- TripBuzz found 232 things to do with kids in or near Rockport, Massachusetts, including 220 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Salem, Gloucester, Beverly and Lynn.
- From Pirate Ship Formidable to Texas Coast Fly Fishing, the Rockport area offers 113 different types of family activities, including: Nature & Wildlife Areas, Hiking Trails, Movie Theaters and Theaters.
- Located forty miles northeast of Boston is the city of Rockport. Surrounded on three sides by the Atlantic Ocean, the waterfront city is a popular tourist destination, famous for its lobster and prime fishing locations. A scenic strip of old fishermen shacks turned into shops and cafes is one of the most popular spots in the city, as is Thacher's Island, an offshore attraction that features twin lighthouses.
Also known as the Grand Army of the Republic Museum, the Grand Army Museum was built in 1885. The museum features meticulously restored and preserved furnishings, as well as an array of exhibits pertaining to the Civil War.
Movie shows and big-name musical concerts are part of the entertainment lineup for The Lynn Auditorium. Known for presenting classic rock concerts, this auditorium hosts comedians and some of the biggest names in music history.
Truly dedicated to family bonding and activities, Cider Hill Farm designs its events and attractions around the family unit. Pick fresh fruit from the orchard, take a fun hayride, and enjoy a hot cup of apple cider with a warm doughnut.
Also known as North Side Park, the Plaice Cove Beach is a crescent-shaped beach with both white sand and a rocky shoreline. Wide sweeping views of the surrounding waterfront are featured at the beach, and easy rock climbing is available for adventure-seekers.
Walsh's Deep Sea Fishing offers several private boat charters on the Atlantic Ocean. Visitors can go on day long deep sea fishing trips, whale watching tours, and evening cruises, and the private vessel can accommodate up to 149 passengers.