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New England Pirate Museum

274 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3635
+1 978-741-2800
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This small museum recounts the exploits of Captain Kidd and other 17th-century pirates.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“new england” (34 reviews)
“tour guide” (41 reviews)
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274 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3635
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Being a local and visiting with our son I was wishing for a little more knowledge, acting and excitement. Salem is rich in pirate history and on this visit to the museum I feel like from the minute we walked in that no one was...More

Thank Familytime143
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun staff who make it enjoyable and memorable. Great interaction with the guest making us part of the experience.

Thank Garret F
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

It’s a small museum, but it’s fun. I like the guided tour, that way you can hear the history and ask questions instead of blowing through it quickly like most people do when they are just walking through a museum by themselves. Worth going if...More

Thank TheNerdyMonkey
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

This is not a large museum. However it is a great place to visit for the length of time needed to be guided through the exhibits. The person providing our tour was very interesting and knowledgeable. He really got into character as a "pirate" which...More

Thank Bob C
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Took the family here on a rainy Sunday. The tour was quick but, fun. We certainly felt like we got our money's worth.

Thank Peters M
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Fun place to look around and get selfies with the displays. We entered it on a whim and then really enjoyed the experience.

Thank Kim B
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

An awesome museum filled with information and it was really fun to walk through and see everything! Plus there is a surprise at the very end!

Thank Jaime C
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

A very nice little museum staffed with tour guides dressed in pirate costumes. The kids really enjoyed their interactions with the guides (the adults also enjoyed it). Not only was it fun, the information that was given appeared to be accurate. Some of the exhibits...More

Thank GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

didnt realize there was so much pirate history in salem, the guide was funny, walk through a little too fast to take in all the display

Thank Marie Renee B
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

We had no idea that pirates played a role in the history of New England so found this museum and tour informative and very interesting. The walking tour includes an artifacts museum, a pirate ship, and a cave where treasure is hidden. The tour guides...More

Thank Cynthia E
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