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The Best Things to Do in North of Boston & Greater Merrimack Valley

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Things to do in North of Boston & Greater Merrimack Valley

Art Museum
One of the oldest and largest art museums in the U.S., Peabody Essex Museum houses close to 2 million pieces. Originally founded in 1799, the
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Tap into the supernatural at Crow Haven Corner, a store specializing in the mysterious legends surrounding Salem's colonial past. Get a psych
Visit Hex: Old World Witchery to purchase magical items or get a psychic reading from a witch. Browse through the collection of items and pic
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Duration: 120 to 135 minutes
Come and explore the rich, mysterious history of one of New England's most loved destinations Salem, Massachusetts. This ~2 hour walking tour brings to life the true story of Salem's storied past. We are a diverse groups of historians, teachers, professional artists whose passion for Salem's history is truly engaging. You will learn about Salem's rich past as a world-class seaport, hear hauntedly chilling tales of the supernatural, visit one of the most beautiful streets in America and learn of three hundred years of architecture, and find out the truth about the 1692 Salem Witch Trials hysteria. You will leave Salem wanting to plan your next trip back! Come and see why this the *only* tour you need while in Salem.Dog friendly! Handicap accessible! Tours run RAIN or SHINE. We do NOT cancel for weather. No refunds in October under any circumstances.***Please note, we book up to 40 people per tour in October.
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You've read the book ... You've seen the movie ... Now visit the place where it all began. The Home of Little Women -- and so much more! Regu
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Salem Witch Trials Memorial features a row of benches installed in a stone wall. Each bench is engraved with the name of a victim of the tria
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North of Boston & Greater Merrimack Valley

Located at the heart of New England, North of Boston & Greater Merrimack Valley offers two different faces--the shore with a string of lively seaside towns and barrier beaches and the culturally rich inland. Claim your piece of colonial history in Concord, known for its remarkably rich literary heritage, and Salem, famous for its 1692 witch trials. Along the shore, visit Gloucester for the thrill of whale spotting, Rockport for shopping, and Ipswich for the clams. A North of Boston & Greater Merrimack Valley vacation offers some of the best outdoors, cuisine, festivals, and fine arts in Massachusetts. Our United States travel website allows you to plan your trip to North of Boston & Greater Merrimack Valley and a wealth of other destinations big and small.

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Places to visit in North of Boston & Greater Merrimack Valley

SalemTrip planner Best for: Nightlife, Gift & Specialty Shop, Specialty Museum ConcordTrip planner Best for: Battlefield, Historic Site, Bridge GloucesterTrip planner Best for: Dolphin / Whale Watching, Beach, Monument RockportTrip planner Best for: Lookout, State Park, Landmark IpswichTrip planner Best for: Beach, Historic Site, Wildlife Area

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