John Greenleaf Whittier Home

86 Friend St.
Amesbury, MA 01913- Map It
Phone: (978) 388-1337

AAA Editor Notes

John Greenleaf Whittier Home, 86 Friend St., was the 1836-92 home of the abolitionist and author, whose works included “Snow-Bound” and “The Barefoot Boy.” The house remains almost unchanged and contains original furnishings, portraits, engravings, manuscripts and a large portion of Whittier's library.
Hours: Sat. 11-4, early May-late Oct. Last tour begins 30 minutes before closing.