- 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.
Doyle Field is a large recreational park offering various outdoor sports and activities. It includes a playground for kids, a football/soccer field complete with bleachers, a lighted baseball field, multiple tennis courts and two running tracks.
A not for profit organization, Leominster Art Center & Gallery focuses on fostering, supporting, and promoting local artists. The center maintains a gallery open to the public, and offers lessons in various kinds of art.
More than the average bowling alley, Mason Bowling Center in Leominster, Massachusetts is a must go for families. With miniature golf, arcade games, and billiards to accompany their exquisite lanes, along with ice cream, candy, and snacks is the center for fun.
Willard Brook State Forest's Trap Falls is a year-round hiking trail and picnic area. The falls area is a three-plunge, side-by-side water fall that allows for guests to recreationally barbecue by fire-pit as desired.
Located next to the Dacey Field playground, the Franklin Dog Park is a fenced, double-gated park for dogs, open from dawn until dusk. The park offers shaded areas, picnic tables and supplies for clean-up and disposal.
Cinema World is a movie theater multiplex that shows primarily first-run Hollywood movies in full digital picture and sound. The theater features plush leather high-backed rocking chairs, as well as a range of refreshments.
From personal training to fitness classes, The Adirondack Club offers its members an aquatics facility, gyms, and tennis courts. During the summer, the club hosts various youth camps for tennis, arts and crafts, and swimming.
Located on 63 acres of land, the Lincoln Woods Wildlife Sanctuary is a location that allows guests to enjoy themselves in a scenic, natural environment. Visitors commonly enjoy walking through the sanctuary's trail system while enjoying the surrounding wildlife.
One an elegant estate, Doyle Community Park features picturesque grounds and trails that wind through gardens, woodlands and meadows. The colorful foliage adds charm to the park that has over three miles of walking and hiking trails.