With roots back to 1635, Hingham was the first major European settlement in the new world. Today, residents of this Boston suburb still utilize some of the city’s original buildings, such as the Old Ship Meeting House, built in 1681. Locals actively relish in and preserve Hingham’s rich history, while also enjoying newer amenities, like pawsome parks!
Dogs love Hingham’s Bare Cove Park! This 469-acre park has woofderful paved trails that run next to the Weymouth Back River. Your pooch will love taking a dip in the cool waters and romping through the woods and open meadows. Well-behaved dogs are allowed off-leash throughout the park, so long as they stay within eyesight and have excellent recall. Be sure to pack – and use – cleanup baggies.
Pooch need to visit a vet? There are four veterinary clinics in Hingham to take care of all your furry friend’s healthcare needs.
For eats in Hingham, you and Fido have lots of fur-iendly options! The Boathouse Bistro is a furrific restaurant with patio tables where your leashed dog is welcome to join you while you indulge in yummy Italian cuisine.
Plan on spending the night? You’ll find clean, cozy rooms at the Nantasket Hotel at the Beach in Hull, about seven miles from Hingham. Pets are welcome for a small fee.
Whether you’re a visiting history buff, or a local park connoisseur, you and Fido will have a howling good time in Hingham!