There’s something about an old house that makes you feel like you’re touching the past. These ten homes in Massachusetts are not only incredibly beautiful, but have amazing historical connections. You’ll be able to walk into the bedrooms of famous authors, stroll the gardens of fabulously wealthy socialites and even brush up against the former haunts of royalty. Here are some of the most historic Bay State homes that you’ll definitely want to visit.

Feel like stepping into the recent past? Check out this rare footage from the 1980s of a popular, now defunct, Massachusetts amusement park.

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