Walking Tour of Marblehead

This town is one of the gems of America. There aren't many others like it.  We're glad you're taking this walking tour, whether here in beautiful and captivating Marblehead, or via the web. We hope it will help you enjoy this amazing town even more.

This audio tour will take you to the high points of Marblehead - often quite literally! - and show you many of the more significant sites in town. It will take you down the twisting, curving byways that visitors and residents find so delightful, and will identify some of the most noteworthy homes. Every house has a story behind it; here, we offer a sampling of some of the more important ones.   Most of all, enjoy your time in a remarkable place that people have called home for nearly four hundred years.

Download a free Walking Tour of Historic Marblehead, available in two electronic formats.  These self-guided tours lead you through sections of the Historic District that are home to some of the most historically important structures in America.  We have a Two Hour Audio Tour in MP3 format, and a Self-Guided Mini-Tour Brochure with Map in PDF format (Mini-tour is available at the Information Booth in Marblehead or print your own copy on 11" x 17" paper).  Please download the tours below.

Marblehead Tour Downloads

Marblehead Walking Tour.mp3 79.3MB
Marblehead Audio Walking Tour Map.pdf 678.8KB
Sites on Tour.pdf 205.1KB
History Organizations.pdf 171.2KB
Bibliography.pdf 99.1KB
Credits.pdf 180.8KB

 Tour written and produced by Judy Anderson.