Saturday, September 12, 2009

Something Fun to Do in Salem

The Witches Cottage garners all 5 star reviews on Tripadvisor!

Salem, MA… out of 38 listed “Things to Do” in Salem on the website
only one has received solid 5 star reviews from every tourist who has reviewed it - the Witches Cottage at the Griffen Theatre.

The Witches Cottage at the Griffen Theatre is a very unique type of tourist attraction in Salem. After opening in 2007, local Salem resident and owner Erik Rodenhiser has continued to upgrade his live shows with new fact filled dramatic tales and stunning special effects. Comments on rave that the Witches Cottage is “Wonderful!”,”Entertaining and Informative” and even “Way better than the Witch Museum”. The Witches Cottage features a live entertaining show packed with educational and eerie stories of Salem’s witches, ghosts, myths and legends followed by a question and answer session. The website address with more info is

“I wanted to create an educational but exciting, fun, and interactive live show” says Erik. “Salem tourists are here to learn about the witch trials but they are also here to be entertained. A live interactive show packed full of suspense and excitement provides a lasting impression and experience that stays with you long after you’ve left Salem.” A link that provides a video preview of the show is

Tickets to the performances at the Witches Cottage can be purchased right here at the Front Desk of the Hawthorne Hotel.

The Witches Cottage also offers special group prices and discounts. Call to enquire directly about at (978) 317 – 1169.


1 comment:

  1. We stayed at the Hawthorne Hotel recently for 4 nights,,,I have to say they have the BEST coffee I have ever had!!!! We really enjoyed our stay,,we were very comfortable,,and enjoyed the tavern and dining room!!! We are looking forward to coming back next year!!!