- TripBuzz found 456 things to do with kids in or near Haverhill, Massachusetts, including 444 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Salem, Lowell, Gloucester and Beverly.
- From Ski Bradford to Cedarland Fun Center, the Haverhill area offers 115 different types of family activities, including: Farms & Ranches, Family Fun Center, Skating Rinks and Bowling.
- Originally a farming community through the 18th and 19th centuries, the city of Haverhill is now a thriving residential and tourist community located on the Merrimack River. The historical museums and homesteads, as well as recreational water sports on the river, are the most popular draw for visitors to the area.
Spanning 56 acres, the Fourth Cliff Recreation Area sits atop a seaside cliff at the tip of a peninsula. The area offers stunning views of the sea and shore, and offers camping opportunities as well as lodging.
First opened in 1992, the Brockton Fire Museum works to preserve the history of firefighting in the area of Brockton. The building itself is made to convey the atmosphere of a Victorian fire station, and thousands of firefighting objects are held in the 2,000-square-foot space.
Over 700 acres of land compose D.W. Field Park along with more than seven miles of paved roadway which surround the park area. A wide range of trails are offered for walking or cycling along with a duck pond and nature viewing.
In operation since the 1930s, Silver Ranch Stables offers horseback lessons and rides at its ranch. Depending on the season and weather, visitors can take sleigh and carriage rides through the surrounding trails.
Lake Contoocook Public Beach is a beach off the coast of Lake Contoocook. The beach is open to the public and is known to be relatively uncrowded. The lake is suitable for fishing and lunch stands can be found nearby.
A family entertainment center, Family Funway features a miniature golf course, a go-kart track, bumper boats and a bungee trampoline. The center also provides party hosting, batting cages and a concession area with food and drinks.
Featuring 62 lanes, Westgate Lanes Inc offers both ten-pin and candlepin bowling suitable for individuals, groups and leagues. The center provides billiard tables, arcade games and high-definition televisions along with a pub and grill.