The Ipswich Visitor Center

Ipswich Visitor Center
The Ipswich Visitor Center is a wonderful source of information for newcomers, and a destination for people seeking genealogical information and looking for the homes or gravesites of their ancestors.
Hall-Haskell Gallery
View the current showings at the Hall-Haskell House art gallery

Ipswich Visitor Center
36 South Main Street,
Ipswich, Massachusetts 01938
(978) 356-8540

Email links:

The Ipswich Visitor Center, located in the 1820 Hall-Haskell House sits at the heart of our town on the Center Green, in one of several national historic districts in town.

The Hall Haskell House operates spring through fall as an art gallery and welcome center, providing an abundance of maps and brochures, and a self-guided audio tour. The Ipswich Visitor Center is staffed entirely by friendly and well-informed volunteers.


  • Weekends in May
  • Seven Days a week in Season, Memorial Day through October, 9am to 5pm
  • Closed: November – April

Take a virtual walk inside the Ipswich Visitor Center!

Walking tours of historic Ipswich are led by the Town Historian throughout the warmer months, starting from the Ipswich Visitor Center and at Meeting House Green.

Walking tours of historic Ipswich

Reserve or request a tour by sending an email to: or text Gordon Harris (978) 979-6598. Please leave your email address and the date you are requesting.

Ipswich Visitor Center pages are produced by Kerrie Bates and Gordon Harris

The Ipswich Visitor Center is supported by

Places to go and things to do