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Native Sun, Pleasant St., Newburyport, Mass.
The Cottage, Market Square, Newburyport, Mass.
Waterfront Park, Newburyport, Mass.

In this North Shore coastal town, you will find myriad shops and restaurants, red brick buildings, pedestrian walkways, a playground and a relaxing waterfront path. (Read More)


There are gift, home decor, clothing, jewelry and pet supply shops. The heart of the district is Market Square where Water, State and Merrimac Streets meet across from Waterfront Park. There are benches and pedestrian only walkways that make it easy to rest from your shopping with gelato from Dolce Freddo, an ice cream from Simply Sweet, or a hot beverage from one of the many coffee cafes. Tannery Marketplace is located along Water St. Here you can find indoor shops, restaurants as well as spa services. A short drive away, Plum Island has long sandy beaches, a wildlife refuge and a state park. It is popular for swimming, bird watching, kayaking and fishing. Great for a vacation, day trip or getaway weekend, Newburyport has lots to explore and enjoy. (Less)


Newburyport, Massachusetts

In this North Shore coastal town, you will find myriad shops and restaurants, red brick buildings, pedestrian walkways, a playground and a relaxing waterfront path. There are gift, home decor, clothing, jewelry and pet supply shops. The heart of the district is Market Square where Water, State and Merrimac Streets meet across from Waterfront Park. There are benches and pedestrian only walkways that make it easy to rest from your shopping with gelato from Dolce Freddo, an ice cream from Simply Sweet, or a hot beverage from one of the many coffee cafes. Tannery Marketplace is located along Water St. Here you can find indoor shops, restaurants as well as spa services. A short drive away, Plum Island has long sandy beaches, a wildlife refuge and a state park. It is popular for swimming, bird watching, kayaking and fishing. Great for a vacation, day trip or getaway weekend, Newburyport has lots to explore and enjoy.

