Not to brag, but Massachusetts was made for family fun. We have six zoos and three aquariums. We have hundreds of charming farms, where you can pick strawberries, peaches, or apples, and pet goats, ponies, or sheep. We have a pirate museum, a witch museum, and an Animagic museum. For fresh air family fun, we have the best beaches for sandcastle building, the best places to pitch a tent, and the best places to learn how to ski. For rainy days, we have an indoor trampoline park, an indoor water park, and one of the best children’s museums in the country. We have the Basketball Hall of Fame, Volleyball Hall of Fame, and one of the most famous and beloved ballparks in the world. We have swan boats, duck tours, whale watches and dinosaur tracks. Quite simply, we have everything fun for kids of any and all ages. Okay, maybe that was a little bit of bragging.

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  • Jiminy Peak, Hancock

  • Codzilla, Boston

  • Sleigh Ride, Charlton

  • Davis Farmland, Sterling

  • Barnes Air Show, Westfield

  • Boston Tea Party Museum, Boston

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  • Sandwich Glass Museum +
    30 saves

    Sandwich Glass Museum

    Sandwich

  • Harvard Art Museums +
    29 saves

    Harvard Art Museums

    Cambridge

  • Nichols House Museum +
    26 saves

    Nichols House Museum

    Boston

  • The Emily Dickinson Museum +
    25 saves

    The Emily Dickinson Museum

    Amherst

  • The Discovery Museums +
    22 saves

    The Discovery Museums

    Acton

  • Ipswich Museum +
    22 saves

    Ipswich Museum

    Ipswich

  • The Fall River Historical Society +
    20 saves

    The Fall River Historical Society

    Fall River

  • The Institute of Contemporary Art +
    20 saves

    The Institute of Contemporary Art

    Boston

  • A Christmas Museum (at Vaillancourt Folk Art +
    19 saves

    A Christmas Museum (at Vaillancourt Folk Art

    Sutton

  • Church of the Presidents, United First Parish Church, Quincy +
    19 saves

    Church of the Presidents, United First Parish Church, Quincy

    Quincy

  • Nantucket Whaling Museum +
    18 saves

    Nantucket Whaling Museum

    Nantucket

  • Gedney House Museum +
    17 saves

    Gedney House Museum

    Salem

  • Stonehurst, the Robert Treat Paine Estate +
    16 saves

    Stonehurst, the Robert Treat Paine Estate

    Waltham

  • Blanchard's Colonial Tavern +
    15 saves

    Blanchard's Colonial Tavern

    Avon

  • Fuller Craft Museum +
    15 saves

    Fuller Craft Museum

    Brockton

  • Gore Place +
    15 saves

    Gore Place

    Waltham

  • International Poster Gallery +
    15 saves

    International Poster Gallery

    Boston

  • African Meeting House on Nantucket/The Museum of Afro-American History +
    14 saves

    African Meeting House on Nantucket/The Museum of Afro-American History

    Nantucket

  • Lexington Historical Society +
    14 saves

    Lexington Historical Society

    Lexington

  • Marine Museum at Fall River +
    14 saves

    Marine Museum at Fall River

    Fall River

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