The city of Haverhill was founded in 1640 and is located in Essex County which today is a city of 52000 and has kept its characteristics of a home town through out New England. Here you will find a revitalized business district which residents note is one of the finest Queen Anne style industrial streetscapes in America.
With a tremendous amount of recreational opportunities such as golf courses and a down hill ski area along with two riding academies, a public skating rink and a sailing program. The Merrimack River provides the community with opportunities for fishing and canoeing along with spectacular boating.
Hiking and Bird Watching is very popular and the city of Haverhill invites visitors to catch a glimpse of the growing population of bald eagles which are seasonal along the Merrimack River.