Shops
A Little Bit of Naples - men's designer consignment clothing; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-462-1423WEBSITE
Amy Williams - women's clothing boutique, including European and high end brand items; accessories too; 46 Pleasant St. 978-462-0020WEBSITE
Annie's - artwork, jewelry, pottery, gifts; 11 Pleasant St. 978-462-5577WEBSITE
BC Essentials - bath and body products, essential oils, accessories, jewelry; 55 Pleasant St. 781-983-0304WEBSITE
Best of British - imports from U.K. including clothing, accessories, food items, sweets, books, flags; 22 State St. 978-465-6976WEBSITE
Black Dog General Store - casual clothing, gifts; 37 State St. 978-462-3888WEBSITE
Bobbles and Lace - women's clothing, accessories, shoes; also online shopping; 22 Pleasant St. 978-662-4108, ext. 4WEBSITE
Brass Lyon - nautical home decor, clocks, wooden ships, souvenirs; 36 Market Sq. 978-465-5002WEBSITE
Clay's - CLOSED; open in Portsmouth, N.H., and Amherst, Mass.; women's clothing shop; casual and comfortable styles; 72 State St. 978-462-1119WEBSITE
Coastal Chic - chalk paint and workshops, home decor, art, bath and body products, accessories; 32 Water St., Unit 2 978-255-1658WEBSITE
Connor Summers Gallery - fine art gallery representing multiple artists; also, custom framing; 48 Market St. 978-462-9196WEBSITE
Cuckoo's Nest - memorabilia, collectibles, sports team apparel; 13 Pleasant St. 978-462-6690WEBSITE
Denise's Flower and Sock Shop - variety of novelty socks, gifts; florist shop; 35 Pleasant St. 978-462-3409WEBSITE
Dyno Records - record store; new and used vinyl and cd's; 1 Middle St. 978-462-9630WEBSITE
Fatface - clothing boutique for men and women; kids clothing and home decor also; 8 and 10 State St. 978-572-1469WEBSITE
Ganesh Imports - global imports, women's clothing, accessories; 33 State St. 978-463-8626WEBSITE
Gentry's Boutique - women's designer consignment boutique; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-463-0040WEBSITE
Grand Trunk Old World Market - cheese, wine, kitchen items; 3 1/2 Center St. 978-499-4441WEBSITE
Greetings By Design - cards, stationery, gifts, invitations, artwork; 1 Rear Water St. 978-225-6700WEBSITE
Henry Bear's Park - toys, games, puzzles, books, crafts, art supplies, musical toys, building sets; 50 Water St., Tannery Mkt. 978-572-5295WEBSITE
Ireland on the Square - ShanOre, Dublin made jewelry; home decor, sweaters, scarves, tableware; 10 Market Square 978-463-6288WEBSITE
Ivy Lane - MOVED into Mill 77 Trading Co. located 1 1/2 miles south; vintage and new home decor, vintage furniture, decorating and painting classes, jewelry, accessories; 22 Graf Rd. 978-792-5046WEBSITE
Jabberwocky Bookshop - independent bookshop in Tannery Marketplace; online ordering also; 50 Water St. 978-465-9359WEBSITE
J. McLaughlin - men's and women's clothing; sweaters, outerwear; 6 Inn St. 978-792-2310WEBSITE
Joppa Fine Foods - sandwiches, specialty foods, wine, cheese; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-462-4662WEBSITE
Just Dogs - dog products and dog treat bakery; 37 Pleasant St. 978-465-8400WEBSITE
Kaya Jewelers - diamonds, wedding jewelry, gemstone jewelry; 41 State St. 978-465-1330WEBSITE
Life Is Good - casual clothing, t-shirts; located at Kitty Hawk Kites; 78 State St. 978-463-2010WEBSITE
Lively Kids - infant and children's clothing; 15 State St. 978-465-7650WEBSITE
Marathon Sports - running, walking and jogging footwear, apparel; several locations; 27 Water St. 978-255-1737WEBSITE
Market Square Jewelers - estate jewelry and custom work, gemstones, vintage pieces, watches; 22 Market Sq. 978-465-8313WEBSITE
Meyra - unique, colorful lighting; 10 State St. 978-462-0078WEBSITE
Mill 77 Trading Co. - consignment antiques, home decor, vintage furniture, apparel, crafts, collectibles; moved 1.5 miles from downtown; 22 Graf Rd. 978-792-5046WEBSITE
M.K. Benatti Jewelers - wedding jewelry, custom pieces, designer items, jewelry repairs; watches; 1 State St. 978-462-2768WEBSITE
Native Sun - women's clothing boutique; 20 Pleasant St. 978-255-7642WEBSITE
Nauti Pearl - women's clothing boutique; apparel, jewelry, accessories; 18 State St. 978-572-1518WEBSITE
