Welcome to Peabody

Brooksby Farm
One of Peabody's most popular attractions is Brooksby Farm. Covering 275 acres, this working farm grows seasonal produce that visitors can come and pick themselves. The farm offers a vegetable garden in the summer as well as fruits that include apples, peaches, strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and more. Additionally, the farm shelters several species of animals and birds that guests can pet and observe such as sheep, llamas, ostriches and peacocks. Guests can shop in the bakery for home-made doughnuts, cider and coffee, or at the gift shop for unique and hand-crafted goods like candles, decorations, fudge and gift baskets.

Devils Dishfull Pond
Located just two miles from downtown Peabody, the Devils Dishfull Pond is a popular place for fishing. Featuring a scenic island in the center, the pond offers other outdoor activities such as swimming, boating, camping and cookouts.

Independence Greenway Bike Route
Closed to motor vehicles, the Independence Greenway Bike Route features more than four miles of paved, scenic biking trails. One trail runs along a creek while another passes by an abandoned train track through wetlands where bikers can enjoy glimpsing various species of wildlife.

The George Peabody House Museum
At the George Peabody House Museum, visitors can see collections about the life and works of the philanthropist, George Peabody, as well as artifacts from the town's former leather tanning industry.

The Northshore Mall
Formerly known as The Northshore Shopping Center, the Northshore Mall is one of the largest malls in the New England region. Opened since 1958, the two level mall features more than 120 retail stores, a food court and popular chain restaurants like The Cheesecake Factory and P.F. Chang's China Bistro. Shoppers can enjoy shopping in favorite stores like Macy's, J.C. Penney, Sears, Nordstrom, Barnes & Noble and many more.

Golf Courses
Peabody offers two quality, 18-hole regulation length courses that include The Meadow at Peabody and the Salem Country Club. The Salem Country Club has played host to the U.S. Women's Open in 1984 and the U.S. Senior Open in 2001.

Tanner City Skatepark
At Tanner City Skatepark, adults and children alike can enjoy outdoor sports and leisure activities. The park features two skating areas as well as a baseball field and a basketball court.