, Salem, MA


October 2, 2008

Haunted Happenings 2008 calendar


New England Pirate Museum

Features a guided tour where you will visit a re-created dock-side village, cave and pirate ship and experience the adventures of New England's sea-robbers. Save $5.00 per person with a Combination Ticket to Witch Dungeon Museum, Witch History Museum and Pirate Museum. Open 7 days a week 10am-5pm, May through Oct., weekends April and November. Oct. extended hours: Saturday 18: 10am-6pm, Friday 24: 10am-6pm, Saturday 25: 10am-9pm, Sunday 26:10am-8pm, Friday 31: 10am-8pm, Saturday Nov 1: 10am - 7pm. 274 Derby St. ¬· 978.741.2800 ¬·

The Haunted Neighborhood

Home of Salem's #1 rated Haunted Attraction! Savor famous Maine apple buns, kettle corn, and other treats. Open daily, call for extended weekend hours. 288 Derby St. 978.740.2929 ¬·

Salem Wax Museum - Salem's Original Wax Museum of Witches & Seafarers. Come face to face with figures of the time depicted by life-like London made wax figures.

Salem Witch Village - Tour led by practicing witches separating the myths and reality of witchcraft in the ancient and modern world.

Frankenstein's Laboratory - Salem's #1 Ranked Haunted House - inspired by the classic period of literary horror. Step into the dungeon and enter the notorious chambers of Dr. Frankenstein.

The Haunted Witch Village - Salem's largest Haunted House - After Witches leave the Village and the darker side of our maze comes alive. Our ghouls and goblins come out to scare all who dare.

The Candlelit Ghostly Tour - A walking tour through the streets of Historic Salem's most haunted houses. Learn the history and horror of the Witch City.

Within the Witching Hour - A live presentation of spellcasting by a real practicing witch who will take you through all the steps of creating a magical circle for you to join in releasing your own spell.

Salem Historical Tours

Salem's professional tour company features varied tours. Cemetery 101/Grave Matters (daily 1pm) explores Salem's oldest cemetery. Witchcraft Walk (daily 3pm) examines the Salem Witch Trials. 60 minutes each. Tickets at Salem Historical Tours, 8 Central St.. All tours depart this office as well. 978.745.0666 ¬·

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