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Herb Witch: A Walking Workshop

  • HausWitch Home and Healing 144 Washington Street Salem, MA, 01970 United States (map)

Herb Witch


Even the most common herbs hold the power to heal our mind, body, and spirit. Join local Salem herbalist and witch, Kate Laurel, in a hands-on exploration of the history and healing properties of the plants and herbs growing all around us. A percentage of every tour will go towards the Massachusetts Center for Native American Awareness


  • Explore 17th century herbal folk magic at the home of a former Witch Trial’s judge

  • Visit beautiful historic gardens around downtown Salem

  • Learn about the erasure of the area’s Indigenous peoples and their plant knowledge

  • Identify the healing properties of the plants growing all around us - even on sidewalks!

  • Stop at Salem’s first and only witch-owned apothecary

  • Talk about the importance of the term “witch” and its changing role throughout history

  • Discuss the demonization of women’s herbal folk practices and other pagan traditions

  • Tap into your intuition to create a custom herbal tea blend to bring home

  • Enjoy a garden picnic of Reiki-charge herbal tea and fresh-baked treats


  • All herbal tea making supplies and your own satchel to keep

  • Admission to the Witch House

Earlier Event: July 28
Plant Wisdom and Reiki Circle
Later Event: August 1
New Moon Circle