Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site
244 Central St., Saugus, MA 01906
Explore the birthplace of the American iron and steel industry. In the 1600’s, on the banks of the Saugus River, something extraordinary happened. Explore the place where European iron makers brought their special skills to a young Massachusetts colony. This nine-acre National Park includes working waterwheels, hot forges, mills, an historic 17th century home and a lush river basin.