The Ancient Town In Massachusetts That’s Loaded With Fascinating History

One of the best parts about living in Massachusetts is being surrounded by history. This state was one of the first in the nation and offers plenty of places to learn about the past. Gloucester is the second-oldest town in Massachusetts and it’s a fascinating place to spend the day exploring.

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You can find the historic town of Gloucester on Cape Ann. Check the map here for driving directions. For more of our favorite town in Massachusetts, check out this list.