Cushing House Museum and Gardens

98 High St.
Newburyport, MA 01950- Map It
Phone: (978) 462-2681

AAA Editor Notes

Cushing House Museum and Gardens is at 98 High St. Headquarters for the Museum of Old Newbury, the 1808 Cushing House is a 21-room, Federal mansion containing period furnishings, portraits, photographs, paperweights, silver, china, needlework and toys. A genealogy library houses volumes of information about the area's first settlers. A 19th-century French garden, carriage house and garden house also are on the grounds. Guided tours are available.
$5; free (ages 0-11).
Hours: Guided tours are given Wed.-Fri. 10-4, Sat.-Sun. noon-4, early June-Oct. 31. Last tour begins 1 hour before closing.