Beverly dates from a time when walking was the only common way most people had to get around…
To make ordinary life possible, everything — stores, services, public offices and anything else — had to be within practical walking distance of one’s town residence.
Consequently, modern visitors can see almost every feature in Beverly with little difficulty. Park your car at the Museum or Visitors Center and get a free walking tour guide to Beverly’s historic buildings. There are town attractions farther afield, but much of Historic Beverly lies within a few blocks.
If you can’t drive here today, though, you can still stay online, click around town and see many of our places with the