Nearby Attractions

Friendship of Salam at Salem Maritime National Historic Site
The Friendship of Salem, a replica 1700s trading ship, at dock with rainbow in the background.

Visiting National Parks in Massachusetts?

Learn about National Park Service sites in Massachusetts, and explore this state's diverse history, nature, and recreational opportunities.

Our sister park, Salem Maritime National Historic Site, was one of the most important ports for the young United States, facilitating trade international trade with East Asia. Salem Maritime National Historic Site was also the first national historic site established by the National Park Service.


General Information about Visiting Essex County

Essex National Heritage Area
Essex County was designated a National Heritage Area in 1996. The Essex National Heritage Area web site is a wonderful resource for information about sites and events throughout Essex County, Massachusetts.

Destination Salem
Destination Salem is the office of tourism and cultural affairs for the city of Salem. The Destination Salem Web site has information about the commercial attractions in the city, including those related to the Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692.

North of Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau
The North of Boston CVB website has information for tour and convention planners, as well as information on hotels, restaraunts and attractions.

Last updated: August 19, 2016

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244 Central St
Saugus, MA 01906


(781) 233-0050

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