Special Events

An experience like no other. Experience life on board what was once one of the Navy’s most powerful class of cruisers in the world. The world’s only preserved heavy cruiser, the The USS Salem is moored at her birthplace in Quincy, Massachusetts.

The USS Salem offers a new and unique function space for groups of all sizes. The Salem’s historic atmosphere creates a unique backdrop for any event.

The function room rental also includes a tour of the USS Salem. Enjoy your event with the opportunity to explore the ship from stem to stern.

Event Venue Options:

  • The Wardroom: Ideal seating for up to 75 guests. Equipped with a sound system and catering area

  • Main Deck: A tented location on the stern (May to October). Seating available for 100, with tables and chairs provided

  • Second Deck: Chief Petty Officers Mess seats up to 30, for more intimate functions

  • After Crew’s Mess: Room for up to 150 guests

  • Ward Room: For seating up to 75 guests with adjacent galley