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Salem Travel guide
Salem : Michelin's recommendations
This seaport town on the Massachusetts coast is a bustling and pleasant community where historic districts adjoin industrial sites. Sights related to the 17C hysteria generated by a fear of witchcraft remain an inevitable draw here. Salem has preserved its colonial-era atmosphere in its restored waterfront and its lovely Federal-style homes; the town also boasts a first-class maritime museum.
Tourist attractions Salem : Things to see and do
149 Pine St. USA - Danvers MA 01923
Rebecca Nurse, a victim of the Salem witch-hunts, lived in this saltbox house (c.1678). Accused of being a witch, Rebecca was tried, convicted and hanged, despite a petition in her favor that had been signed by many of the townspeople. A short walk f..
Chestnut St. USA - Salem
This broad street lined with Federal-style mansions illustrates the wealth of 19C Salem. The majority of the dwellings on Chestnut Street were built between 1800 and 1820; their size and richly adorned facades are unrivaled. Hamilton Hall (no. 9) was..
34 Chestnut St. USA - Salem MA 01970
Decorated with furnishings from around the world.