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

You may enjoy staying in Sandy Ground Village if you plan on visiting Old Salt Factory and Pump House, since visitors to this region of Anguilla will have the benefit of easy site access throughout their trip. You can expect little traffic surrounding this historic site, especially as there are so few hotel booking options close.

Hotels near Old Salt Factory and Pump House
Hotel Type Distance Direction
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

Location and What's Nearby

Visitors to Old Salt Factory and Pump House will have access to at least a couple recreational opportunities like golfing and taking to the coast not far away. Tourists with an interest in testing their talents around the green, might want to do so at the closest golfing opportunity, which is CuisinArt Resort Golf Course. If golfing isn't your thing, additional outdoor opportunities can still be found at Sandy Ground Beach, the closest beach. Though the selection might be scarce, one or two other similar opportunities in the sun to choose from nearby. Guests will also be close to a small handful sites only a short distance away. One of the few additional landmarks in the area by Old Salt Factory and Pump House that you might adore is Warden's Place.

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

For price of admission, dial up Old Salt Factory and Pump House beforehand to determine how much they charge, or if they do at all.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (264) 497-2711

Location: Sandy Ground Village, Anguilla

Email: sirandladygumbs@anguillanet.com

 

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