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The Custom House, Salem

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  • We didn't get to go inside but the walk along the water is lovely and be sure to walk out to the lighthouse.  more »
  • Not alot to see this trip with restoration going on upstairs but a very informative Park Ranger who made the trip worth it , never knew how much money these places generated back in the day ..  more »
  • great history of the town and the importance of the customs house, a very well known author came from here, stop in and see who ..  more »
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  • Excellent learning experience in to how the country paid its debit after the revolutionary war.
  • It's a neat place to visit in a neat part of town. It's also free!
  • Cool historic building where Hawthorne worked.
  • Old US Custom House

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