Create Your Own Maritime Adventure
Experience the rich maritime history and heritage of Boston’s North Shore!
From the Great Age of Sail and the indelible legacy it left behind, to the charming seaport cities and towns dotting the shoreline today, you can experience the North Shore’s maritime past and present, from both land and sea. On your travels, learn about brave sea captains, sailors, fishermen and entrepreneurs who sought their fortunes across the seas. Or, embark on your own seafaring adventure aboard a schooner or fishing boat. Begin your visit with an exploration of The House of the Seven Gables, then use this list to continue your journey throughout the region.