• Saugus Iron Works Panorama

    Saugus Iron Works

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

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    There will be road construction on Central Street for the next few weeks. In the event that our parking lot is inaccessible, please park on Pleasant Street or Prospect Street.

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Visitor Information
781-233-0050
781-231-7341 (Alternate)

Emergency Weather Line:
978-740-1682

Site Address
244 Central Street
Saugus, Massachusetts 01906

Park Mailing Address:
Saugus Iron Works and Salem Maritime National Historic Site
160 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970

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Did You Know?

essexite

A type of gabbro was used as flux at the Saugus Iron Works. Gabbro refers to a large number of dark, coarse-grained, igneous rocks, but the specific type of gabbro used at Saugus Iron Work was unique to Essex County, Massachusetts. It is named Essexite after the county.