26. Beverly Historical Society

Beverly Historical Society
Photo: Beverly Historical Society

Located at 117 Cabot Street between Franklin Place and Central Street).

The Beverly Historical Society collection contains two objects relevant to the witchcraft: a copy of the 1702 printing of John Hale's A Modest Enquiry and the halberd which was carried by the bailiff during the witchcraft trials and executions. The Historical Society is open to the public. There is an admission charge.