Tour Haunted Salem with the World's #1 Ghost Tour Company

Salem Ghost Tours from Ghost City®

Join Ghost City Tours on our unique Ghost Tours in Salem

Tour one of America's most strange, and haunted cities with Ghost City Tours

While Salem is known for the Witch Trials (and you'll hear about them), we like to take the time to explore the hauntings not related to the Witch Trials, too

Ghost City Tours offers Salem's ONLY Adults only Ghost Tour

5-star Ghost Tours

99% of guests give us the highest rating possible on review websites like TripAdvisor, Yelp and more.

Trusted by the best

Salem's best Hotels and Bed & Breakfasts trust Ghost City Tours with their guests.

Free Reschedule

Buy your tickets knowing you can reschedule for free if your plans change.

Our All Ages Ghost Tour

Our All-Ages Ghost Tour takes you on a journey to meet the ghosts of Salem, Massachusetts. You'll visit haunted houses, cemeteries where ghosts are seen, and much more on this Ghost Tour.

One of the locations you'll visit on this ghost tour in Salem.
Nightly at 9 pm

Salem Family Ghost Tour

Rated:

  • Bring your little ones with you! This Ghost Tour is perfect for the entire family
  • This Ghost Tour is perfect for guests of all ages, including families and children
  • This tour is also great for history buffs, as we spent a lot of time making sure this is a Historically Accurate Ghost Tour
  • Visit some of Salem's most haunted locations including a few that were featured on TV Shows like Ghost Hunters and Ghost Adventures
  • Reschedule your tour for free if your plans change

Requiem for Salem Ghost Tour

Our Requiem for Salem Ghost Tour is designed for mature audiences who are not turned off by hearing about the darkness and depravity of human nature - and the hauntings it creates.

Our Adults only Ghost Tour talks about the Salem Witch Trials.
Nightly at 10 pm

The Requiem for Salem Ghost Tour

Rated:

  • The Requiem for Salem Ghost Tour is Salem's ONLY Ghost Tour for Adults
  • You won't have to worry about someone else's children crying or making a scene
  • This is one seriously spooky ghost tour! Since the kids are safe in the Hotel, no topic or theme is off limits
  • Take a journey on the dark side of human nature on this amazing ghost tour
  • Reschedule your tour for free if your plans change
One of the haunted cemeteries we visit on our Group Ghost Tours

Ghost Tours for Groups

Bring your group on a ghost tour of Salem with Ghost City Tours. Whether you have a group of 12 or 312, Ghost City Tours offers the best group ghost tours in Salem Massachusetts.

We offer a Group Discount of 15% for groups of 12 or more.

For Groups of 30 or more we even offer payment plans if you book your Ghost Tour far enough in advance.

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Why do we offer Ghost Tours in Salem?

If you start talking about haunted cities in America, it probably won't be long before Salem enters the conversation. For over 300 years, stories of ghosts, hauntings, and the paranormal have been told in Salem.

While a lot of people come to Salem because of their interest in the Salem Witch Trials, there is much more to the hauntings of Salem than supposed Witches.

Our Salem Ghost Tours take you beyond the commonly known history and dive deep into why we think Salem is one of the most haunted cities in the World. Of course, you're going to hear about the Witch Trials on most of our tours, however, we like to take the time to go beyond the Witch Trials and uncover Salem's hauntings which are not associated with the Trials. Often times, the people on our Ghost Tours find these 'other' stories to be even more interesting and spooky.

Our Tour Guides are the best Tour Guides in Salem. You'll enjoy watching our Guides bring our haunted history to life as you hear about the hauntings and ghosts in the spooky streets of Salem. Always friendly and eager to answer questions, our Guides are well liked by our guests and very experienced.

  • Do you think a ghost tour isn't for you? WRONG! Whether you're a believer, a skeptic, or someone in between, you'll be entertained on our Paranormal Experiences.
  • Looking for something fun to do while in town? Our Ghost Tours are World-Famous for a reason! People just like you LOVE joining our guides for a night of haunted fun.
  • Ghost City offers Salem's best family-friendly and Salem's ONLY adults only ghost tour. Do you have the kids with you? Maybe you want a tour experience designed for just the adults? Ghost City has it all.
The highest quality tour company

Why should you choose Ghost City?

Ghost City began operating tours in 2012, and before long, we became the Best Ghost Tour Company in the Country. Our dedication to quality and authenticity has not only set us apart from the rest but made us the leader in the industry.

Our Guest Services

Ghost City operates a full Guest Services office, open from 9 am-midnight, seven days a week. We're here to help.

Exceptional Quality

Since our founding, over 750,000 people have joined Ghost City for a tour. This doesn't happen unless you're excellent.

Military Discounts

We employ and support Veterans from all Branches - We thank you for your service and are proud to offer you a discount!

We stand by our Tours

In the rare circumstances where someone isn't 100% satisfied, we'll do what we need to do to make it right.

The BEST Tour Guides

The best Tour Guides want to work with Ghost City. You won't find better tour guides in any of our cities.

