Primarily a residential community, Hingham, Massachusetts is connected to Boston by highway, bus, commuter boat and the restored Greenbush commuter line. Hingham has multiple recreation sites on fresh and salt water and within parkland. The town's history is reflected in its many immaculately kept antique houses, including the "Old Ordinary" on Lincoln Street, which now houses the Hingham Historical Society Museum. Derby Academy, founded in 1784, is the oldest co-educational school in the country and Hingham's First Parish Old Ship Church is the oldest wooded structure in the country in continuous use as a place of worship. The beauty, rustic charm, quaintness & serenity make Hingham a truly wonderful place to live!