The National Park Service Regional Visitor Center in Salem is an official Visitor Center for the Essex National Heritage Area.
Salem Maritime, the first National Historic Site in the National Park System, was established to preserve and interpret the maritime history of New England and the United States.
A town hall and historical museum located at 188 Washington Street, Marblehead, Massachusetts. It is open year-round, though with restricted hours in the colder months.
Atkinson Common is comprised of some twenty-one acres including both the historic park and garden on High Street and the recreational portion, Pioneer League Fields.
Located on Route 127, just north of the Village area, this is more of an explorer's beach than a swimming beach.
Beach Bluff Park, located on the Swampscott/Marblehead line, is a small oceanfront park open to the public year round.
Bearskin Neck is a small neck of land that juts out of the town center into Rockport Harbor, and which according to legend was home to bears during colonial times.
Beauport, the Sleeper-McCann House, was the summer home of one of America’s first professional interior designers, Henry Davis Sleeper.