Explore the Shore

Briar Barn Inn is just minutes from the sandy beaches and coastal waterways of Ipswich, the seafaring port of Gloucester, and the historic attractions and museums of Salem. From outdoor adventures to world-class antique hunting to kicking your toes in the surf, there’s so much to explore.

Things to Do

Experience some of our favorite local spots on the North Shore!


Food & Drink

Enjoy local cuisine from our staff-recommended list!