- 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.
The 42-acre Centennial Park is an outdoor park that features wetlands, open fields, and hiking trails that can be used for mountain biking and running. The park also includes an off-leash dog park, a pond, and parking.
Numerous shops, restaurants, and a movie theater are among the many locations open in the Historic Dedham Square. Visitors commonly enjoy stopping by a coffee shop or seeing a film in the Art Deco theater while at the square.
A small stone building dating back to the 1897, Ogunquit Memorial Library is a historic landmark. Its field stone construction makes it of interest to architecture buffs, and grandfather clocks and stuffed owls add atmosphere inside.
From beginner children's courses to fly-fishing outings for advanced fishermen, First Cast Fly Fishing offers New Hampshire licensed guide classes and tours for fly-fishing. Donation-only based fee system ensures service to all ages, races, physical needs, and financial abilities.
A 16-screen movie theater, Showcase Cinema de Lux Randolph offers first-run feature films using digital projection. The theater provides stadium seating, concession stands, a food court and an in-theater 'Lux Level' dining experience offering wait service.
It's all about fun and games at Kings Bowling in Dedham, Massachusetts. This large bowling alley features lots of lanes, a shoe-rental booth, a snack bar and video games. It is also the home alley of several local bowling leagues.
Both beginners and experienced fishermen can enjoy the Bunny Clark Fishing Charter that features a crew with plenty of local fishing experience. Most of the excursions concentrate on fishing cod and other similar fish in the area.