Public Transportation

On a bright day, a small boat motors past the square, black and white lighthouse on Derby Wharf.
Derby Wharf lighthouse, built in 1871, is only one of the many historic structures that can be seen at Salem Maritime.

NPS photo


By Ferry

From the end of June to the beginning of September, Salem is also accessible from Boston by a high-speed ferry. It is approximately 45 minutes to Salem from Boston by ferry.

For more information about rates and schedules for the Salem Ferry, click here. This link will open in a new window.

The ferry docks at Blaney Street in Salem. It is approximately a five minute walk from the ferry dock to Salem Maritime NHS.

At the corner of Blaney Street and Derby Street, turn left on Derby Street. Salem Maritime is five very short blocks from Blaney Street.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

160 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970


(978) 740-1650

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