Old Salt Factory and Pump House

With the high quantity of resources, salt mining was a major aspect of Anguilla's early economy. The Old Salt Factory and Pumphouse is a reminder of that history and shed light on how the process was done. Guests are welcomed to visit the old factory and take a tour to learn about the entire industry.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Old Salt Factory and Pump House may choose to book their trip in Sandy Ground Village, since visitors to this region of Anguilla will have easy access to this historic attraction during their visit. Because you'll find a large number of hotels in the vicinity of Old Salt Factory and Pump House, folks visiting the region can afford to be picky when choosing a room.

Hotels near Old Salt Factory and Pump House
Hotel Type Distance Direction
La Residence Villa complex 0.5 mi. (0.7 km) S
Mariners Cliffside Beach Resort Cottages 0.5 mi. (0.8 km) SSW
La Vue Boutique Inn Hotel 0.7 mi. (1.0 km) SSW
Kamique Villas Villa complex 1.7 mi. (2.1 km) SE
Las Esquinas B & B 1.8 mi. (2.5 km) SE
Lloyd's Bed and Breakfast B & B 2.0 mi. (1.0 km) ENE
CéBlue Villas & Beach Resort Villa complex 2.0 mi. (1.5 km) NE

Location and What's Nearby

If you find yourself hungry after spending time at this historical site, no problem -- you'll find a wide variety of lunch and dinner spots within traveling distance. The most nearby place to eat is The Pumphouse, which serves American meals. The Pumphouse is a small ways off, but far enough that you may need to decide on employing a mode of transportation to get there. Dad's Bar & Grill and Dolce Vita Italian Beach Restaurant And Bar are additional nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At Dolce Vita Italian Beach Restaurant And Bar you and your companions can test out Italian dishes and enjoy the culture of Anguilla.

Information

Operating Hours

If you want a tour of the Old Factory, you will need to call ahead and make an appointment. Keep in mind though that tours are at 10:00am on Thursdays only.

Payment

Show up at Old Salt Factory and Pump House with plans to pay for the price of admission, which your party can figure out by phoning ahead of time.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (264) 497-2711

Location: Sandy Ground Village, Anguilla

Email: sirandladygumbs@anguillanet.com

 

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