Hingham Center is a residential village within the town of Hingham offering pedestrian-friendly streets and easy access to the high school and commercial area within town, also known as Downtown Hingham. Interspersed with town buildings, the community is distinguished by antique homes, many of which have undergone extensive renovations to combine today’s modern conveniences with the charm and original character of the homes. Select estates feature front and rear staircases, high ceilings and meticulously preserved crown moldings.
Downtown Hingham stretches from Main Street to Hingham Harbor and is lined with an assortment of restaurants, shops, and museums. In addition to the main thoroughfare, families enjoy the numerous conveniences the neighborhood affords from playing fields, playgrounds, and the local library. Hingham Center is well known for its Halloween bashes as well as well as 4th of July celebrations and other seasonal events.