Park Closed for the Season
The park will be closed from Nov 1st, 2013 to Spring 2014. Visitor information is available online, via facebook.com/SaugusIronNPS or by calling the Salem Visitor Center at (978) 740-1650.
The Superintendent of Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site is the top park official, responsible for managing and supervising all park operations and activities. A division chief heads each division. Contact Superintendent Micahael Quijano-West @ (978) 815-1722.
The management team and staff at Saugus Iron Works also manage Salem Maritime National Historic Site in Salem, MA.
Did You Know?
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.