Just half an hour out of Boston is one of the most famous cities in the Eastern United States: Salem, Massachusetts. Known for its dark history with regards to the infamous Salem Witch Trials, you will be able to head out to this location and explore two of its most famous attractions: the Salem Wax Museum and the Salem Witch Village. This trip is not just for leisure; this is also an educational and informative look into what gave this city its notoriety. Depending on what you opt for, your ticket combo allows you to visit two to three of of the city's Halloween attractions. There's the Salem Wax Museum of Witches and Seafarers, featuring over 50 London-crafted wax figures, depicting the famous names and personalities from the Hysteria of 1692 and the Witch Trials. There's the Salem Witch Village, which is a 15 minute guided tour that gives you a more in depth, historic look at the background of the city, the reality of witchcraft in both the ancient and modern world, and learn of the persecution during the Trials. You can visit Frankenstein's Castle, a dungeon beneath the Wax Museum, and the Witching Hour Spellcasting, where a real practicing witch will take you through the steps of completing a ritual circle. It's a thrilling adventure into the real world and history surrounding Salem's “witchy” history that you won't soon forget.