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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  • Go Boston Card


    The Go Boston Card gets you into over 70 top Boston attractions and saves you up to 55% off the cost of... more

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  • Salem Trolley


    The Salem Trolley is the best way to see Salem and to experience the Witch City's unique and colorful past.... more

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  • The Terror Trail and Witch Trial Trail


    The Terror Trail walking tour features spooky tales of local ghosts, a haunted ship, and a famous local murder. The... more

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  • Ye Olde Tavern Tours


    Ye Olde Tavern Tours offers historic tavern tours in Boston. You'll walk along the Freedom Trail and see historic sites... more

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  • Boston Harborwalk


    47 mile public walkway that winds its way along the wharves, piers, bridges, beaches, and shoreline of Boston Harbor. One of... more

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  • Boston Lobster Tours


    Come join us for an unforgettable excursion on board an authentic lobster boat, while we talk about the great history... more

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  • Boston Pizza Tours


    Got Pizza? Discover historic Boston slice by delicious slice! We're serving up Tasty, Fun & Educational walking tours, exploring Boston's... more

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  • Cape Cod Central Railroad


    Two-hour scenic train rides through cranberry bogs and seaside villages; luncheon trains, elegant dinner trains, and family supper trains. more

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  • Provincetown Whale Watches


    Provincetown Whale Watches are an adventure you will talk about for the rest of your life! Each trip is narrated... more

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  • Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House


    Where Louisa May Alcott wrote and set the beloved classic, Little Women, in 1868. Tours, education programs, special events offered. Concord... more

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  • Plymouth Whale Watching


    Plymouth Whale Watching is an adventure you will talk about for the rest of your life! Each trip is narrated... more

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  • Boston Public Library


    Established 1848 as the first publicly supported municipal library in America; Italian-Renaissance building; courtyard, sculpture, and paintings; murals by John Singer... more

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  • Cape Cod Scenic Tours


    This full day tour of Beautiful Cape Cod will bring you to Lighthouses,windmills and sand dunes, while hearing about... more

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  • Trinity Church in the City of Boston


    Trinity Church is a masterpiece of American architecture. Dedicated in 1877, Trinity presented a bold, fresh new face and feeling for... more

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  • Island Alpaca Farm of Martha's Vineyard

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    Get up close with these gentle, lovable, friendly and fun creatures at Island Alpaca Farm to learn more about the... more

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  • Prudential Skywalk Observation Deck and Exhibit


    Breathtaking 360-degree views of Boston from 700 feet above ground. more

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  • Harwich Cranberry Bog Tour


    Enjoy a guided tour of a working Cape Cod Cranberry bog and farm. more

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  • The Hahvahd Tour


    The Hahvahd Tour is the most popular tour of Harvard University. You, the guest enjoy a one-of-a-kind theatrical journey through... more

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  • Salem Maritime National Historic Site


    From the Orientation Center, National Park Service rangers will take you on tours of Friendship, Salem's own three-masted tall ship;... more

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  • The Salem Night Tour


    A 90 minute walking tour of Salem's most haunted sites! Tour is lead by costumed licensed guides. more

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