Secrets of Salem is staffed by locals and lovers of all things Salem!  We are a diverse group brought together by a shared love of the city, and its rich history. Our guides are teachers, musicians, and professional speakers with a passion for sharing our beloved city with new friends from around the world. We can't wait to meet you!


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A native Bostonian, Maria fell in love with Salem and its dark history at a young age and fulfilled her dream of living in downtown Salem a few years ago. Maria is a master coach and facilitator, with years of experience as a speaker and guide. She brings her own unique blend of humor, history and mystery to every tour she leads.

Maria’s Favorite Restaurants: Finz, Witches Brew, The Ugly Mug

Maria’s Favorite Spots: Peabody Essex Museum, Ropes Mansion, Salem Willows