• Salem Maritime National Historic Site

    Salem Maritime

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

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  • 2014 Salem Maritime Festival - Saturday, August 2nd 10-4PM

    Join us for the 26th Annual Salem Maritime Festival on August 2nd from 10-4PM on Derby Wharf. Free boat rides, activities and music. More »



Friendship of Salem is one of the most popular features of Salem Maritime.

Courtesy of Sarah Waterworth

Thank you for your interest in supporting Salem Maritime. Your donation will enhance the programs and activities to protect park resources and provide visitor services for Salem Maritime. Philanthropic contributions continue to make a significant difference and we welcome and are grateful for your support.

Salem Maritime is able to accept direct donations. If you are interested in donating to the directly to the park you may contact Superintendent Michael Quijano-West by phone, 978-740-1680.

Donations may also be sent to:
Superintendent Michael Quijano-West
Salem Maritime National Historic Site
160 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970


If you wish to support the National Parks in general, the National Park Foundation is the congressionally-chartered national philanthropic partner of the National Park System. The National Park Foundation stewards a tradition of private support for the parks begun by the American people more than a century ago. Your support for the National Park Foundation ensures that the evolving history and rich heritage of our Nation remains vital and relevant. For more information contact them at:

National Park Foundation
1201 Eye Street, NW, Suite 550B,
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 354-6460

Did You Know?

The Regional Visitor Center in Salem is a brick building with a high peaked roof.

Over 20,000 visitors go through the Regional Visitor Center in Salem, MA on an average October weekend.