Nazarian Jewelers - wedding jewelry, designer pieces, gifts, watches; 37 Market Square 978-465-2024WEBSITE
Newburyport Art Association Gallery and Gift Shop - art gallery; events, exhibitions, art classes and workshops; online gallery; 65 Water St. 978-465-8769WEBSITE
Nine Streets New York - women's clothing, gifts, home decor; 40 Pleasant St. 978-572-0672WEBSITE
O Bag - 2 Market Sq. 978-572-1522WEBSITE
Oldies Marketplace - used items for the home; toys, collectibles; 27 Water St. 978-465-0643WEBSITE
Paper Moon - cards and gifts; 1 Merrimac St. 978-225-6650WEBSITE
Partridge in a Bear Tree - home decor, candles, gifts, seasonal decorations; 17 Market Sq. 978-462-3327WEBSITE
Piel Craftsmen - handmade wooden ship models, nautically inspired gifts; 3 1/2 Center St. 978-462-7012WEBSITE
Piper and Chloe - items for the home; gifts; 5 Water St. 978-255-1675WEBSITE
Plum Island Soap Co. - bath and body products manufactured onsite; also, jewelry, accessories, gifts; 205 Northern Boulevard 978-465-0238WEBSITE
Port Plums - oils, vinegars, prepared foods, kitchen items, gifts; 50 Water St. 978-462-7700WEBSITE
Pretty Poppy - jewelry, accessories, apparel, gifts; 43 Pleasant St. 978-476-1244WEBSITE
Quinn's Canine Cafe - organic and natural dog treats, foods; also, accessories; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-462-2106WEBSITE
Red Bird Trading Co. - furniture, home decor; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-462-5566WEBSITE
Richdale - convenience store with penny candy, t-shirts, groceries, snacks; 1 Pleasant St. 978-465-9808WEBSITE
Riverside - bicycles and bicycle apparel and accessories; rentals; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-465-5566WEBSITE
RR Traders - gems, fossils, jewelry, arts and crafts, accessories; 3 Middle St. 978-358-8048WEBSITE
Salt and Grove - gifts, accessories, decor; artisan made items; 10 Pleasant St. 978-255-2412WEBSITE
Sea Bags - tote bags and accessories made from recycled sail cloth; nautical designs; 6 State St. 207-239-2999WEBSITE
Shine Boutique - women's clothing boutique; jewelry, accessories, candles, fragrances; 28 State St. 978-255-7264WEBSITE
Signature Art Works - gallery showcasing contemporary work from local artists; jewelry, pottery, paintings, prints; 1 Merrimac St., Suite 3; 978-590-6935WEBSITE
Simply Sweet - chocolates, ice cream, frozen beverages, holiday specialties; 12 Inn St. 978-462-3226WEBSITE
Smitten - high-end women's clothing boutique; designer outfits, sweaters, accessories; 23 Inn St. 978-499-7912WEBSITE
Soak and Shoreline - apparel, soaps, body lotions, gifts; 7 State St. 978-465-7625WEBSITE
Stonewall Kitchen - prepared foods; jellies, sauces, kitchen supplies; 35 State St. 978-255-4474WEBSITE
Sweethaven Gallery - photography and art; local landscapes and beyond; 25 Inn St. 978-465-7656WEBSITE
Talbots - women's clothing store; 15 Green St. 978-463-0699WEBSITE
Tannery Historic Marketplace - indoor and outdoor shops in mill buildings located near Newburyport Harbor; also, farmer's market, spa services; 75 Water St. 978-465-7047WEBSITE
The Candy Man - penny candy, salt water taffy, homemade fudge, chocolates; 14 Pleasant St. 978-358-7765WEBSITE
The Cottage - diverse collection of antiques, home decor, furniture, gifts, jewelry; new and used; 4 Market Square 978-463-3666WEBSITE
The Natural Dog - dog and cat food, treats, accessories, supplies; located a mile south from downtown; 155 State St. 978-499-9909WEBSITE
Vaalbara Supply - handmade eco-consciously made bags; jewelry, accessories, candles; 1 Water St. 978-212-9678WEBSITE
Valerie's Gallery - fine art and crafts; jewelry, pottery, paintings, prints, purses, scarves, spiritiles, wood birds; 26 State St. 978-499-8444WEBSITE
Vintage Fair Antiques - antique shop; furniture, collectibles, items for the home, prints; 78 State St. 978-463-5911WEBSITE
Wheat - boutique with women's clothing, accessories, gifts, items for children; 8 Inn St. 978-500-3466WEBSITE
When Pigs Fly - all natural breads baked daily; also, cookies, cakes, jellies, oils, syrup, honey, spreads, rubs, sauces; 1 Merrimac St. 978-572-2500WEBSITE
Wishbasket - gifts, jewelry, home decor; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-465-1515WEBSITE

