- TripBuzz found 140 things to do with kids in or near South Berwick, Maine, including 133 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ogunquit, Hampton, Portsmouth and Rye.
- From Powderhouse Hill to Vaughan Woods State Park, the South Berwick area offers 110 different types of family activities, including: National & State Parks, Historic Homes, Historic Sites and Recreation Centers.
- Located in Maine's southwest region lies the city of South Berwick. A small residential community, the city is home to the states Berwick Academy, a school that was founded in 1791. Other historical sights make the city a popular tourist destination, such as the Old Berwick Historical Society and many homes. The annual Strawberry Festival is also popular, drawing over 20,000 visitors annually.
Rail-trail Independence Greenway Bike Route is an 8 mile long paved bike and walking trail. Situated along an abandoned railroad, views include wetlands and wildlife and a memorial style bench to enjoy at the trail head entrance.
Peabody Historical Society is a center for the preservation, study and enjoyment of Peabody's cultural heritage. The Society maintains eight historic properties, an extensive library and archives and a large collection of china, textiles, furniture and fine/ decorative arts.
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.
Gallows Hill Museum/Theatre, earlier known as the Witches Cottage, offers live witchcraft and ghost shows and a special show for the kids called Professor Wunder's School of Magic . The lobby functions as a mini museum with numerous replica artifacts of the Salem Witch Trials.
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.
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115 Derby Street, Salem, MA 01970 MoreLess Info
The House of the Seven Gables is an original colonial mansion dating back to late 17th-century which operates as a local museum today featuring restored period furnishings and a variety of other artifacts.
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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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30 Church St. Suite 203, Salem, MA 01970 MoreLess Info
Arranging for the exploration of several haunted buildings, Paranormal Salem Investigation Tours has received lots of notoriety. And with experienced and knowledgeable guides, the tour can be both entertaining and educational.