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Swampscott Fishing and Boating, Past and Present

Saturday, September 23, 2023

Swampscott Fishing and Boating, Past and Present

Date & Time

Saturday, September 23, 2023

Time Slot(s):

10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Description

Swampscott’s early days included a rich fishing heritage that has changed over time. The Swampscott Dory was invented here, a specialized version of a dory fishing boat. Family boat building shops, the Swampscott Fish House, listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the oldest active municipal fish house in the country, and Swampscott Yacht Club’s boating and fishing social community. Take a visual tour of Swampscott’s fishing and boating history with this self-guided exhibit at the Town Hall.

Address

22 Monument Ave., Swampscott, MA 01907

22 Monument Ave., Swampscott, MA 01907

Directions

Accessibility

Accessible / Wheelchair or stroller accommodating

Parking Available

Restrooms Available

Event Category

  • Boat-Related
  • Civic
  • Early Settlement
  • History
  • Maritime

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