Introduction to North Reading, Massachusetts
North Reading, Massachusetts, in Middlesex county, is 9 miles NW of Lynn, Massachusetts and 15 miles N of Boston, Massachusetts. The town is part of the Boston metropolitan statistical area. About 13,837 people live in North Reading.
North Reading History
North Reading was settled in the year 1651 as a small picturesque town in Massachusetts. This small town borders Lynnfield, North Andover, Wilmington, and Andover and retains numerous well preserved buildings dating back to 1700s. It established its identity as a separate town in 1853.
North Reading and nearby Attractions
- Benevento Memorial Field
- Mill Meadow
- Union Church
- Harold Parker State Forest
- Salen's Haunted House
- Boston Duck tours
Things To Do In North Reading
North Reading is a small, sparsely populated town and is surrounded by beautiful creeks and rivers. It is famous for its parks and popular tourist destinations. One can also visit the numerous historical attractions in North Reading. You can easily tour this small, beautiful town by taking advantage of its user-friendly transportation system.
North Reading Transportation
The major local airport is Boston Logan International.
North Reading Higher Education
Merrimack College is nearby.