It was very informative. The performance wasn't too long. The guide was very nice.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carrm89
Reviewed 20 December 2018

Worth a visit if you're in Salem and interested in witches. The first part is a reenactment of the witch trial, but with the heater going in the auditorium, it was very hard to hear what the actors were saying, but the bits I did...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BNT8114
Reviewed 18 December 2018

We went to Salem for the day and decided to get some witch facts and history. I don;t remember the gentlemans name that was our guide but he was great. They really enforce the actual facts about Salem and what actually happened vs all the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jenzgem
Reviewed 7 December 2018

This is another of the shows we had heard so many good things about in Salem and wanted to go and see. For unlike other shows in town this one starts with trial using copies of actual court transcripts from that time, making it interesting...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Our guide was very knowledgeable about the tortures used to extract confessions from the "witches". The cells in which people were kept were insanely small for one person let alone 4-5, Think broom closet then cut that in half.... The crazy things humans do to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank D R
Reviewed 19 November 2018

A great place to visit. t tries to dismiss the rubbish of the Salem with trials but to give you a true history of the events that led to the trials and the aftermath. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Don T
Reviewed 19 November 2018

I am glad that I stopped in the tourist spot. It was entertaining but didn't seem like there was much put into the experience. They re-enacted the Witch Trial. Short and vague with only two people and dummy props for the other characters. The dungeon...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank an0nym0us9999
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Had to go in to visit some witches....reasonable entry fee and was in the neighborhood so we stopped in for a tour. Thought it would be cheesy but ended up learning some facts! Gift shop was big and bought some stuff for the grands.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jessicabot2
5 October 2018|
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Response from BostonSuz46 | Reviewed this property |
Just wing it! Everyone who comes to Salem is looking for a different experience...I agree with nosae17 response but sounds like he's more of a history buff than "witch related". Witch trials were only 6 months time out of... More
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Denise B
28 May 2018|
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Response from Annette L | Reviewed this property |
$10 each adult
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Pippa B
25 March 2018|
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Response from Sudeb G |
I think one and half hours will be more than sufficient.
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