General Information
Newburyport Chamber of Commerce - newburyportchamber.org; general info, shopping overview; seasonal Info Booth at Waterfront Pk.; 978-462-6680WEBSITE
Newburyport Live Web Cams - newburyport.com; live web cams of downtown Newburyport, the Merrimack River and Plum Island MarshWEBSITE
Newburyport Shops - newburyportshops.com; visitor overview from Newburyport Development Company, including boating info; WEBSITE
Newburyport Shops Facebook Page - visitor info about shops, dining and events; Newburyport Development Co.WEBSITE
Newburyport Travel Guide - www.newburyport.com; travel info about Newburyport; event info also;WEBSITE
Parking Information - www.cityofnewburyport.com ; parking map showing lots and details about parking in downtownWEBSITE
Salisbury Beach Visitor's Guide - info about Salisbury Beach State Reservation and Salisbury Beach; located 5 miles from downtownWEBSITE

Restaurants
Abraham's Bagels - bagel shop open for breakfast and lunch; also serving sandwiches and pizza; 11 Liberty St. 978-465-8148WEBSITE
Agave Mexican Bistro - lunch and dinner Mexican food restaurant; extensive tequilas offered; seasonal outdoor seating; 50 State St. 978-499-0428WEBSITE
Anchor Stone Deck Pizza - pizza restaurant; pies, slices, calzones, salads, lasagna, wings; additional upstairs seating; 44 State St. 978-463-3313WEBSITE
Angie's Food - family owned local restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner; specials and take out; 7 Pleasant St. 978-462-7959WEBSITE
Black Cow Tap & Grill - lunch and dinner restaurant serving small plates, salads, steaks, chicken, seafood entrees, tacos, chowder, burgers, sushi and sashimi, kids menu, wine and drinks menu; 40 Merrimac St. 978-499-8811WEBSITE
Bob Lobster - seasonal seafood shack with river view; fried fish, lobster rolls, chowder; also, ice cream; take out seafood pies; fish market; 49 Plum Island Tpke. 978-465-7100WEBSITE
Brine Oysters - lunch and dinner restaurant serving raw shellfish, small plates, seafood and meat dishes; seasonal menu with Spanish and Italian influences; 25 State St. 978-358-8479WEBSITE
Brown Sugar by the Sea - Thai restaurant located in Tannery Marketplace; 75 Water St. 978-499-8424WEBSITE
Chococoa Baking Co. - bakery cafe with focus on whoopie pies, gluten free option; espresso bar, desserts, breads; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-499-8889WEBSITE
Coffee Factory Roastery and Cafe - coffee cafe serving a variety of coffee drinks and teas; on site roasting of their coffee beans; also, pastries, sandwiches and salads; 56 State St. 978-358-7539WEBSITE
Commune Cafe - coffee, crepes; 33 Pleasant St. 978-462-3190WEBSITE
Dolce Freddo Gelato - year round gelato shop serving gelato, sorbet, gelato cakes and sundaes, desserts; also coffee, cappuccino, espresso and seasonally, hot chocolate; 38 Market Sq. 978-462-1002WEBSITE
Haley's - burgers, hot dogs, fries, ice cream; located in the rotary circle; 168 Route 1 Turnpike 978-462-6000WEBSITE
Harbor Creamery - homemade ice cream, unique flavors; 39 Pleasant St. 978-255-2440WEBSITE
Jen Ju Boba Tea - boba tea shop; also milk teas, matcha, smoothies and specialty drinks; 12 State St. 978-255-7325WEBSITE
Jewel in the Crown - Indian food restaurant; northern and southern dishes; gluten free available; 23 Pleasant St. 978-463-0956WEBSITE
Joppa Fine Foods - sandwiches, specialty foods, wine, cheese; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-462-4662WEBSITE
Joy Nest - Thai restaurant and cocktail venue in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-572-1615WEBSITE
Lolo Poke - specialty and custom poke bowls; sushi, chicken, tofu plus greens, rice, fruits, vegetables, sauces served in a bowl; 47 Pleasant St. 978-255-2504WEBSITE
Loretta - lunch and dinner American restaurant with variety of entrees, specials, desserts, drinks; jazz on Sunday's; 15 Pleasant St. 978-463-0000WEBSITE
Mandarava - lunch and brunch restaurant with changing menu, organic vegetarian dishes, gluten free options; 46 Inn St. 978-465-7300WEBSITE
Metzy's Cantina - Mexican restaurant located at the Newburyport MBTA station; located 1 1/2 miles south of downtown; 5 Boston Way 978-255-7347WEBSITE
Michael's Harborside - harbor view seafood restaurant serving lunch and dinner; seafood dishes, including lobster rolls, fish and chips, shrimps, scallops, boiled lobster, and clam chowder; also, steak, gluten free choices and kids menu; 1 Tournament Wharf 978-462-7785WEBSITE
Mission Oak Grill - steak and seafood dinner restaurant with American and Brazilian style dishes, and creative cocktails; 26 Green St. 978-463-9009WEBSITE
Mr. India - Indian and Himalayan cuisine; lunch and dinner restaurant; 140 High St. 978-465-8600WEBSITE
Oregano Pizzeria and Ristorante - brick oven pizza, paninis, pastas, dinner entrees, salad, kids menu; lunch and dinner menus; Italian and Lebanese dishes; gluten free choices; 16 Pleasant St. 978-462-5013WEBSITE
Otto - pizza with variety of toppings; gluten free and vegan options; 202 Merrimac St. 978-225-6161WEBSITE
Paddle Inn - lunch and dinner restaurant; sandwiches, burgers, entrees; also, Sunday brunch menu; 27 State St. 978-572-1242WEBSITE
Park Lunch - 181 Merrimac St. 978-465-9817WEBSITE
Plum Island Beachcoma - casual restaurant and lounge on Plum Island; burgers, tacos, drinks; open year round but limited hours in winter; 23 Plum Island Blvd., Plum Island 978-358-8218WEBSITE
Plum Island Grille - year round dinner restaurant with sunset views; seafood dishes, chowder, shellfish, burgers; Sunday brunch; scheduled live music; seasonal outdoor patio; grab and go dinners; 2 Plum Island Turnpike, Newbury 978-463-2290WEBSITE
Port City Sandwich Co. - breakfast and lunch shop near waterfront; hot and cold sandwiches, wraps, salads, soups, specials; 40R Merrimac St. 978-358-8628WEBSITE
Port Tavern - tavern serving soups, chowder, sandwiches, burgers, fish and chips, entrees, appetizers; open for lunch and dinner; indoor fireplace, seasonal outdoor seating, scheduled events; 84 State St. 978-465-1006WEBSITE
Purple Onion Cafe - CLOSED; 44 Inn St. 978-465-9600WEBSITE
Revitalive Cafe and Juice Bar - organic and vegan juice, and lunch options; salads, soups, sandwiches, desserts; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-462-0639WEBSITE
Riverside Cafe and Diner - breakfast and lunch diner; breakfast, sandwiches, burgers, soups, desserts; 260 Merrimack St. 978-225-6999WEBSITE
Sea Level Oyster Bar - seafood restaurant with waterfront view serving raw shellfish, lobster rolls, fish sandwiches, chowder, burgers, entrees, tacos, burgers, pizza, salads; seasonal outdoor seating; adjacent to Firehouse Center for the Arts; 1 Market Sq. 978-462-8862WEBSITE
Simply Sweet - chocolates, ice cream, frozen beverages, holiday specialties; 12 Inn St. 978-462-3226WEBSITE
Starboard Galley - water view seafood restaurant serving lunch and dinner; 55 Water St. 978-462-1326WEBSITE
Stone Crust Pizza - specialty brick oven pizzas, including gluten free; pies and slices; also, calzones, salads, sandwiches, wraps, burgers; limited seating; 8 Pleasant St. 978-462-2015WEBSITE
The Angry Donut - fresh brioche donuts, breakfast sandwiches, coffees; 42 Inn St. 978-255-1026WEBSITE
The Grog - lunch and dinner pub style restaurant serving seafood entrees, Mexican dishes, steak and ribs, pasta, desserts; 13 Middle St. 978-465-8008WEBSITE
The Juicery - smoothies, juices, acai bowls; 40 State St. 978-255-2652WEBSITE
The Poynt - dinner restaurant serving seafood entrees, sushi, wood fired pizzas, salads, burgers, tacos, desserts; also, Sunday brunch; 31 Water St. 978-358-8501WEBSITE
Tuscan Sea Grill and Bar - water view restaurant serving seafood, pasta, pizza; seasonal outdoor seating; 38R Merrimac St. 978-465-2211WEBSITE
When Pigs Fly - all natural breads baked daily; also, cookies, cakes, jellies, oils, syrup, honey, spreads, rubs, sauces; 1 Merrimac St. 978-572-2500WEBSITE

