North of Boston

The North of Boston region is comprised of two unique tourist areas. North of Boston and The Greater Merrimack Valley. If you like beaches, witches, seafaring and freedom (and who doesn’t?), the North of Boston region is for you. Here on the North Shore, you can explore 30 miles of gorgeous rocky coastline, with stops along the way as varied as the Salem Witch Museum and the New England Pirate Museum. Further inland, in the Greater Merrimack Valley, you can relive the revolution (just the fun, non-Bayonet-y, parts) in Lexington and Concord.  Did we mention there’s a North of Boston Seafood Trail that even has its own app? Yep, we just did. Tie on your lobster bib.

For more information on the North of Boston region, visit these sites:
North of Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau
Greater Merrimack Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau
Destination Salem

Videos


Video courtesy of Mark Kanegis


Video courtesy of Mark Kanegis

  • The Trustees’ Castle Hill on the Crane Estate in Ipswich

  • Salem Witch Museum +
    1,081 saves

    Salem Witch Museum

    Salem

  • Salem Smugglers' Tour +
    391 saves

    Salem Smugglers' Tour

    Salem

  • The House of the Seven Gables +
    342 saves

    The House of the Seven Gables

    Salem

  • Castle Hill on the Crane Estate +
    321 saves

    Castle Hill on the Crane Estate

    Ipswich

  • The Butterfly Place +
    254 saves

    The Butterfly Place

    Westford

  • DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum +
    215 saves

    DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

    Lincoln

  • Salem Museum +
    197 saves

    Salem Museum

    Salem

  • CoCo Key Water Park +
    191 saves

    CoCo Key Water Park

    Danvers

  • Mass Audubon's Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary +
    179 saves

    Mass Audubon's Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary

    Lincoln

  • Bearskin Neck +
    175 saves

    Bearskin Neck

    Rockport

  • Gallows Hill Museum /Theatre +
    169 saves

    Gallows Hill Museum /Theatre

    Salem

  • 7 Seas Whale Watch +
    163 saves

    7 Seas Whale Watch

    Gloucester

  • Winter Island Light +
    117 saves

    Winter Island Light

    Salem

  • Lexington Battle Green Guides +
    114 saves

    Lexington Battle Green Guides

    Lexington

  • Crane Beach on the Crane Estate +
    103 saves

    Crane Beach on the Crane Estate

    Ipswich

  • Peabody Essex Museum +
    103 saves

    Peabody Essex Museum

    Salem

  • Bewitched After Dark Walking Tours +
    98 saves

    Bewitched After Dark Walking Tours

    Salem

  • Witch's Woods Haunted Hayride & Halloween Screampark +
    95 saves

    Witch's Woods Haunted Hayride & Halloween Screampark

    Westford

  • Amesbury Sports Park +
    90 saves

    Amesbury Sports Park

    Amesbury

  • Surfari Stand Up Paddle & Surf +
    88 saves

    Surfari Stand Up Paddle & Surf

    Manchester By-the-sea