Welcome to the Museum of Old Newbury
For the past 140 years, the Museum of Old Newbury has been collecting, preserving, and presenting the history of Newburyport, Newbury, West Newbury, Byfield, and Plum Island. With objects and documents, we tell the stories of local people from the past four centuries.
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Home Sweet Home
Like many museums, our biggest collection pieces are our buildings. With four historic buildings and a garden restored to its 19th century splendor, our museum holds as much history outside as it does inside.