Accommodations
Blue Inn on the Beach - beach front 13 room inn with guest rooms, suites and cottages; cont. brkfst. basket; some rooms with ocean views, fireplaces; 1/2 mi. to Parker River Wildlife Refuge; located 4 mi. east of downtown; ; 20 Fordham Way, Plum Island, Newbury 978-463-6128WEBSITE
Briar Barn Inn - 30 guest room inn with farmhouse style; spa, gas fireplaces, onsite dining at Grove restaurant; also, wedding and event venue; 8 mi. from downtown Newburyport; 101 Main St., Rowley 978-653-5323WEBSITE
Clark Currier Inn - historic colonial inn with 11 guest rooms; buffet breakfast; walk to downtown and waterfront; 45 Green St. 978-465-8363WEBSITE
Compass Rose Inn - newly constructed federal style inn with 5 suites and 1 room w/2 queen beds; sitting areas and fireplaces in suites; breakfast buffet; walk to shops and waterfront; 5 1/2 Center St. 978-675-6660WEBSITE
Essex Street Inn & Suites - large inn with 37 guest rooms and suites; walk to shops and waterfront; variety of room configurations; some rooms with jacuzzi and gas fireplace; cont. brkfst.; 7 Essex St. 978-465-3148WEBSITE
Fairfield Inn by Marriott/Amesbury - rooms with 1 king, 1 queen or 2 double beds; buffet breakfast; located 4 mi. northwest of downtown Newburyport; 35 Clarks Rd., Amesbury 978-388-3400WEBSITE
Garrison Inn Boutique Hotel - renovated 24 room historic structure; guest rooms and suites; some rooms with fireplace; full breakfast; tea lounge; boutique w/tea party dresses; events; rooms with exposed brick, wooden beams, cathedral ceilings; 11 Brown Square 978-499-8500WEBSITE
Holiday Inn Express and Suites Seabrook - king and 2 queen guest rooms, and suites; buffet breakfast, indoor heated pool; located 8 mi. north of downtown Newburyport; 11 Rocks Rd., Seabrook, N.H. 603-474-1150WEBSITE
Inn at Newburyport - late 1800's all suite inn; no staff onsite; walking distance to shops and waterfront; 32 Market St. 978-961-1690WEBSITE
Ipswich Inn - historic Victorian inn with 9 guest rooms; full breakfast; located 11 miles south; 2 East St., Ipswich 978-356-2431WEBSITE

