A town of experiences around every corner.

things to do

From the beachy shores of Plum Island, to the Clipper City Rail Trail and Harbor Walk, there’s no shortage of things to explore in Newburyport. Maudslay State Park and the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge are both attractions highly ranked by the National Park Service, and the Market Square Historic District is just one of the many Newbuyport treasures on the National Register of Historic Places. Plus, Newburyport is the Birthplace of the US Coast Guard!

We now welcome you to experience our coastal spas, fresh seafood, small-batch beer and more while visiting these historic destinations.

Newburyport Harbor Cruises


Newburyport is a destination town, with things to do and attractions to explore each moment.

Yankee Homecoming Parade

Arts & Entertainment

With never a dull day on the calendar, Newburyport MA is a top-notch performer.

Newburyport Restaurants to Eat and Drink - Brine Oysters and Crudo

Eat & Drink

Quick reviews about the dishes/drinks that really leave an impression on us. From the traditional to the new, we Taste & Tell.

Newburyport History - Market Square Historic District in Newburyport, MA


Museums, historic tours, monuments and festivals. Newburyporters love to honor the past.

Kids & Family in Newburyport, MA

Kids & Family

Enjoy Mother Nature as teacher with family-friendly festivals, farm friends, nature camps and sports.

Newburyport Outdoors - Kayaking


From jet-skiing, to scenic tours and naps on the beach. Newburyport is a Coastal destination.

Newburyport Shopping & Spas

Shopping & Spas

Relax at premiere salons and herb gardens, or shop Newburyport’s specialty boutiques.

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Sports & Fitness

Always an opportunity to get moving, Newburyport sports and fitness will make your heart sing.