Ellis Square Walking Tour


Join us for this walking tour of Ellis Square and the surrounding area which will offer insight into the hidden history of Beverly and introduce you to its key events, major figures, and architectural finds. Rain or shine; in case of severe weather, check with us that day. Meet in Ellis Square.  $10/free for members

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Privateer Trail Walking Tour


Walking tours offer insight into the hidden history of Beverly and introduce you to its key events and major figures. Join us as we journey through downtown Beverly to visit the homes and businesses of some of Beverly’s most famous privateers and experience beautiful waterfront views at the same time!  Rain or shine; in case […]

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Old Planter’s Path Walking Tour


To celebrate Earth Day, we join Beverly’s Open Space and Recreation Committee to explore the area that was known as the Basse River Side where the five “Old Planters” (Conant, Balch, Trask, Woodberry & Palfrey) received a “Thousand Acre Grant” in 1635. During this walk we will visit sites that have connections to these families and […]

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Cummings Center Walking Tour


Join us for a walk through of the Cummings Center and step back in time as we offer up a history of the United Shoe Machine Company. The history of shoe making in the area, the founding of the United Shoe Machinery Company, the building of “the Shoe”, and the profound effects of the USMC […]

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Witches and Bitches: The Badass Women of Beverly Walking Tour


Sweet little old lady?  Think again!  Looks can be deceiving. Beverly’s long history is chock full of women who stole from the clergy, sat on their neighbors in church, cleverly confessed to practicing witchcraft to escape the gallows, and evicted a sitting United States president.  Come meet some of Beverly’s most notorious and empowered ladies on Historic […]

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Old Planters Walking Tour


Walking tours offer insight into the hidden history of Beverly and introduce you to its key events and major figures. Join us as we explore the area that was known as the Basse River Side where the five “Old Planters” (Conant, Balch, Trask, Woodberry & Palfrey) received a “Thousand Acre Grant” in 1635. During this […]

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Old Planters Walking Tour


Walking tours offer insight into the hidden history of Beverly and introduce you to its key events and major figures. Join us as we explore the area that was known as the Basse River Side where the five “Old Planters” (Conant, Balch, Trask, Woodberry & Palfrey) received a “Thousand Acre Grant” in 1635. During this […]

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Broadway Walking Tour


Walking tours offer insight into the hidden history of Beverly and introduce you to its key events and major figures. Join us as we explore the well-preserved homes of some of Beverly’s most illustrious residents that can be found on Beverly’s Broadway, one of the most interesting roadways in the city! Rain or shine event, […]

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Hand-colored postcard of Broadway in Beverly

Central Street Walking Tour


Join us for the evening as we take a stroll down Central Street, home to some of Beverly’s most fascinating history and beautiful architecture. Come explore as we discuss famous Beverly residents and their lasting impact on Beverly. Walking tours offer insight into the hidden history of Beverly and introduce you to its key events […]

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