Stories from the Dr. Himself

Sometimes The Kids Are Telling The Truth

Experience has shown that children are far more in touch with the spirit world than are most adults. It is not because there is anything inherently special about kids, it is simply that they have not yet been conditioned to disbelieve what they experience. Think about...

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The Carnival Skeleton

Before I assumed ownership of Spellbound Tours I traveled with two different carnival freak shows. Out of time as it may seem, yes, a handful of them still exist playing out in various locations across the United States. Even right here in Massachusetts on occasion...

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The Haunted Mansion On Essex Street

The Haunted Mansion On Essex Street As a paranormal investigator and a folklorist I hear a lot of wild ghost stories from clients, it is one of my favorite parts of the job. Most of the time, the people telling the stories are entirely sincere about the fact that...

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Best things to do in Salem

Best things to do in Salem The best way to learn about Salem, the Witch Trials, and paranormal phenomena is of course Spellbound Tours, the top rated ghost tour in town. But what should a visitor to Salem experience before or after the Voodoo, Vampires, and Ghosts...

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Salem’s Death Shop

Salem has something for visitors of all tastes: haunted tours like the Spellbound tour, beautiful architecture, a wealth of historic colonial, revolutionary, and maritime locations, a thriving restaurant and night life scene, and of course, our main attraction, the...

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Salem’s Most Haunted- The Joshua Ward House Part 1

Salem's most infamous historic haunted home looms grimly above busy Washington Street, visitors on tours and townspeople pass by every day, largely unaware of the horrors that may lurk inside. Some Salem residents know the history, or whisper rumors about the land's...

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The Magic Of Salem

This awesome video The Magic of Salem was shot by visiting film makers from China shows just how much excitement Salem has to offer in October. I was proud to work with Kiva and help show the world what Salem has to offer. Watching this will give you an idea of just...

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Vampire Dating Service

Sometimes our guests in Salem can be pretty strange. Most people come to town to learn the history of the Witch Trials, others come to simply to enjoy our many attractions and restaurants. Some are spiritual seekers arriving to delve into the mysteries of modern day...

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Graveyard Magic in Salem

The Charter Street Cemetery, also called the Old Burying Point, is a beautiful link to historic Salem’s past tragedies and glories. In this small plot of land are buried the bodies of notable figures such as notorious Witch Trials hanging judge John Hathorne, and...

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Salem Witch Trails

Of all the historic sites associated with the Witch Trials the one the exerts the most fascination is the controversial Gallows Hill. Shrouded in mystery and controversy the infamous Gallows Hill is one of the very few places I refuse to take guests on my Spellbound...

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