Special Collections

Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site
244 Central Street
Saugus MA , 01906
FAX: (781)231-9012
Institution Contact(s):
  Carl Salmons-Perez, Museum Curator (781)233-0050 Janet Regan, Museum Technician (781)233-0050
Hours: Daily 9:00AM-5:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Summer Hours: Daily 9:00AM-4:00PM
Holidays Open:
  open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Handicapped parking Closed-captioned slide show Wheelchair available
Other Services:
  Information on hotel/housing accommodations
Monographs: "Teaching With Historic Places: Saugus Iron Works: Life and Work At an Early American Industrial Site"
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Carl Salmons-Perez, Curator (781)233-0050
Hours: By appointment only
Collections: 1
Formats: 16 linear feet of archives 5,270 photographs 1 video tapes 21 oral histories 1 8mm. motion picture reel 5 16mm. motion picture reels 574 drawings/plans
Collection Description:
  First Iron Works Association Papers and Records
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Access only in reading room, supervised Audio and film collections not available at present
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff All photocopying done by staff Self-service copying for a fee
Loans: Loans for exhibits only Loans permitted for research only
Finding Guides Available:
  Guides for archives' records groups Guide to photographic collection
Directions: FROM I-95 NORTH OR SOUTH: Take the Walnut Street Exit (Exit 43) in Lynnfield. Follow the brown NPS signs for five miles to the Iron Works. NORTH ON ROUTE 1: Take the Main Street (Saugus) Exit and follow the signs through Saugus Center to the parking lot. SOUTH ON ROUTE 1: Take the Walnut Street Exit East and follow the signs for one and one-half miles to the Iron Works parking lot.