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The Custom House, Salem

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  • August 10, 2017
    We noticed this beautiful building as we were walking and decided to explore it. We were glad we did because we learned a bit of area history, which was quite interesting and fascinating too.. The age...  more »
  • July 30, 2017
    You can take as much time, or as little time as you like. The female park ranger was wonderful with our children. She focused her talk so they would relate to the events if the past.  more »
  • July 29, 2017
    Even though our visit was short, it was a fascinating visit. I enjoyed learning about an early form of taxation in our country's history.  more »
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  • June 17, 2016
    Cool historic building where Hawthorne worked.
  • April 13, 2017
    Old US Custom House

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Where to stay in Salem

There are a number of accommodations within walking distance of downtown, enabling you to make the most of Salem’s nightlife and dining options. Those who want a room rich with character should look to the outskirts of the city. There you can find a number of charming bed and breakfasts, several of which are in restored century-old homes. A house or apartment rental is ideal if you're on vacation for a longer period of time.
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