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ToSalem celebrates Witchcraft, Halloween, and of course, Salem, Massachusetts. Here, you’ll find the coolest attractions, the hottest restaurants, deep dives into the Salem Witch Trials, information on Metaphysics and so much more. Check out the areas below to get started. Stay weird, witches!
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Witch City, USA has so much to offer its million annual visitors. Some of the coolest Witch Shops, Places to Stay, and Psychics are in Salem, Massachusetts. But, if you’re not familiar with this seaside town, figuring out where and how to get started can be a bit overwhelming. ToSalem is here to help! Check out the posts and pages below to get familiar with everything worth knowing about Salem, Massachusetts.
A day trip to Salem from Boston is the perfect way to experience one of America’s best small towns. Here’s everything you need to know!
The Salem Witch Trials
The Salem Witch Trials undoubtedly did more to define Salem, Massachusetts than anything else in the town’s history. While comparatively short (we’re really only talking about a year), the Trials and their horrors left an indelible mark on the entire North Shore region. Without the Trials, there is no Witch City. Start below to learn all about the Salem Witch Trials, from broad timelines to deep dives on all the key players and everything in-between.
In the 1970’s a Witch named Laurie Cabot moved to Salem, Massachusetts. This is notable for a variety of reasons, one of which is that Cabot opened the first Witch Shop in Salem. This, along with a few other key events, helped change Salem’s perception of its own history. It also established a home for contemporary Wiccans, Witches, and other Neopagans in Salem. Since Salem and Witchcraft are so linked, it should be no surprise that I am absolutely fascinated with all things Witchy. Explore all the dark things your little Pagan heart desires below.
Neo Druidism is oft touted as a Magickal tradition that’s older than most. How did an ancient spiritual order shape the western world?
What is Thelema? This religion, created by Aleister Crowley offers Magick for all. Learn about Thelema’s history, holy books, and more!
Imagine a secluded society on the top of a distant mountain. The people there surround themselves with ramshackle temples and hand-made talismans of the Goddess, crafted over many years by several calloused hands. Imagine these followers thrive emotionally, spiritually, and psychically deep in the heart of nature. They sing devotional chants and dance a waltz of cosmic bliss, enshrouded in an ecological paradise. These are the followers of Feraferia.
About half of Salem’s annual visitors come during the month of October. This has led Salem to be the United States destination to be on October 31st. Learn about all the Salem goings-on during everyone’s favorite night of the year here.
Will we see a Salem Massachusetts Halloween in 2020? Here’s everything we know thus far about the Haunted Happenings (or lack thereof) celebration.
Salem, Massachusetts is way more than witches and Halloween. Here are the best reasons why you should visit Salem MA, even if you’ve been multiple times.