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September 03, 2015
Park to Enhance Harbor View, Safety and Public Programming on Historic Waterfront
This fall the National Park Service will begin three separate projects to enhance the visitor experience along historic Derby and Central Wharves at Salem Maritime National Historic Site.

July 21, 2015
Corinthian Yacht Club Donates Painting, Celebrates the Preservation of Historic Pedrick Store House
Leaders from the Corinthian Yacht Club, National Park Service Northeast Region and Salem Maritime National Historic Site recently gathered to recognize the successful preservation of the Pedrick Store House, a 1770 historic structure built in Marblehead, MA.

April 23, 2015
Tourism to Salem Maritime National Historic Site and Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site creates $32.7 Million in Economic Benefits
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 403,758 visitors to Salem Maritime National Historic Site in 2014 spent $22.6 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 336 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $31.8 million.

April 15, 2015
Paul DePrey Named as Superintendent at Salem Maritime and Saugus Iron Works National Historic Sites
National Park Service (NPS) Northeast Regional Director Mike Caldwell has selected Paul DePrey as superintendent for Salem Maritime National Historic Site in Salem, Massachusetts and Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site, located in Saugus, Massachusetts.

March 24, 2015
National Park Week 2015 Encourages Everyone To Find Your Park
Salem Maritime National Historic Site and Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site joins parks, programs and partners across the country to encourage everyone to find their park and share their stories online at Launched yesterday by the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation, Find Your Park is a public awareness and education campaign celebrating the milestone centennial anniversary of the National Park Service in 2016 and setting the stage for its second century of service.

January 14, 2015
Park Superintendent Departing for New Position
Michael Quijano-West, a 32 year National Park Service veteran, has been selected as the new program coordinator for the Park Planning and Special Studies Division of the Northeast Regional Office. Quijano-West's last day will be Saturday, January 17th.

December 18, 2014
Staff from Eight National Parks Attend Educator Workshop at Salem Maritime
Earlier this month, 9 National Park Service staff, 4 teachers and 6 community partners involved in the Park for Every Classroom (PEC) program, gathered at Salem Maritime National Historic Site for a three-day workshop.

November 25, 2014
Change in Visitor Center Days of Operation; Park Educator Wins Prestigious Award
The National Park Service is announcing a seasonal change to the days and hours of operation for the Salem Regional Visitor Center (2 New Liberty St.), effective December 1st, 2014. Maryann Zujewski wins Freeman Tilden Award.

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