Paranormal Enthusiasts

We're not just a Ghost Tour company - we're a team of people who love ghost hunting and exploring the paranormal.

We'll take you to the Most Haunted Places in Salem

Ghost City Tours has spent many years researching the ghost stories and haunted locations in and around Salem. This means that when you choose Ghost City Tours you hear the true story of the ghosts and hauntings in Salem. You'll also hear about the history of Salem and our local legends and folklore, including the haunted locations that deal with the Witch Trials.

We like pushing the envelope, offering tourists and locals alike a chance to join our Guides and journey into areas of Salem which are not on the popular routes through town. Many of them are featured on television shows like Ghost Adventures or Ghost Hunters.

The Burying Point Cemetery, one of the popular stops on our Salem ghost Tours.

The Burying Point Cemetery

Most people will tell you that the Burying Point Cemetery is the most haunted cemetery in Salem - and it would be hard for us to to disagree.

The Burying Point Cemetery is a popular stop on guided ghost tours in Salem. You'll hear about the history of the cemetery, its connections to the Witch Trials, and the stories of the ghosts which are said to haunt it.

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The House of the Seven Gables - a favorite stop of guests who choose Ghost City for their tour.

House of the Seven Gables

One of the most famous homes in Salem, the House of the Seven Gables is also said to be one of the most haunted houses in Salem. On our Ghost Tours, we often stop by this place to talk about the ghosts which haunt it.

One of the most spooky stories on our ghost tours, the House of the Seven Gables is also a popular stop, and one that we find our guests are always looking forward to.

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The Hawthorne Hotel, one of the most haunted places to stay in Salem while on a Ghost Tour

The Hawthorne Hotel

If you're looking for a haunted place to stay while staying in Salem, it would be hard to beat the Hawthorne Hotel. Said to be haunted by a multitude of ghosts, there is no shortage of ghost stories surrounding this hotel.

On our Salem Ghost Tours, we'll often make a stop at the Hawthorne Hotel and tell you the stories of hauntings and ghosts. If you're staying here, it will make your night even more spooky!

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The haunted Witch House in Salem

The Witch House

Also known as the Corwin House, the infamous Witch House of Salem has been a staple on Ghost Tours as long as there have been tours in Salem. We have a feeling you'll be looking forward to visiting this house!

The history and hauntings of the Witch House is often featured on our Ghost Tours. If you want to learn more about the Witch House now, just click the link below.

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Frequently Asked Questions

We understand that you may have some questions about our Ghost Tours - and you don't want to call. Below you can find the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions we get about our tours.

Are these walking tours?

ALL of our Salem Ghost Tours are Walking Tours. You do have other options, such as Carriage and Bus Ghost Tours. To FEEL the energy which our ghosts give off, you have to be in the actual places where the haunting takes place. Imagine walking through a haunted alley with all of the lights out, or standing on what was once a battlefield. Are you already feeling the tingles up your spine?

  • Walking Tours allow you to immerse yourself in the stories we tell.
  • Walking is good for you, and it is a great way to walk off that amazing dinner you just had!
  • You're not crammed into a carriage, almost certainly squished in next to someone you'd rather not be squished up against.

Can I buy tickets for your Ghost Tours through Groupon?

Ghost City has never sold Groupon vouchers - and we never will. There are companies which offer their tickets for sale on Groupon. And if you're not worried about the quality of the tour you're getting - you can certainly spend some time on Groupon or Living Social and find tickets.

We know that our experiences are of the highest quality, with thousands of 5-star reviews from tourists and locals who have enjoyed them. Also, we often sell out - especially on the weekends and on Holidays. There is simply no reason why we'd sell our tours on Groupon.

Is this a Ghost Tour where we go into Haunted Places?

Some locations allow us to come in; most don't. Many of the locations that you'll be visiting are private residences. Obviously the residents would not be happy about us coming into their homes. Therefore we do not go into most of the locations we visit.

Once I purchase tickets, can I get a refund?

All ticket sales are final. Like any other performance, and yes, our Tours are performances, we can only admit a limited number of people. Therefore, we cannot give you a refund should you decide not to attend.

However, we're not a bunch of unreasonable monsters. We allow our guests to reschedule their tickets to another date or time, as long as you do it at least 12 hours in advance.

For your family ghost tours, what is the age of a child?

When it comes to buying tickets for our tours, the following classes of tickets are based on age.

  • Ages 0-5: We do not charge anything for anyone 5 or under. They get to attend our tours for free!
  • Ages 6-11: This is considered a child ticket
  • Ages 12+: This age range is considered an adult ticket.

Keep in mind, some of our tours are simply for ages 16+ only. For those tours there is only one ticket type you can choose from.

What days of the week are your Ghost Tours available for?

All of our Tours run 7 days per week. In addition, we often open up additional time slots for our tours as the original time sells out. If you want to book a tour Ghost City Tours will ensure that we are able to fit you in a tour. We still advise you to purchase your tickets as soon as you know which tour you want to take.

Purchasing tickets for our Ghost Tours

You can purchase your tickets online, or by phone. In either case, you'll receive your tickets immediately via email. You must buy your tickets in advance.