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This pretty city park, great for a picnic, features a small beach not far from the city center.

 


 

 

Take a break from sights, museums and city stuff!

Get out of town to Salem Willows Park, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) northeast of Salem Common on the peninsula known as Salem Neck (map).

Follow Essex Street and Fort Avenue to the park, which has grassy lawns, shady trees, benches for enjoying the view over the water to neighboring Beverly MA, and even a small, pleasant beach.

Beach at Salem Willows Park, Salem MA
The park's pretty little beach.

There's metered parking next to the row of shops, fun arcades and eateries inland from the park.

The shops can meet your needs for sustinence and amusement.

Salem Willows Park
Salem Parks & Recreation Department
Fort Avenue
Salem MA 01970
Tel: 978-744-0180

—by Tom Brosnahan


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Salem Willows Park, Salem MA

Above, two of the eponymous willows at
Salem Willows Park, Salem MA.

 

 

 

 

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