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Nahant, MA

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A quaint island community, Nahant has a long, rich history made up of family groups and diverse individuals who share common ground and a commitment to the local community. Visitors should take advantage of the town’s large community garden and scenic Heritage Trail, and beaches.

Founded:
1630

Population:
3,524

City Website:
https://nahant.org/

 

Beaches & Lighthouses

As a coastal community, you will want to be sure to explore Nahant’s local seaside, such as Nahant Beach. The beach is a protected coast reservation, covering over 67 acres of beach and recreation areas in Nahant and the neighboring Lynn, MA.

Getting Here

Driving From Boston: Take Rt. 1A to Nahant Road.

MBTA: Take the Newburyport/Rockport line to Central Square, Lynn – Haymarket or Wonderland Station. Then, find rideshare into Nahant.