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Rocky Hill Meetinghouse

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Built in 1785, this meeting house is a display of traditional New England church architecture. It replaced an earlier structure used by the West Parish of Salisbury. The Rocky Hill Meeting House was built along the only road crossing the Powow River (via ferry) on the way to Portsmouth. George Washington stopped here in 1789 to greet the townspeople on his way north.

Location: 4 Portsmouth Road, Amesbury Massachusetts 01913 Telephone 978-462-2634

Other History nearby:
(Marblehead) Abbot Hall
(North Salem) America's Stonehenge
(Salem) America's Stonehenge
(Exeter) American Independence Museum
(Exeter) American Independence Museum
(Lowell) American Textile History Museum

05/26 Coming to The Amesbury area
Hebron Maple Festival Hebron CT March16-17 Each year thousands of people come from miles around to enjoy and experience the weekend of maple related events.
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home.
Green Mountain Film Festival Montpelier VT March22-31 Culture reigns at the Green Mountain Film Festival, featuring powerful programming on a wide range of subjects, interesting and often unexpected guests, and a convivial atmosphere.
7th Annual Great International Spring Beer Festival Providence RI April20 Your Beer Festival Admission Ticket will allow you UNLIMITED SAMPLING of more than 250 brewers, live music, food and MUCH MORE at the Rhode Island Convention Center.
New England Folk Festival Mansfield MA April19-21 A fabulous blend of dance, music, crafts, and food from many lands.