Events, Activities, Attractions
Actors Studio of Newburyport - small interactive theater; acting classes, workshops, new works performed; 50 Water St., Mill 1, Studio 5 978-465-1229WEBSITE
Custom House Maritime Museum - maritime history museum in 19th century Custom House; special exhibits and events; 25 Water St. 978-462-8681WEBSITE
Firehouse Center for the Arts - community supported theater and art gallery; shows, art exhibits, educational programs; 1 Market Sq. 978-462-7336WEBSITE
Joppa Flats Education Center - exhibits, touch tanks, educational programs, events; 1 Plum Island Turnpike 978-462-9998WEBSITE
Maudslay State Park - state park with gardens and pond in Newburyport with opportunities for hiking, picnics, biking, cross-country skiing, horseback riding; 74 Curzon Mill Rd. 978-465-7223WEBSITE
MetroRock North - indoor rock climbing gym; 40 Parker St. 978-499-7625WEBSITE
Museum of Old Newbury - museum focused on local history of Newbury, Newburyport and West Newbury; includes the Cushing House Museum; historic properties, research library, events; 98 High St. 978-462-2681WEBSITE
Newbury Kayak & Canoe - kayak, canoe and SUP sales and rentals; located on Parker River; also, safety supplies and accessories, including racks; 291 High Rd., Rt. 1A, Newbury 978-465-0312WEBSITE
Newburyport Art Association Gallery and Gift Shop - art gallery; events, exhibitions, art classes and workshops; online gallery; 65 Water St. 978-465-8769WEBSITE
Newburyport Whale Watch - whale watching boat trips; 54 Merrimac St. 978-499-0832WEBSITE
Parker River National Wildlife Refuge - natural habitat including marshes, beach, dunes; visitor center; bird watching, fishing; 6 Plum Island Turnpike 978-465-5733WEBSITE
Plum Island Kayak - kayak and stand up paddle board rentals, tours, lessons; also, used kayaks and SUP's for sale; 92 Merrimac St. 978-462-5510WEBSITE
Plum Island Point Beach - beach operated by the Newburyport Harbormaster at northern tip of Plum Island with small parking lot; Northern Blvd. 978-255-7749WEBSITE
Riverside - bicycles and bicycle apparel and accessories; rentals; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-465-5566WEBSITE
Screening Room - small independent movie theater in downtown showing indie films, documentaries, foreign films; 82 State St. 978-462-3456WEBSITE
Yankee Clipper Harbor Tours - river and marsh tours; educational trips; check schedule at website; 22 Merrimac St. 603-682-2293WEBSITE
Clipper City Rail Trail - walking and biking trail between Newburyport MBTA rail station and Merrimack River; 1.1 mile longWEBSITE
Newburyport Farmers' Market - farmers' market at Tannery MarketplaceWEBSITE
Newburyport Waterfront Park - waterfront park and boardwalk in downtown Newburyport; events, boat accessWEBSITE
Plum Island - nearby barrier island; beach, kayaking, bird-watchting, hiking trailsWEBSITE
Recreation Dept. List of Parks - information about Newburyport's parks and beaches; also, overview of other activities, such as golf, horseback riding, boating, cycling, tennisWEBSITE
Salisbury Beach Visitor's Guide - info about Salisbury Beach State Reservation and Salisbury Beach; located 5 miles from downtownWEBSITE
Theater in the Open - theater company performing outdoors at Maudslay State Park, inside at Firehouse Center for the Arts and other venues throughout the year; 978-465-2572WEBSITE
The Pink House of Newburyport - historic house located at 60 Plum Island Turnpike that community is trying to save from demolition; see website and facebook page for updates and to support this effortWEBSITE

