Most noted for the Salem Witch Trials of 1692, Salem is a hip, eclectic destination where you can explore American maritime heritage, learn lessons of tolerance from the Salem Witch Trials, gaze at world-class art and cultural collections, have your fortune told, and eat award-winning cuisine in one day. Only 15 miles north of Boston, and easily reached by train, car, or high-speed ferry, you are invited to come see how Salem is still making history.
New England Traveler
Planning a New England day trip, weekend getaway, or longer adventure? Explore our curated New England travel directory, featuring picks from the editors of Yankee Magazine (the New England experts since 1935) for the best things to do in each state, plus where to shop, eat, and stay.