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Self Guided Heritage Tours

Saturday, July 25, Sunday July 26, Wednesday, July 29th,  and Saturday, August 1 and Sunday, August 2; – 9 am to 5 pm. *Can You Find Us – Oak Hill Cemetery Scavenger Hunt. Brown and State Streets. Over 25 gravesites will be labeled each day – ministers, benefactors, sea captains including Francis B. Todd who was buried in a rum barrel, artists, and the burial site of Anna Jaques, the benefactor of our local hospital. Stop at the Ellen T. Brown Chapel for a list of names (bring a pen or pencil). Great activity for families and children! Free drawing – win Ghlee’s award winning book Tiptoe Through the Tombstones, Oak Hill Cemetery.

Saturday, July 25 – Sunday, August 2 *“If This House Could Talk” neighborhood stroll. City residents will be displaying posters with stories about their homes. Stroll Newburyport neighborhoods and look for house stories prominently displayed. Online map: or see for details.


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