The Salem Witch Trials Memorial
20th Anniversary & Rededication
— 9 September 2012 —
This memorial is dedicated to the enduring lessons of human rights and tolerance learned from the Salem witch trials of 1692.
The Salem award foundation for human rights and social justice gratefully acknowledges the following for their generous support of the memorial's restoration.
City of Salem · Peabody Essex Museum · Eastern Bank · Beverly Cooperative Bank · Salem Witch Museum · RCG Heritage Salem Five Charitable Foundation · Anonymous Salem State University · Patty MacLeod & Russ Vickers · Annenberg Foundation · Dorothy & Michael Harrington · Shetland Properties · Soucy Insurance Agency · Meg Twohey & Darrow Lebovici · David W. Ives · Brenda & David Butler · Cohen & Cohen Company · Nina Cohen & Craig Barrows · Historic Salem, Inc. · Fraternity Lodge no 118. I.O.O.F. · Jean & Soug Karam · James & Julie Rose · Tinti, Quinn, Grover & Frey · Stanley Szwartz & Jacoueline Washburn · Brian Watson · Adelaide & Thomas Vander Salem · Cynthia Eilliams · Diane & Dick Pabich · Serafini, Serafini, Darling & Correnti · Frances Towne Beckley · CCI Reprographics · Alison D'Amario
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: Civil Rights.
Location. 42° 31.256′ N, 70° 53.504′ W. Marker is in Salem, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker can be reached from Chester Street east of Central Street, on the right when traveling east. A few steps down the alley just east of The Burying Point cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beverly MA 01915, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Salem Witch Trials Memorial (here, next to this marker); This Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); The Burying Point (within shouting distance of this marker); Home of Nathaniel H. Felt (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Peabody Museum of Salem (about 400 feet away); Essex County Armed Services Memorial (about 400 feet away); Immaculate Conception Parish War Memorial (about 500 feet away); Saint Peter's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
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