Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site


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Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
..... Click the link for more information.
 (table).

Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site

Address:244 Central St
Saugus, MA 01906

Phone:781-233-0050
Fax:781-231-7345
Web: www.nps.gov/sair/
Size: 8.5 acres.
Established: Authorized on April 5, 1968.
Location:In Saugus, Massachusetts, 8.5 miles north of Boston. Accessible via I-95 (Walnut St. Exit), US 1 north (Main St. Exit), or US 1 south ((Walnut St. Exit).
Facilities:Picnic area, rest rooms (é), visitor center (é), museum/exhibit, self-guided tour/trail.
Activities:Educational programs and tours.
Special Features:This is the site of the first integrated ironworks in North America (1646-1668). It includes the reconstructed blast furnace, the forge, the rolling and slitting mill, and a restored 17th-century house.

See other parks in Massachusetts.