“Play Ball: the Story of Sports in Peabody”

Where: Osborne-Salata House
33 Washington Street, Peabody, MA
The exhibit can be seen from Monday through Friday from 10 am to 3 pm.


Have you heard the name Seeglitz? Ever wondered how Buckley field got it’s name? Just love all things sports? The Peabody Historical Society presents “Play Ball: The Story of Sports in Peabody.” This exhibit will explore universal themes of community and self-development, as well as taking a look at the many sports items the Historical Society has in our collections. From vintage wool uniforms, to “leatherhead” helmets, we have it all on display. Don’t miss a chance to learn more about the extraordinary players, teams, and coaches that have made their mark on Peabody Sports! And the best part? It’s FREE.