Kids
Custom House Maritime Museum - maritime history museum in 19th century Custom House; special exhibits and events; 25 Water St. 978-462-8681WEBSITE
Firehouse Center for the Arts - community supported theater and art gallery; shows, art exhibits, educational programs; 1 Market Sq. 978-462-7336WEBSITE
Joppa Flats Education Center - exhibits, touch tanks, educational programs, events; 1 Plum Island Turnpike 978-462-9998WEBSITE
Maudslay State Park - state park with gardens and pond in Newburyport with opportunities for hiking, picnics, biking, cross-country skiing, horseback riding; 74 Curzon Mill Rd. 978-465-7223WEBSITE
MetroRock North - indoor rock climbing gym; 40 Parker St. 978-499-7625WEBSITE
Museum of Old Newbury - museum focused on local history of Newbury, Newburyport and West Newbury; includes the Cushing House Museum; historic properties, research library, events; 98 High St. 978-462-2681WEBSITE
Newbury Kayak & Canoe - kayak, canoe and SUP sales and rentals; located on Parker River; also, safety supplies and accessories, including racks; 291 High Rd., Rt. 1A, Newbury 978-465-0312WEBSITE
Newburyport Art Association Gallery and Gift Shop - art gallery; events, exhibitions, art classes and workshops; online gallery; 65 Water St. 978-465-8769WEBSITE
Newburyport Whale Watch - whale watching boat trips; 54 Merrimac St. 978-499-0832WEBSITE
Parker River National Wildlife Refuge - natural habitat including marshes, beach, dunes; visitor center; bird watching, fishing; 6 Plum Island Turnpike 978-465-5733WEBSITE
Plum Island Kayak - kayak and stand up paddle board rentals, tours, lessons; also, used kayaks and SUP's for sale; 92 Merrimac St. 978-462-5510WEBSITE
Plum Island Point Beach - beach operated by the Newburyport Harbormaster at northern tip of Plum Island with small parking lot; Northern Blvd. 978-255-7749WEBSITE
Riverside - bicycles and bicycle apparel and accessories; rentals; located in Tannery Marketplace; 50 Water St. 978-465-5566WEBSITE
Yankee Clipper Harbor Tours - river and marsh tours; educational trips; check schedule at website; 22 Merrimac St. 603-682-2293WEBSITE
Clipper City Rail Trail - walking and biking trail between Newburyport MBTA rail station and Merrimack River; 1.1 mile longWEBSITE
Newburyport Farmers' Market - farmers' market at Tannery MarketplaceWEBSITE
Newburyport Waterfront Park - waterfront park and boardwalk in downtown Newburyport; events, boat accessWEBSITE
Playgrounds in Newburyport and Plum Island - playgrounds in downtown Newburyport and at Plum Island BeachWEBSITE
Plum Island - nearby barrier island; beach, kayaking, bird-watchting, hiking trailsWEBSITE
Recreation Dept. List of Parks - information about Newburyport's parks and beaches; also, overview of other activities, such as golf, horseback riding, boating, cycling, tennisWEBSITE
Salisbury Beach Visitor's Guide - info about Salisbury Beach State Reservation and Salisbury Beach; located 5 miles from downtownWEBSITE
Theater in the Open - theater company performing outdoors at Maudslay State Park, inside at Firehouse Center for the Arts and other venues throughout the year; 978-465-2572WEBSITE

Early Fall In Newburyport, Massachusetts, October 2017

Scenic Shopping Blog Post: Easygoing Newburyport In Early Autumn, October 2017

See also Rockport, Ma. and Portsmouth, N.H., two other Scenic Shopping towns in the area.

Jabberwocky Bookshop, Tannery Marketplace, Water St., Newburyport, Mass.

