Salem Wharf Port Infrastructure

Salem Wharf is currently under construction, with Phase I landside improvements due to be complete in June 2011, Phase II shore side improvements being completed for summer 2012.  Please contact us directly for construction and access updates.

 

See the Salem Wharf Design Site Plan

  • Address: 10 Blaney Street, Salem, Massachusetts 01970 USA
  • Latitude / Longitude: 42°31’ N / 70°42’W
  • Access: 4.2 Miles (6.8 KM) from Route 128 / Interstate 95
  • Berthage: Maximum 300 FT (91M)
  • Berthage Depth: 15 - 26 FT (4.57 - 7.92 M) Dredge
  • Anchorage: Deep Water (38 FT), Tender service available
  • Tidal Range: Normal: 9 FT | Extreme: -1.7 to +11.2 (MLLW)
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
  • Water Availability: Yes
  • Lighting: Yes
  • Recycling: Upon Request
  • Bunkering: Yes
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  • Medical Services: North Shore Medical Center, 2.5 M (4KM) from Wharf, an affiliate of Mass General Hospital        
  • Shore Side Amenities: .3  MI / .4 KM from Salem Maritime, the National Park in Salem, .5 MI / 1 KM from the Salem Regional Visitor Center.  Trolley transportation, combination tickets, ferry and train connection to Boston are available.
  • Available Itineraries
    •     Discover Salem – An overview of Salem’s rich history
    •     Salem Witch Trials of 1692 – Lessons of tolerance from this dark period in American history
    •     Entrepreneurs & The Great Age of Sail – Experience the prosperity of Salem’s 18th century sea captains
    •     Literary Salem – From Nathaniel Hawthorne to Brunonia Barry and Kathleen Kent, Salem has inspired fiction for centuries
    •     American Architecture in Salem – Explore First Period, Colonial Revival and an unrivaled collection of American Federalist homes.

Contact

  • Port Reservations: Kathy Winn, City of Salem Planning Department
  • (978) 745-9595 | kwinn@salem.com

 

 

  • Shore Excursions / Office of Tourism: Kate Fox, Destination Salem
  • (978) 741-3252 | kfox@salem.org

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