Scituate Maritime Center and Marine Park

119 Edward Foster Rd, Scituate, MA 02066, USA

781-545-2130. For facility rentals, call 781-545-8740.

Owned By: Town of Scituate

The Scituate Maritime Center is a multi-use facility for meetings and activities, with a function room that faces Scituate Harbor. The Scituate Marine Park is a fully operational boatyard and marina for recreational and commercial boaters. It offers 78 slips, a skiff/dinghy dock, a public kayak ramp, public restrooms and showers.

There is a public walking trail around the perimeter, along with two historic buildings. Both the Maritime Center and the Marine Park are managed by the Town of Scituate’s Harbormaster’s Office. Inquire with the Harbormaster for seasonal skiff dock permits. For transient slips, visit this website. Transient slips are also available across the harbor at the Cole Parkway Marina (aka Scituate Marina).


Located on Scituate Harbor, between First and Second Cliffs, across the water from the commercial center of town.

This land is within the region of the Massachuseuk (or Massachusett) Native American tribe.

Trail Description

There is a public walking trail around the perimeter.

Habitats and Wildlife

Located on Scituate Harbor.

119 Edward Foster Rd, Scituate, MA 02066, USA

Historic Site: Yes

Park: No

Beach: No

Boat Launch: Yes

Lifeguards: No

Hours: Office hours are 8am to 4pm, Monday - Friday, but the facilities are open daily from April through October.

Parking: Ample on-site parking.

Cost: Rental fee for function room.

Trail Difficulty: Easy


Public restrooms and showers. Geocache location.

Dogs: No

Boat Ramp: Yes

ADA Access: Yes

Scenic Views: Yes

Waterbody/Watershed: Scituate Harbor/Atlantic Ocean

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