- TripBuzz found 564 things to do with kids in or near Lawrence, Massachusetts, including 559 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Salem, Lowell, Cambridge and Boston.
- From Imajine That to Show Baseball & Softball Academy, the Lawrence area offers 115 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Children's Museums, National & State Parks and Parks.
- A manufacturing community in Massachusetts, Lawrence is home to both a shoe and medical supply plant. The city further has a rich history in American Literature with poet Robert Frost residing and even publishing his early works from Lawrence. Located on the Merrimack River, Lawrence offers a growing parks and recreation program with the development of a parkway connecting outdoor spaces citywide.
The dark history of the town's infamous witch trials is recounted at The Witch History Museum, where guides relate stories and describe the depicted scenes. There are no artifacts, and the stories are delivered dramatically as in a play.
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174 Liberty St., Concord, MA 01742 MoreLess Info
Minute Man National Historical Park is the site where the opening battle of the American Revolutionary War was fought. The park houses multiple historic sites including the Wayside which was home to many notable authors such as Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Salem Witch Memorial was built in the memory of those who were put to death under suspicions of practicing witchcraft during the Salem Witch Trials of 1692. The memorial comprises of a long handcrafted granite wall whose stone benches represent the victims of the witch hysteria.
Washington Square North, Salem, MA 01970 MoreLess Info
Salem Witch Museum houses numerous life-sized replicas of stage sets, lighting and prominent figures providing visitors the opportunity to learn more about the infamous Salem Witch trials of 1692.
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2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA MoreLess Info
The Salem Maritime National Historic Site is a nine-acre national park featuring historic buildings, wharves, and reconstructed tall-ships that tell the stories of the sailors and merchants who brought the goods of the world to America. Free tours are offered.
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Ticket Office is at the Magic Parlor 213 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970 MoreLess Info
At Spellbound Tours, visitors can learn about the haunted history of the Salem witch trials. Among the sites visited is the Witch Dungeon, the Boston Stranger murder site, and the Old Burying Point Cemetery.
The Seabrook Science & Nature Center is a free educational center maintained by the Seabrook power plant. It features a hands-on classroom with displays about electricity and nuclear power, a marine touch pool, and an extensive nature trail.