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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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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Fish Flake Hill Walking Tour


Walking tours offer insight into the hidden history of Beverly and introduce you to its key events and major figures. $10/free for members unless otherwise noted. Meet at the Cabot House, 117 Cabot Street. Rain or shine; in case of severe weather, check with us that day.

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United Shoe Tour at the Cummings Center


Back by popular demand! Join Abby Battis for a walk through the Cummings Center for a history of the United Shoe Machine Corporation.  In 1903 Beverly became the site of the United Shoe Machinery Corporation (USMC), a company that designed and manufactured machines for making shoes. The machines were distributed worldwide. In its heyday the […]

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