Mary Baker Eddy Historic House (1868 and 1870)

photo of Mary Baker Eddy Historic House, Amesbury
277 Main Street
Amesbury, MA 01913
800-277-8943, ext. 100

Observe life as it was for the Bagley family, with whom Mary Baker Eddy (the founder of Christian Science) stayed as a guest. Learn more about her first students, her visit to Amesbury resident John Greenleaf Whittier, and her life in Amesbury. Some original furnishings and Bagley family belongings are on display throughout this 18th-century house.

This house is owned and maintained by Longyear Museum, Chestnut Hill, MA.

Hours: 

Please visit www.longyear.org for details.

Admission: 

$5 suggested donation; Longyear members and children under 12 are free.

Driving Directions: 

Take 1-95 North to Exit 58B. Follow exit ramp onto Route 110 West. Drive 1.5 miles, turn left onto Main Street. The house is .25 miles on the right. A small driveway and parking area are adjacent to the house.

Flags: 

  • Family Friendly
  • Parking
  • Restroom

Categories: 

  • Cultural Resources
  • Historic Resources
  • Museums

Property Owner/Organization: 

Longyear Museum
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