Things to Do with Kids in Ipswich, MA

  • TripBuzz found 425 things to do with kids in or near Ipswich, Massachusetts, including 412 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Salem, Gloucester, Lowell and Beverly.
  • From Crane Beach to Foote Bros Canoe Rentals, the Ipswich area offers 116 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Farms & Ranches, Maze and Beaches.
  • The small coastal town of Ipswich is home to Willowdale State Forest and Sandy Point State Reservation, making it a popular tourist destination to outdoor nature lovers. Hiking, camping and fishing are among some of the areas biggest draws. The towns local farms and historic district are also popular points of interest.
  • TripBuzz found 425 things to do with kids in or near Ipswich, Massachusetts, including 412 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Salem, Gloucester, Lowell and Beverly.
  • From Crane Beach to Foote Bros Canoe Rentals, the Ipswich area offers 116 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Farms & Ranches, Maze and Beaches.
  • The small coastal town of Ipswich is home to Willowdale State Forest and Sandy Point State Reservation, making it a popular tourist destination to outdoor nature lovers. Hiking, camping and fishing are among some of the areas biggest draws. The towns local farms and historic district are also popular points of interest.
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3.8 Miles
93% 537 votes
Beaches Argilla Road, Ipswich, MA 1938 MoreLess Info
Crane Beach comprises of mutiple sand dunes and salt marshes coupled with a number of walking trails and boardwalks which offer panoramic views of the Ipswich Bay.
3.0 Miles
94% 16 votes
Canoeing 230 Topsfield Road, Ipswich, MA 01938 MoreLess Info
Located on a stretch of river that runs through a National Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary, Foote Bros Canoe Rentals offers canoe and kayak rentals, as well as guided trips along the river.
2.7 Miles
40% 5 votes
Maze 259 Linebrook Road, Ipswich, MA 01938 MoreLess Info
Situated on a family owned farm, Marini Farm Corn Maze offers family friendly activities like inflatable bounce houses, rope and corn mazes, and hayrides. The farm stand sells fresh produce and has baked goods available.
1.7 Miles
93% 40 votes
River Ipswich, MA MoreLess Info
The beautiful Ipswich River in Ipswich, Massachusetts is full of opportunities for outdoor fun. It is easily accessed from more than 20 hiking trails, and its meadows and marshes are important habitats for birds, fish and small mammals.
2.6 Miles
75% 36 votes
Farms & Ranches Highland St., Ipswich, MA 1982 MoreLess Info
Appleton Farms is the oldest operating agricultural and dairy farm in America and is home to many walking trails, a dairy store and a visitor center.
2.7 Miles
96% 23 votes
Farms & Ranches 259 Linebrook Road, Ipswich, MA 01938 MoreLess Info
Marini Farm features a seasonally open corn maze as well as a farm stand and pumpkin patch. Other attractions include pedal karts, hayrides, bouncy castles, rope games, an apple cannon and a giant tube slide.
0.3 Miles
93% 14 votes
History Museums 54 South Main Street, Ipswich, MA 1938 MoreLess Info
The Ipswich Historical Society founded the Ipswich Museum in 1890. The current collection reflects more than 100 years of acquisition and is displayed in both the 1677 Whipple House and the 1800 Heard House.
3.2 Miles
96% 169 votes
Historic Homes 290 Argilla Road, Ipswich, MA 1938 MoreLess Info
Castle Hill lies within the Crane Estate which overlooks the sea and features rolling landscaped gardens that connect to the shoreline. The area comprises of numerous hiking trails and is home to diverse local wildlife.
0.3 Miles
- 0 votes
History Museums 75 S Main Street, Ipswich, MA 1938 MoreLess Info
Part of the Ipswich Museum, the Whipple House was built in 1677 and is a National Historic Landmark. The house is a good example of first period American architecture. Visitors can tour the house -- which contains many original furnishings.
0.3 Miles
- 0 votes
History Museums 54 S Main Street, Ipswich, MA 1938 MoreLess Info
Built in 1795, the Heard House Museum is a furnished museum/home with d├ęcor and furniture that reflects both Asian and Western styles due to the prominence of trade with China during the period of the home.
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