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Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA

Things To Do In Manchester-By-The-Sea

Founded as Jeffery’s Creek in the mid-1800s, this town is located at the southern end of Cape Ann. A trip to Singing Beach, aptly named because of how the sand resonates when you walk on it, or Tuck’s Point is worth your time and then some. Unique retail shops, great restaurants, and enticing galleries, jewelry stores, and boutiques fill this town, making plenty of exciting and fun things to do in Manchester-By-The-Sea. https://www.manchester.ma.us/

Settled:

1629

Population:

5,429

City Website:

https://www.manchester.ma.us/

Did You Know?

Manchester-By-The-Sea is referenced in the setting of a number of films, such as Edge of Darkness, Joy, Daddy’s Home 2, and of course, Manchester by the Sea.

Beaches & Lighthouses

There are various beaches to choose from in Manchester-by-the-Sea. One of which is Singing Beach, which features breathtaking views of the ocean and is perfect for relaxation or walks.

Getting Here

From Logan Airport/Boston: Get on I-90 E from Airport Rd. Get on I-95 N/MA-128 N in Peabody from US-1 N. Follow MA-128 N to School St in Manchester-by-the-Sea. Take exit 50 from MA-128 N

From New Hampshire: Follow I-93 S, I-95 N and MA-128 N to School St in Manchester-by-the-Sea. Take exit 50 from MA-128 N.