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Salem, Massachusetts

Shops
Angelica of the Angels - shops with candles, jewelry, gifts, books, incense; also classes, readings; 192 Essex St. 978-745-9355WEBSITE
Aroma Sanctum Perfumes - CHANGED TO ONLINE ONLY; uniquely blended fragrances, bath and body products, perfume bottles; 5 Central St. 978-740-9400WEBSITE
Artemisia Botanicals - variety of gifts and botanical products; incense, decor, herbs, spices, tea, candles, soaps, oils; 3 Hawthorne Blvd. 978-745-0065WEBSITE
Bewitched in Salem - variety of unique products; oils, cauldrons, books, jewelry, crystals, incense; 180 Essex St. 978-744-9904WEBSITE
B. F. Goodstitch - needlepoint shop; threads, canvases, classes; 18 Front St. 978-740-8986WEBSITE
Coon's Gard and Gift Shop - ouvenirs, gifts, t-shirts, sweatshirts, jewelry, crystals, pet costumes, candles, cards, oils, books; 226 Essex St. 978-744-5884WEBSITE
Crow Haven Corner - books, candles home decor, readings, gifts, magical items; 125 Essex St. 978-745-8763WEBSITE
Enchanted Shop - magical supply shop; herbs, oils, crystals, candles, jewelry; 98 Wharf St. 978-745-2856WEBSITE
Harbor Sweets - hand crafted small batch chocolates; nautical themes; 85 Leavitt St. 978-745-7648WEBSITE
Haus Witch - items for the home, personal care and healing; candles, cards, bath and shower products, accessories, herbals, oils, books; 144 Washington St. 978-594-8950WEBSITE
Hex Old World Witchery - witch products; oils, potions, spell kits, incense, jewelry, amulets, candles; 246 Essex St. 978-666-0765WEBSITE
Hive and Forge - collection of artisan made items, including t-shirts, women's apparel, jewelry, candles, frames, prints, photographs; 30 Church St. 978-866-1165WEBSITE
J. Mode - women's contemporary clothing boutique; 17 Front St. 978-744-7007WEBSITE
Moody's Home and Gifts - gift shop with homemade items and international imports; soy candles, decor, soaps, essential oils, cards, frames, mugs, jewelry, Salem-themed prints and coasters; 109 Essex St. 978-414-5390WEBSITE
Mud Puddle Toys - CLOSED in Salem; open in Marblehead; toy store featuring safe, eco-friendly toys; educational, wooden toys, arts&crafts; 221 Essex St. 978-740-5400WEBSITE
Nu Aeon - CHANGED TO ONLINE ONLY; witch products; amulets, candles, incense; 88 Wharf St. 978-744-0202WEBSITE
Omen Psychic Parlor & Witchcraft Emporium - psychic readings, classes, products; 184 Essex St. 978-666-0763WEBSITE
Pamplemousse - French wines and gourmet foods boutique; also tableware, gifts, cookware, crafts; 185 Essex St. 978-745-2900WEBSITE
Record Exchange - record store selling new and used vinyl, plus cd's and dvd's; 256 Washington St. 978-745-0777WEBSITE
Rusty and Ingrid - hand made New England themed screen prints; 34 Front St. 978-309-8618WEBSITE
Salemdipity - gifts; sister store to The Trolley Depot; books, gifts, souvenirs; located at Pickering Wharf area; 86 Wharf St. 978-745-5556WEBSITE
The Barking Cat Pet Emporium - CLOSED; cat and dog food, treats, accessories, toys; downtown; 266 Essex St. 978-745-2275WEBSITE
The Magic Parlor - witch clothing, oils, herbs, books, jewelry, incense, gag items, fangs; 213 Essex St. 978-740-3866WEBSITE
The Trolley Depot - downtown eclectic gift shop; Halloween collectibles, books, jewelry, t-shirts, souvenirs; 191 Essex St. 978-745-3003WEBSITE
Tibet Arts and Healing - Tibetan imports, including singing bowls, statues, ceramics, prayer and meditation accessories, incense, jewelry; 230 Essex St. 978-982-9022WEBSITE
Witch City Consignment & Thrift Store - wide variety of used items for sale; includes Halloween products; 301 Essex St. 978-744-4433WEBSITE
Witch Tee's - t-shirt store; also, sweatshirts, gifts, hats, socks; 2 locations; Witch City Mall, 2 E. India Square Mall; 181 Essex St. 978-740-0900WEBSITE
Ye Olde Pepper Candy Companie - old fashioned candy store, across from House of Seven Gables; 122 Derby St. 978-745-2744WEBSITE

