I did not realize that Salem was once a thriving maritime city with merchant ships sailing the globe. The National Park Service gives a great tour of the sailing ship, Friendship, and the Custom House.
The House of the Seven Gables made famous by Hawthorne has extremely narrow staircases and low ceilings. Not a welcoming place for a tall person. The waterfront views and garden were beautiful.
If you are looking for an evening ghost tour, Hocus Pocus does a fantastic job.
Red's Sandwich Shop. Jeff was served 3 plate size pancakes that were so large, he could only eat half of them.