The history behind this cemetery is amazing and thought provoking to say the least! Make sure to see it on a guided tour for inside to the gravestones and the infamous oak tree! I visit this place every time I go to Salem!
We couldn't see much after dark - albeit very spooky- but I managed to find the graves of some famous dead folk. Interesting history, better with a tour I imagine.
If you walk from the main shopping area towards the Maritime museum and dock area you pass this place, its up a small side street ( next to the witch museum) at the top. Take time to walk around and read all the grave stones as they are fasinating. There is a seperate little graveyard like a memorial with the... 更多
If you are interested in history take the cemetery tour, and get the story behind many of the people buried there, like the judges from the witch trials and more. It brings Salem's past alive!
This cemetery is well kept and well documented - you should not get lost trying to find a grave. But the real victims what makes Salem what it has become - the "witches" - were not allowed to be buried in a cemetery, so fortunately there is now a place where they can be identified and remembered. It is right... 更多
Very cool cemetery steeped in history. Many characters from the witch hysteria are buried here. There is even a person on the Mayflower buried here, so you can get a picture of how old this cemetery really is. You can see the history in the grave stones as well as little trinkets people have left on the graves. When we... 更多
Like any cemetery, it is very spooky at night. But most especially on a cold Halloween night. This is part of the nightly ghostly tours in Salem, Although most of the cemetery is closed off during the night. During day time, you can easily walk through it and look at the grave of some famous people. It is definitely worth... 更多