This tour is amazing! A lot of hidden surprises. The grounds are beautiful to walk threw. This history and artifacts are amazing! I would do this tour everytime I visited Salem.
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Took this tour during our visit to Salem and we were pleasantly surprised by it. Our guide was knowledgeable and entertaining. We learned a lot about the house, the families who lived there, the history of Salem and how it contributed to shaping the country...More
My husband and I enjoyed the tour of the house of the seven gables, and all of it's secrets. The tour guide was quite full of himself. My husband asked a question about the door frame, and the guide felt the need to reprimand him...More
This house has a wonderful history and is a definite stop when visiting Salem. The grounds are lovely and if weather permits, it's a nice place to relax and spend some time. The tour takes you through the house and shows the transformation over the...More
This was a great tour from start to finish and would suggest it to anyone that’s going to be in the Salem area. The details of the tour are amazing and if you have time you should read the book first. I wish I would...More
We're so happy you had an excellent experience on your visit and hope you'll plan a return trip!
Even if you are not familiar with the story that made this house famous, the tour is well worth the time and price of admission! Our guide was extremely knowledgeable about the house, its history, and its various owners. Great way to learn a lot...More
We just went to The House of the Seven Gables and we were so glad we did. We got to tour Nathaniel Hawthorne's birthplace on our own and then were given a guided tour of the Seven Gables. The tour guide, Terry, was lovely and...More
Thank you so much for the nice review and kind words about Terri. We'll be sure to pass along your feedback!
We took the tour of the House of Seven Gables and it was fantastic. The guide was the best ever. Loved the secret staircase and the overall condition of the home along with the Hawthorne home on the site. Beautiful grounds. Well worth the time....More
The guide was very knowledgeable and the tour was really interesting. We climbed the 'hidden staircase' and a few caveats: If you are claustrophobic, it does get tight at a turn just before you enter the upstairs room. (You can do it!) Also, if you...More
My wife and I made it to the House of the Seven Gables just in time for their noon tour on a Thursday. An elderly gentleman named Michael led our tour, a group of about 10 people. To be honest, I was unsure what to...More
Thank you for the kind and detailed review! We're so happy you had an excellent experience and will pass your compliments to Michael.