Operating Hours & Seasons
Salem Maritime National Historic Site is a National Park in an urban setting. The grounds, trails, wharfs and outdoor exhibits are typically open 24 hours/day, 7 days a week. The park's historic buildings, the Friendship of Salem, and various tours/programs are open by seasonal schedule. All park facilities are closed on Thanksgiving, December 25th, and January 1st.
2 New Liberty Street - (978) 740-1650
Wednesday - Sunday, 10:00am-5:00pm; Also open on Monday 1/20 and 2/17/14.
Monday and Tuesday. January 1st, Thanksgiving Day, December 25th.
Derby Wharf - (978) 740 -1650
Did You Know?
In addition to being a world-famous author, Salem native Nathaniel Hawthorne also held three government positions: Measurer for the Port of Boston, Surveyor of the Port of Salem, and U.S. Consul to Liverpool. The Custom House in Salem where he worked is now part of Salem Maritime NHS. More...