Brooksby Farm

photo of Brooksby Farm
38 Felton Street
Peabody, MA 01960

Brooksby Farm is a 275 acre working farm and conservation area. Visitors can pick apples, strawberries and raspberries at the orchards, visit the petting zoo, browse the farm stand, hike or cross-country ski on the many trails on the property. Footpaths and trails wind through ancient houses, huge red barns and 65 acres of orchards. Bring a sled or rent cross-country skis and snowshoes and wander through the rare evergreens of the Woodland Garden. Brooksby Farm is also the location of the historic Nathaniel Felton Sr. and Nathaniel Felton Jr. homes, the Smith Barn, and the Woodland Gardens, which are operated by the Peabody Historical Society. The farmstand offers a large variety of fruits, vegetables and plants They also sell lambs, fresh eggs, ice cream, novelties and many other food products. The property includes two historic buildings belonging to the Peabody Historical Society.


May - February, daily, 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.


No charge.

Driving Directions: 

Rte. 128 to 114 West. At third set of lights take a left onto Cross Street. Go up the hill and take the second right onto Felton Street. Follow the street to the end.

Site Notes & Advisories: 

PYO apples, peaches, flowers, blueberries, pears, raspberries, strawberries


  • Family Friendly
  • Parking
  • Restroom


  • Weddings
  • Historic Resources
  • Natural Resources
  • Farms
  • Shops

Property Owner/Organization: 

City of Peabody
Essex Coastal Scenic Byway
Rail Trail
Rail Trail Trailhead