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 those staying in this region of Anguilla will have the benefit of convenient access to the historical site for the duration of their trip. With just a small number of hotels in the area within the vicinity of this historical site, relatively little foot traffic can be predicted.

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

Old Salt Factory and Pump House guests will be able to enjoy a few options for outdoor activities like working on their golf game and heading to the beach without having to look very hard. Vacationers who are interested in testing their proficiency on the green, can do so at the closest option, which is CuisinArt Resort Golf Course. If you don't take a whole lot of pride in your golf game, other outdoor options exist, including Sandy Ground Beach, the most convenient beach to visit. Though there isn't a huge selection, a couple other similar opportunities in the sun exist in the area. Guests will also be close to a small group of additional sites nearby. Not far away you'll find Warden's Place, one of only a couple indoor places of interest located within a mile or so of the historic site.

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 this destination with plans to give over the price of admission, which you can determine 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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