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The Weirdest Place on Earth

ToSalem is a love letter to the Witch City. Here, you’ll find travel information, the coolest attractions, the hottest restaurants, deep dives on the Salem Witch Trials, information on witchcraft generally and so much more. Check out the areas below to get started. Stay weird witches!


The Latest from ToSalem


Dianic Wicca

Ever wondered what a hyper-feminist version of Witchcraft might look like? The answer is Dianic Wicca. Learn all about it here!

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The Hermetic Order Of The Golden Dawn

Have you ever wondered where The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn came from? Or how about what other occult schools it spawned? In this article, you'll learn all there is to know about the Golden Dawn.

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Modern Wicca with Thorn Mooney – The Salem Witch Podcast Episode 3

Thorn Mooney is among the most fascinating Wiccans I’ve come across. Today, we chat about the convergence between modern life and Wicca.

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What Is Wicca? An Introduction to the World’s Most Popular Form of Witchcraft

The ideas that shape modern witchcraft are centuries old. But what is Wicca and how is it different from other forms of neo-paganism?

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Pentagram Witchcraft and Magick Shoppe

Pentagram Witchcraft and Magick Shoppe opened in October, 2020. Is there much here to distinguish it from other Salem Witch Shops?

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The Real Tituba - Part Two - Players in The Salem Witch Trials 02

The Salem Witch Trials | Tituba

Tituba is one of the most misunderstood people connected to the Salem Witch Trials. In this series of videos, I explore Tituba's entire life.

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The Salem Witch Trials

Bridget Bishop | The First to Die in the Salem Witch Trials

Bridget Bishop has been relegated to the set of familiar names connected to The Salem Witch Trials, but few know her story. Today, I’d like to change that.

The Witch House

The Witch House is the only remaining structure in Salem that has direct ties to the Salem Witch Trials. Learn about its history, tours, and more here.

The Salem Witch Trials | Tituba

Tituba is one of the most misunderstood people connected to the Salem Witch Trials. In this series of videos, I explore Tituba’s entire life.

The Salem Witch Trials – 5 Insane Theories on Its Causes

What actually caused the Salem Witch Trials? We’re going to answer that question with our five-part series on some of the crazier theories our there.

Salem Attractions

The Salem Witch Museum

The Salem Witch Museum is one of the most famous buildings in the Witch City. Let’s explore the history of this landmark from 1718 all the way to today.

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The Peabody Essex Museum

The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) is frequently ranked as one of the best museums on the east coast. Learn more about its exhibits, events, and tours here.

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The House of the Seven Gables

The House of the Seven Gables is best known for inspiring Nathaniel Hawthorne’s novel of the same name. These days, it’s one of the best 17th century architectural, historical, literary, and spooky tours in Salem.

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Count Orlok’s Nightmare Gallery

Count Orlok’s Nightmare Gallery stands well above the rest of the wax museums in Salem. This is true in execution, tone, location, and so much more. If you’re into horror movies at all, you must stop into this fantastic attraction.

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Halloween in Salem

Salem Massachusetts Halloween 2020 – Will It Happen?The Salem Witch Museum

Will we see a Salem Massachusetts Halloween in 2020? Here’s everything we know thus far about the Haunted Happenings (or lack thereof) celebration.

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Should You Visit Salem MA | Is Salem Massachusetts Worth Visiting?

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.

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How Salem Became Halloween Central – Part One

One of the first things I wondered the first time I went to Salem on Halloween was, “How did this happen?” It’s an interesting question and not so simple to answer. So, I put together a series examining the question from every angle. Here’s part 1!

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Does the Salem Dispensary Sell to Tourists?

Witches aren’t the only thing in Salem, Massachusetts. Marijuana is legal there, but can tourists purchase at a Salem dispensary? Find all the info here!

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Places to Stay

The Salem Inn

If you want a slice of the Witch City, but also want to spend the night in a peaceful and serene location, you definitely have to check out The Salem Inn.

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Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites

The Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites is one of the more popular popular places to stay in Salem, especially in October. Is it a good spot for your stay?

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Hawthorne Hotel

The Hawthorne Hotel is one of the most storied, haunted places to stay in Salem MA. Find out more about its past, rates, staying in October, and more!

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The Hotel Salem

The Hotel Salem is a boutique 3-star hotel right in the middle of downtown Salem Massachusetts. Does it live up to its glamorous hype? Find out here.

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