2019 Rates and Hours

Memorial Day Weekend-Columbus Day Weekend
(May 25-October 13, 2019)

Wednesday-Friday 10am-4pm*
Saturday-Sunday 12pm-4pm*

*Please plan to arrive by 3pm to allow sufficient time for a full tour

Members/Residents of Newburyport, Newbury, or West Newbury: Free
Non-Member Adult: $5
Non-Member Child under 12: Free


Our friendly, knowledgeable tour guides share fascinating stories in each of the museum’s period rooms and galleries. Tours are conducted on a rolling basis during open hours and last approximately 45 minutes-1 hour. All visitors must be accompanied by a guide throughout the museum.

Directions and Parking

We are located at the corner of High and Fruit Streets in Newburyport, Massachusetts. Street parking is available on both High and Fruit, with a two-hour limit on Fruit Street parking and no limit on High.



The museum's historic garden and grounds are open free of charge from dawn to dusk year-round.  Enjoy our free audio tour of the grounds by downloading the Uniguide app to your smartphone!


The museum’s library and archival resources are available to researchers year-round by appointment. Research appointments are free for members and incur a $30 fee for non-members.

Download a research form, then contact us at info@newburyhistory.org or 978-462-2681 to schedule an appointment.