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Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery

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Hidden gem of salem

What an excellent museum!!! The owner was very kind and helpful, and the exhibit itself was... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Jared B
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Salem visit

Great museum! If you love movie monsters and things that go bump in the night then this is for... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Plainville, Connecticut
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WE HAVE MOVED to 217 Essex Street in Salem! This cinematic Monster museum is one of Salem's most unique and sometimes overlooked attractions! If you enjoy monsters, don't miss this attraction! This museum is dedicated to all those who have...more
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217 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-7511
+1 978-740-0500
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

What an excellent museum!!! The owner was very kind and helpful, and the exhibit itself was amazing. If you’re a fan of horror, this is a must see. I imagine this place must be awesome to visit during the Halloween season. Only thing I’d change...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jared B
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Great museum! If you love movie monsters and things that go bump in the night then this is for you. Pay a visit, you’ll enjoy it!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank roberttF3191YX
Reviewed 11 June 2018

A wonderfully unique horror movie tribute museum! The owner and staff are the best! A true must see when visiting Salem, MA!! My wife and I are looking forward to visiting again soon!!

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank GhostHunter49503
Reviewed 15 February 2018

If you're in the New England area or visiting, put Count Orlok's on your list of must sees. They have curated the most incredible collection of classic and modern day horror figures. The craftsmanship is movie studio quality and the design, layout and special plaques...More

Date of experience: October 2017
4  Thank Samarasnoh
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

My partner and I called. He isn't a horror fan. It enjoyed all the same. Guy on desk very friendly and welcoming. Costumes and models fab. All with information. Loved this place. Horribly good.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank enncle
Reviewed 1 January 2018

museum of waxed horror villians, great variety and all my favs were there, only took 20 mins but it was enjoyable cant take pics :( but fun

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Marie Renee B
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I am an Avid Horror movie fan and this museum was great. I loved the fact that they had so many characters. Very neat and kind of spooky. My mom was really surprised by how many characters she actually knew of. The guy working was...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This was a fun little stop. The kids were scared as we explored the galley. There was lots of info on the props. Military discount was available which helped on cost.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank srmorgan516
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We kind of stumbled up on this place. We are both big horror movie fans so of course we had to go. The guy working there was nice, helpful, friendly. The displays are great! Lots of info about your favorite horror villains and they are...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery has been a stable in Salem for 10 years now. During most of the year it is a museum where guests can walk through and see scenes from horror movies. During October the museum closes at 2 and re opens at...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank spazie85
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13 January 2019|
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Response from msulliv | Reviewed this property |
It was $15.00 for adults in when I went in October 2018, but you can often get discounts through online ticketing or package deals.
16 December 2018|
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Response from Kelly O | Reviewed this property |
It’s worth messaging on their Facebook but it looks like they’re only open Saturday’s at the moment.
Tanya R
18 February 2018|
Response from Lorraine M | Reviewed this property |
what's the question?