Central Mass

Central Massachusetts is a hidden gem, full of art & culture, unique family fun, and gorgeous natural vistas. Here in the heart of Massachusetts, you can go to “sugar camp” at Old Sturbridge Village’s living history museum; explore everything from treetops to the solar system at the totally unique indoor-outdoor museum, the Ecotarium; and take on Wachusett Mountain on skis in the winter, and in hiking boots the rest of the year. While in Central Mass, don’t miss out on the burgeoning culinary scene, memorable art, or rockin’ live music venues of Worcester, New England’s third largest city.

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Discover Central Massachusetts
Johnny Appleseed Trail Association

  • Old Stone Church, West Boylston

  • John Adams Homestead

    Ashburnham

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  • Kid's Katch

    Grafton

    Quality and fun fishing, clamming, crabbing and exploratory products, plus facts, tips and techniques for children and families to enjoy... more

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  • Lake Dennison Recreation Area*

    Winchendon

    Wooded camping on shores of 85-acre lake, perfect for swimming and boating. Flush toilets, showers, and dumping station; no hookups. more

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  • Lalajava

    Northboro

    Lalajava is not your typical coffeehouse. Your first impression will feel like you are on vacation. The music, the colors,... more

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  • Mass Kayak Bass

    North Grafton

    Mass Kayak Bass is a paddling club that strives to promote the sport of kayak bass fishing in the state... more

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  • Massachusetts Outdoor Adventures survival school

    Barre

    We are the only survival school in Massachusetts. Here our instructors hold the highest marks in outdoor survival. You will... more

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  • Maxwell Silverman's Toolhouse Restaurant and Club Maxine's

    Worcester

    Maxwell-Silverman's Toolhouse. Dine in an authentic 100-year-old toolhouse factory restored in an elegant atmosphere. We feature the finest American cuisine... more

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  • Mechanics Hall

    Worcester

    Acoustically-outstanding, pre-Civil War concert hall; popular, jazz, and classical music concerts; dance performances. Rental venue. more

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  • MetalDetector.com - Detector Electronics Corp.

    Southborough

    A metal detector will turn your next Massachusetts vacation or day trip into an adventure. Choose from thousands of the... more

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  • Mole Hollow Candles

    Sturbridge

    Mole Hollow Candles has been producing exceptional quality hand crafted candles in USA since 1969. They are located 1 mile off of... more

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  • O'Connor's Restuarant and Bar

    Worcester

    Famous Food, Best Brews, Irish Hospitality Enjoy the Old Country virtues of generous portions and wholesome fresh cooking in an... more

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  • The Olde Post Office Pub and Restaurant

    N. Grafton

    In 1979, The Olde Post Office Pub was founded with a commitment to serving quality, fresh food, outstanding hospitality and friendly... more

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  • Oyster Cabin

    Uxbridge

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  • Pout and Trout Campground

    North Rutland

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  • Publick House Historic Inn

    Sturbridge

    Historic Inn Located in Sturbridge Mass. Minutes from the Mass Turnpike and route 84. Serving traditional New England Favorites. Open for... more

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  • Quality Inn- Milford

    Milford

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  • Quality Inn-Sturbridge

    Sturbridge

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  • Rota Spring Farm

    Sterling

    Rota Spring Farm in Sterling Massachusetts is an oasis for New Englanders who enjoy the taste of good old-fashioned delicious... more

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  • SHOLAN FARMS

    Leominster

    Visit the last working apple orchard in Leominster, the birthplace of Johnny Appleseed (John Chapman). Your visit will be a... more

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  • The Sole Proprietor

    Worcester

    Voted by readers of both the Worcester Telegram and Worcester Magazine as the best seafood restaurant in Central Massachusetts, The... more

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