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#1 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Beaches

Good Harbor Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches on the north shore and has a large expanse of groomed sand and clean water.  Somehow the water seems warmer here than it... more »

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#2 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Museums; Historic Sites; History Museums
Owner description: Also called the Beauport Sleeper-McAnn House, this fantasy mansion of more than 40 rooms is perched on the rocks overlooking... more » Owner description: Also called the Beauport Sleeper-McAnn House, this fantasy mansion of more than 40 rooms is perched on the rocks overlooking Gloucester Harbor. « less
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#3 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Beaches
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#4 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Monuments/ Statues

Built in 1925 and dedicated to they that go down to the sea in ships, the Fisherman's Memorial lists Gloucester fishermen who have been lost at sea since the seventeenth century... more »

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#5 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Historic Sites; Castles; History Museums; Art Museums

Hammond castle was built by John Hays Hammond Jr. inventor of the remote control. The castle is a place to house a unique collection of medieval artifacts. In fact, the building... more »

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#6 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Parks
This small park overlooking Gloucester harbor marks the spot where the area was first settled in the early 1600s.
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#7 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: History Museums; Art Museums
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#8 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Parks
Owner description: Explore a shrouded landscape of hemlock groves, a magnolia swamp, and other trees species where you'll find remnants Colonial... more » Owner description: Explore a shrouded landscape of hemlock groves, a magnolia swamp, and other trees species where you'll find remnants Colonial habitation. « less
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#9 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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#10 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Beaches
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#11 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Lighthouses
Owner description: Serving as a guide to ships entering the scenic and commercial Gloucester harbor from the Atlantic Ocean, this 36-foot tall... more » Owner description: Serving as a guide to ships entering the scenic and commercial Gloucester harbor from the Atlantic Ocean, this 36-foot tall cylindrical brick tower was built in 1832 and automated in 1986. « less
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#12 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Neighborhoods

Rocky Neck Art colony is a charming artists colony located in Gloucester, MA, north of Boston.  It is the oldest working artist colony in the United States.  It came to prominence... more »

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#13 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Beaches
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#14 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Specialty Museums
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#15 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Historic Sites
Home of equal rights activist Judith Sargent Murray and her husband, Rev. John Murray, a founder of Universalism in America.
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#16 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Theaters
Owner description: The Gloucester Stage Company's mission is to present the highest quality professional theatrical productions while... more » Owner description: The Gloucester Stage Company's mission is to present the highest quality professional theatrical productions while contributing to the cultural, economic and educational development of Cape Ann. Open seasonally from June - September. « less
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#17 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Downtown working-class section of Gloucester.
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#18 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Beaches
One of the better small Gloucester beaches.
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#19 of 24 in Gloucester
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#20 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Trails
This Gloucester trail runs through quarries and woods.
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#21 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Shop-lined street along the water in Gloucester.
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#22 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Parks
Owner description: A substantial mixed forest of evergreens and hardwoods rises to a rocky summit overlooking Cape Ann. Please note: This... more » Owner description: A substantial mixed forest of evergreens and hardwoods rises to a rocky summit overlooking Cape Ann. Please note: This reservation is not accessible at this time. « less
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#23 of 24 in Gloucester
Category: Lighthouses
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Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
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