Visit Us


We will not be scheduling on campus visits at Governor's until December 1, 2020 at the earliest. You may schedule your interview by emailing

We will be hosting a series of webinars and meetings for prospective families throughout the fall which you can find here. 

Virtual Campus Tour

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Just thirty miles north of Boston and five miles south of Newburyport, the towns and cities near The Governor's Academy offer limitless opportunities to enjoy historical and cultural sites, outdoor activities, shopping, and delicious restaurants. Whether you are visiting us for the first time or returning for your fiftieth reunion, we hope that you enjoy your trip to Byfield. 

If we can be of assistance to you in choosing a place to stay, a place to eat, or things to see:

  • Alumni and Parents, please call the Office of Advancement at 978.499.3187
  • Prospective Families, please call the Office of Admission at 978.499.3120 



From the North
Take Interstate 95 South to Exit 55, Central Street, Byfield. From the ramp, turn left and follow the directions below.

From the South
Take Interstate 95 North to Exit 55, Central Street, Byfield. From the ramp, turn right onto a winding country road. Stay on Central Street and cross a small bridge. Central Street becomes School Street which you will follow to the end. Turn left onto Elm Street and travel one mile before turning left onto the campus at The Governor’s Academy sign.