Laurie Cabot Witch Shoppe - potions, incense, books about magic; crystals, psychic readings; online shopWEBSITE
Shop Listing - salem.org - list of shops by typeWEBSITE

General Information
Regional Visitor Center - part of National Park Service; great place to begin; 27 minute free film, gift shop; 2 New Liberty St. 978-740-1650WEBSITE
Essex National Heritage Area - Federally designated historic region; includes 34 towns north of BostonWEBSITE
Guide to Salem - salemweb.comWEBSITE
Haunted Happenings - official website for Salem's Halloween information, news, events, activitiesWEBSITE
Salem Office of Tourism Information Site - salem.org; visitor guide, special eventsWEBSITE
Salem Shopping District - salemmainstreets.org; news and eventsWEBSITE
Salem Visitor Center Heritage Tour - easy walk around Salem; trail marked by red line in townWEBSITE

Maps
Salem Map - salemweb.com; map of downtown with attractionsWEBSITE

Restaurants
Captain Dusty's Ice Cream - ice cream and frozen yogurt; 143 Derby St. 978-744-0777WEBSITE
Jaho Coffee & Tea - coffee & tea shop in wharf area; latte, cappuccino, gelato, desserts; 197 Derby St. 978-744-4300WEBSITE
Life Alive - organic cafe; grain, acai, and noodle bowls; salads, soups, smoothies, lattes, juices; 281 Essex St. 978-594-4644WEBSITE
Lobster Shanty - casual restaurant and bar, open seasonally, outdoor seating, live music; 25 Front St. 978-745-5449WEBSITE
Maria's Sweet Somethings - chocolate, candy, ice cream, desserts, gifts; located downtown; 26 Front St. 978-825-9111WEBSITE
Passage to India - Indian food restaurant between downtown and waterfront; 157 Washington St. 978-832-2200WEBSITE
Polonus Deli - high quality deli meats, Eastern European foods and candy, ice cream; 176 Essex St. 978-740-3203WEBSITE
Salem Beer Works - restaurant and brewery on Derby St.; 278 Derby St. 978-745-2337WEBSITE

Destination Salem Restaurant Listing - salem.org; list from the Salem Tourism OfficeWEBSITE

Accommodations
Hawthorne Hotel - located in downtown Salem; 18 Washington Sq. 978-744-4080WEBSITE
Morning Glory - near House of Seven Gables in downtown area, relaxed 3 guest room B&B with parking, hightly rated; 22 Hardy St. 978-741-1703WEBSITE
Salem Inn - consists of three historic homes; Capt. West House, Curwan House, Peabody House; 7 Summer St. 978-741-0680WEBSITE
Salem Waterfront Hotel & Marina - luxury boutique hotel; indoor heated pool, marina services; 225 Derby St. 978-740-8788WEBSITE

