The historic neighborhoods of Meeting House Green, High Street, the East End, and the South Green offer well-preserved streetscapes of 17th to 20th century homes.
Walking tours of historic Ipswich are led on weekends by Town Historian Gordon Harris, who tells the stories of the town’s historic houses and the people who lived in the them.
Scheduled tours begin in the spring and continue into the fall. The charge is $10 per person., which you can pay with cash or check at the beginning of the tour. Small children are free. To reserve or to arrange a special group tour, email Gordon Harris at email@example.com. Please leave your name and the date of the tour you are interested in joining.
A comprehensive self-guided tour can be viewed online or downloaded as a PDF document.
- View the comprehensive 4-mile Historic Ipswich tour online
- Download the complete tour as a PDF document
Some scenes from the tour: