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Rowley, MA

Rowley is a quiet town nestled on the coast of Essex County, rich with antiques, historic homes, and picturesque farmlands, making Rowley a beautiful wedding destination. A fine example of North Shore Massachusetts small-town culture, dining, and antique shopping, Rowley is a lovely place to visit for both North Shore locals and Massachusetts visitors.



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Did You Know?
Built in 1642, Rowley is home to the first stone arch bridge in North America.

Getting Here

MBTA: From North Station, take the Newburyport/Rockport Line all the way into Rowley Station.

From Rt. 95: Take route 95 to exit 54A and travel 3 miles until you cross over into Route 1 (133East) 1.5 miles, at the intersection of Rt.133 and 1A, take a left on 1A, into Rowley Center.


When it comes to rustic New England-inspired accommodations, look no further than Briar Barn Inn. Whether you seek a spa-weekend, a couple’s getaway, or the perfect New England wedding, Briar Barn Inn is an incredible place to stay in Rowley.

Farms & Wildlife

The Bradstreet Farm in Rowley is the second-oldest currently operating farm in the nation and is the perfect choice for couples seeing a beautiful rustic wedding ceremony and reception.

Restaurants North of Boston

Briar Barn Inn’s Grove serves delicious and innovative regional New England cuisine, making it a must for places to eat in Rowley.

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