List of B&B's - iloveinns.comWEBSITE

Events, Activities, Attractions
Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery - monster museum; haunted house during October; 217 Essex St. 978-740-0500WEBSITE
Crowinshield Bentley House - Georgian colonial home; part of Peabody Essex Museum; 126 Essex St. 978-745-9500WEBSITE
Gallows Hill Museum & Theatre - formerly Witches Cottage; live witchcraft; ghost shows; special events; group shows; 7 Lynde St. 978-825-0222WEBSITE
Gardner-Pingree House 1805 - Federal style house, beautiful interior decor; part of Peabody Essex Museum; 128 Essex St. 978-745-9500WEBSITE
House of the Seven Gables - Capt. John Turner House, subject of Nathaniel Hawthorne's book; tours; 115 Derby St. 978-744-0991WEBSITE
National Park Service Salem Visitor Center - free history of Essex County film; info; gift shop; 2 New Liberty St. 978-740-1650WEBSITE
New England Pirate Museum - tour guide leads you through museum; artifacts, treasure, pirate ship; 274 Derby St. 978-741-2800WEBSITE
Peabody Essex Museum - downtown Salem museum of art and culture; hands-on activities, gift shop; 161 Essex St. 978-745-9500WEBSITE
Peirce-Nichols House - remodeled in Federal style by Samuel McIntire; part of Peabody Essex Museum; 80 Federal St. 978-745-9500WEBSITE
Pioneer Village - recreation of a 1630 Puritan Village; period actors; check hours; 98 West Ave. 978-744-8815WEBSITE
Salem Wax Museum - Salem witch history notables, pirates, and author Nathaniel Hawthorne; 288 Derby St. 978-740-2929WEBSITE
Salem Willows Park - picnic area, arcade, carousel, concessions weather permitting; beach, fishing pier; short drive from downtown; 167 Fort Ave. 978-745-0251WEBSITE
Salem Witch History Museum - live presentation; downstairs tour of fifteen scenes; 197-201 Essex St. 978-741-7770WEBSITE
Salem Witch Museum - dramatic presentation of Witch Trials; 19 1/2 Washington Sq. North 978-744-1692WEBSITE
Salem Witch Village - guided tour about the history of witchcraft and the witch hunts; 282 Derby St. 978-740-2929WEBSITE
The Custom House - Federal style building preserved across from Derby Wharf; 176 Derby St. 978-740-1650WEBSITE
The Witch House - Jonathan Corwin House, home of local magistrate at time of witch trials; 310 Essex St. 978-744-8815WEBSITE
Witch Dungeon Museum - actors recreate witch trials; 16 Lynde St. 978-741-3570WEBSITE
Bewitched Statue - roadsideamerica.com; downtown Salem in Lappin ParkWEBSITE
Haunted Happenings - official website for Salem's Halloween information, news, events, activitiesWEBSITE
Hocus Pocus Tours - family owned tour company; informative, entertainingWEBSITE
Salem Historical Tours - day and evening tours, varied themes, "Haunted Footsteps Ghost Tour"WEBSITE
Salem Maritime National Historic Site - includes Derby & Hawkes Houses, tall ship at waterfront; ck. website for hoursWEBSITE
Salem Trolley - hour long tour and all day transportation for exploring SalemWEBSITE
The Burying Point - graveyard in downtown SalemWEBSITE

