Central Wharf Restrooms Closed
The Central Wharf public restrooms will be closed on Thursday and Friday, September 18th and 19th for exterior door replacement. They are scheduled to reopen on Saturday at 9am.
Fishing Prohibition on Hold
On 8/20/14 the park issued a rule change prohibiting fishing throughout the park due to concerns over water quality and visitor safety. The fishing prohibition is now on hold, pending further review - click for more information. More »
Salem's World Trade Exhibit on Derby Wharf
Salem Maritime is excited to announce a new exhibit that will be installed on Derby Wharf in the coming months. This exhibit is designed to make maritime history come alive through a series of interactive panels.
Follow the links below to see some of the exhibit designs, including an overview of the exhibits, an example of one of the panels, and the proposed entrance sign on Derby Wharf. To view these files, you will need the free Adobe reader. If you do not have Adobe reader on your computer, follow the link on the right to download the software.
Did You Know?
Over 17 miles of line makes up the rigging of the tall ship Friendship at Salem Maritime. That's about the distance from Salem to Boston! More...