The public recreation area of the park is open year round. The amusement portion of the park (arcades, restaurants, rides) are operated by private business’s seasonally, generally April-October. Business hours vary for each establishment. See specific hours for Salem Willows Arcade here.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is there an Admission Fee?
There is no admission fee for the Salem Willows Park.
Is there Free Parking?
There is plenty of free parking available at Salem Willows park surrounding the basketball & tennis courts. The small parking lot adjacent to the arcades and eateries is metered.
What Address Can I use for GPS?
165 Fort Avenue, Salem, MA will get you to the park.
What Forms of Payment are Accepted at the Park?
All of the arcades and restaurants are owned privately so form of payment can vary from business to business. Some of the restaurants do accept credit card payment as well as cash.
Is there an ATM in the Park?
There is an ATM located in the main game room of the Salem Willows Arcade.
Are dogs allowed in the park/arcades?
Dogs are allowed in the park area on leash. Dogs are not allowed on park beaches during the summer season. Well behaved dogs are allowed in the arcades on leash.
Are there public restrooms in the park?
Yes, there are public restrooms in Salem Willows Park.
Can you swim on the beaches at Salem Willows Park
Swimming is permitted at Salem Willows Park beaches, however, there are no lifeguards.
Can I get married at Salem Willows Park?
All questions regarding events in the public portion of Salem Willows Park should be directed to the City of Salem, Park & Recreation Dept., 978-744-0180
Can I rent the Gazebos in the Salem Willows Park?
All questions regarding the public portion of Salem Willows Park should be directed to the City of Salem, Park & Recreation Dept., 978-744-0180