Kids
Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery - monster museum; haunted house during October; 217 Essex St. 978-740-0500WEBSITE
Crowinshield Bentley House - Georgian colonial home; part of Peabody Essex Museum; 126 Essex St. 978-745-9500WEBSITE
Gallows Hill Museum & Theatre - formerly Witches Cottage; live witchcraft; ghost shows; special events; group shows; 7 Lynde St. 978-825-0222WEBSITE
Gardner-Pingree House 1805 - Federal style house, beautiful interior decor; part of Peabody Essex Museum; 128 Essex St. 978-745-9500WEBSITE
House of the Seven Gables - Capt. John Turner House, subject of Nathaniel Hawthorne's book; tours; 115 Derby St. 978-744-0991WEBSITE
National Park Service Salem Visitor Center - free history of Essex County film; info; gift shop; 2 New Liberty St. 978-740-1650WEBSITE
New England Pirate Museum - tour guide leads you through museum; artifacts, treasure, pirate ship; 274 Derby St. 978-741-2800WEBSITE
Peabody Essex Museum - downtown Salem museum of art and culture; hands-on activities, gift shop; 161 Essex St. 978-745-9500WEBSITE
Peirce-Nichols House - remodeled in Federal style by Samuel McIntire; part of Peabody Essex Museum; 80 Federal St. 978-745-9500WEBSITE
Pioneer Village - recreation of a 1630 Puritan Village; period actors; check hours; 98 West Ave. 978-744-8815WEBSITE
Salem Wax Museum - Salem witch history notables, pirates, and author Nathaniel Hawthorne; 288 Derby St. 978-740-2929WEBSITE
Salem Willows Park - picnic area, arcade, carousel, concessions weather permitting; beach, fishing pier; short drive from downtown; 167 Fort Ave. 978-745-0251WEBSITE
Salem Witch History Museum - live presentation; downstairs tour of fifteen scenes; 197-201 Essex St. 978-741-7770WEBSITE
Salem Witch Museum - dramatic presentation of Witch Trials; 19 1/2 Washington Sq. North 978-744-1692WEBSITE
Salem Witch Village - guided tour about the history of witchcraft and the witch hunts; 282 Derby St. 978-740-2929WEBSITE
The Custom House - Federal style building preserved across from Derby Wharf; 176 Derby St. 978-740-1650WEBSITE
The Witch House - Jonathan Corwin House, home of local magistrate at time of witch trials; 310 Essex St. 978-744-8815WEBSITE
Witch Dungeon Museum - actors recreate witch trials; 16 Lynde St. 978-741-3570WEBSITE
Bewitched Statue - roadsideamerica.com; downtown Salem in Lappin ParkWEBSITE
Haunted Happenings - official website for Salem's Halloween information, news, events, activitiesWEBSITE
Hocus Pocus Tours - family owned tour company; informative, entertainingWEBSITE
Salem Historical Tours - day and evening tours, varied themes, "Haunted Footsteps Ghost Tour"WEBSITE
Salem Maritime National Historic Site - includes Derby & Hawkes Houses, tall ship at waterfront; ck. website for hoursWEBSITE
Salem Trolley - hour long tour and all day transportation for exploring SalemWEBSITE

In October Shops Cast a Spell on Visitors to Salem, Massachusetts, October 2011


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The Trolley Depot, Essex St., Salem, Massachusetts
The Trolley Depot, Essex St., Salem, Massachusetts

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Salem Trolley, Central St., Salem
Salem Trolley, Central St., Salem

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Salem Armory Visitor Center, New Liberty St., Salem, Ma.
Salem Armory Visitor Center, New Liberty St., Salem, Ma.

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Peabody Essex Museum, Essex St., Salem
Peabody Essex Museum, Essex St., Salem

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Jaho Coffee and Tea, Derby St., Salem
Jaho Coffee and Tea, Derby St., Salem

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Salem Waterfront Hotel and Suites, Derby St., Salem
Salem Waterfront Hotel and Suites, Derby St., Salem

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Salem Wax Museum, Derby St., Salem
Salem Wax Museum, Derby St., Salem

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Salem Witch Village, Derby St., Salem
Salem Witch Village, Derby St., Salem

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The Burying Point, Charter St., Salem
The Burying Point, Charter St., Salem

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Salem Witch Trials Memorial, adjacent to Burying Point cemetery, Charter St., Salem
Salem Witch Trials Memorial, adjacent to Burying Point cemetery, Charter St., Salem

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Burying Point tombstones, Charter St., Salem
Burying Point tombstones, Charter St., Salem

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Bewitched Statue, Essex and Washington Streets, Salem
Bewitched Statue, Essex and Washington Streets, Salem

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J. Mode, Front St., Salem
J. Mode, Front St., Salem

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Pamplemousse, Essex St., Salem
Pamplemousse, Essex St., Salem

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Bewitched in Salem, Essex St., Salem
Bewitched in Salem, Essex St., Salem

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Witch Tee's, Essex St., Salem
Witch Tee's, Essex St., Salem

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Polonus Deli, Essex St., Salem
Polonus Deli, Essex St., Salem

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Salem Witch Museum, Washington Sq. North, Salem
Salem Witch Museum, Washington Sq. North, Salem

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Red's Sandwich Shop, Central St., Salem
Red's Sandwich Shop, Central St., Salem

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Salem Waterfront, Salem, Ma.
Salem Waterfront, Salem, Ma.