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The Witch House/Corwin House

310 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3257
+1 978-744-8815
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The only remaining Salem structure with direct ties to the witch trials of 1692.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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310 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970-3257
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"self guided tour"
in 110 reviews
"answer questions"
in 30 reviews
"period furniture"
in 10 reviews
"own pace"
in 14 reviews
"piece of history"
in 13 reviews
"step back in time"
in 10 reviews
"take your time"
in 8 reviews
"lots of history"
in 11 reviews
"on display"
in 11 reviews
"gift shop"
in 21 reviews
"visiting salem"
in 8 reviews
"judge"
in 73 reviews
"ties"
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"artifacts"
in 61 reviews
"information"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Informative. Loved seeing it and it was also on a walking tour that we came by at night and saw the outside of it again.

Thank Jaime C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I was visiting from Florida in winter. There isn’t a lot open in Salem during that time. The Witch House is one the places. I’m glad we got an opportunity to tour it. It was neat to see how everyone lived in...More

Thank Carey L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The house was owned by a judge in the Witch Trials and was used for some parts of the trials. The whole thing is a self guided tour about the time period with a few specifics about the home and families. Very interesting if you...More

Thank Savannah R
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

This house owned by Judge Jonathan Corwin, a Witch Trial judge, has direct ties to the Salem Witch Trials, and was built between 1620 and 1642.(The Rebecca Nurse house in Danvers does too.) It has several rooms showing the typical kitchen, living area and bedrooms...More

Thank angeleyes27
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

So, the house is cool and we waited in line for about 40 minutes to get in (there was a big festival downtown and it was October, so expect that) but this is not what they present it to be. I was under the impression...More

1  Thank Jordyn B
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

A small and very crowed old home with neat sights to see upstairs and down , a better time of the year would be better to enjoy it in without the crowds .

Thank Mike W
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

the name witch house is misleading, no witch lived here, its a house turned museum to hold items found across the town to reflect the times during the witch trials, the items were not unique and of little interest

Thank Marie Renee B
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We loved this house!! So much history and it’s beautiful!!! Loved being able to go upstairs too!! Love self guided tours too!! Highly recommend!!

1  Thank MJStefko2012
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

It's all very well to look at the mass hysteria of the people in history as ridiculous - but let's be honest - accusing people with differences of all having the same negative traits based on fear is a current issue. There is also a...More

1  Thank PaulyFrequentFlyer
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Visited here on our way up to the White Mountains a couple of days before halloween.It was all decked out for the season and we enjoyed the history of it.

Thank KEVCO36
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Hayley1607
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20-30 minutes tops
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29 July 2017|
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Response from Becki C | Reviewed this property |
From the website: HOURS OF OPERATION: March 15-November 15 10am-5pm (Last entry into museum is 4:45pm) Winter Hours (November 16-March 14) Thursday-Sunday 12pm -4pm
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