FEATURED SHOP: Jabberwocky Bookshop

Sue Little, the owner of Jabberwocky Bookshop in Newburyport, Massachusetts has been providing a full service indie bookstore experience to her community and beyond for 47 years! Jabberwocky has new releases, works set in Newburyport, children and young adult sections, signed copies of new fiction and non-fiction and a used books room. (More)


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Located in Mill No.1 of a refurbished mill complex on Water St. several blocks from Market Square in Newburyport, Jabberwocky Bookshop has 2 entrances and plenty of parking. It is steps to Chococoa Cafe and Baking Co. If you order on their website, they offer free shipping on the East Coast and free local delivery to the Newburyport area. They have discounts for teachers, book clubs, and group orders. On Monday's, there's a senior discount for customers age 60 and over. They update their Instagram and Facebook pages with new publication info, ways to donate to local causes, and book recommendations. You can snuggle in this winter with a good book from Jabberwocky Bookshop. (Less)


Jabberwocky Bookshop, Tannery Marketplace, Water St., Newburyport, Mass.

FEATURED SHOP: Jabberwocky Bookshop

Sue Little, the owner of Jabberwocky Bookshop in Newburyport, Massachusetts has been providing a full service indie bookstore experience to her community and beyond for 47 years! (Read More)


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Jabberwocky has new releases, works set in Newburyport, children and young adult sections, signed copies of new fiction and non-fiction and a used books room. Located in Mill No.1 of a refurbished mill complex on Water St. several blocks from Market Square in Newburyport, Jabberwocky Bookshop has 2 entrances and plenty of parking. It is steps to Chococoa Cafe and Baking Co. If you order on their website, they offer free shipping on the East Coast and free local delivery to the Newburyport area. They have discounts for teachers, book clubs, and group orders. On Monday's, there's a senior discount for customers age 60 and over. They update their Instagram and Facebook pages with new publication info, ways to donate to local causes, and book recommendations. You can snuggle in this winter with a good book from Jabberwocky Bookshop. (Less)


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Brass Lyon, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.
Brass Lyon, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.

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Ireland on the Square, Market Square, Newburyport, Mass.
Ireland on the Square, Market Square, Newburyport, Mass.

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Market Square Jewelers, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.
Market Square Jewelers, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.

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Nazarian Jewelers, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.
Nazarian Jewelers, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.

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Partridge In A Bear Tree, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.
Partridge In A Bear Tree, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.

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Piper & Chloe, Water St., Newburyport, Mass.
Piper & Chloe, Water St., Newburyport, Mass.

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Simply Sweet, Inn St., Newburyport, Mass.
Simply Sweet, Inn St., Newburyport, Mass.

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Smitten, Inn St., Newburyport, Mass.
Smitten, Inn St., Newburyport, Mass.

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The Cottage, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.
The Cottage, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.

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Sea Bags, State St., Newburyport, Mass.
Sea Bags, State St., Newburyport, Mass.

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Fatface, State St., Newburyport, Mass.
Fatface, State St., Newburyport, Mass.

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Bobbles and Lace, Pleasant St., Newburyport, Mass.
Bobbles and Lace, Pleasant St., Newburyport, Mass.

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Jen Ju Boba Tea, State St., Newburyport, Mass.
Jen Ju Boba Tea, State St., Newburyport, Mass.

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Wheat, boutique on Inn St., Newburyport, Mass.
Wheat, boutique on Inn St., Newburyport, Mass.

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The Candy Man, Pleasant St., Newburyport, Mass.
The Candy Man, Pleasant St., Newburyport, Mass.

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Waterfront Park, Merrimac St., Newburyport, Mass.
Waterfront Park, Merrimac St., Newburyport, Mass.

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Inn St., Newburyport, Mass.
Inn St., Newburyport, Mass.

Greetings By Design, 1 Rear Water St., Newburyport, Mass.
Greetings By Design, 1 Rear Water St., Newburyport, Mass.

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Souffles, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.
Souffles, Market Sq., Newburyport, Mass.

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Vaalbara Supply, Water St., Newburyport, Mass.
Vaalbara Supply, Water St., Newburyport, Mass.

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Tannery Marketplace, Water St., Newburyport
Tannery Marketplace, Water St., Newburyport

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Jabberwocky Bookshop, Tannery Marketplace, Water St., Newburyport
Jabberwocky Bookshop, Tannery Marketplace, Water St., Newburyport

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Plum Island Beach, Plum Island, Newburyport, Mass.
Plum Island Beach, Plum Island, Newburyport, Mass.

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Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island Tpke., Newburyport, Mass.
Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island Tpke., Newburyport, Mass.

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