The eclectic South of Boston region marches to the beat of its own drummer, and that drummer likes history, beaches, and unexpected art. Live like the Pilgrims did (or at least make candles like they did) at Plimoth Plantation, a living-history museum where it’s always 1627 (i.e. nobody is texting!). Check out the New Bedford Whaling Museum or, even better, check out some actual whales, in the very place that inspired Herman Melville’s Moby Dick. Go to the Art Complex Museum for the classic Shaker furniture, and stay for the Japanese tea ceremony. See? We told you it was unexpected. Regardless, enjoy the natural beauty and charm of the South Shore.

For more information on the South of Boston region, visit these sites:
Plymouth County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Southeaster Massachusetts Convention & Visitors Bureau

  • Plymouth Waterfront

  • Mayflower Replica, Plymouth

  • Whaling City Festival

    New Bedford

    Large family fun Festival held on the second weekend of July Every year more

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  • Whitney and Thayer Woods

    Hingham

    10 miles of trails including the Milliken Memorial Path, and wild garden created in the 1920's. more

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  • Winslow Farm Animal Sanctuary

    Norton

    Stay for Life Animal Reserve. Over 200 animals. Visitors Welcome more

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  • Xfinity Center

    Mansfield

    Musical concerts performed in 19,000-plus capacity amphitheater; covered and lawn seating. more

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  • Your Theatre

    New Bedford

    Community theater. more

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  • 'g' Green Design Center Norwell

    Norwell

    Green retail design showroom - bamboo platters and towels to non-toxic cleaners and containers. Working with homeowners to create ecofriendly,... more

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  • 1760 Peabody Bradford House

    Kingston

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  • 1873 House Bed & Breakfast

    Fall River

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  • 1st Department Store Santa

    Brockton

    Brockton Mass Christmas Town has all kinds of events for your family to enjoy! Brockton Holiday Parade, Santa Hat Challenge,... more

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  • Abington Ale House and Grille

    Abington

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  • Abington House of Pizza

    Abington

    Serving delicious pizza, roast beef, calzones, subs, wraps, pasta, dinners, salads & more. Everything is made fresh. Fast, friendly service. Eat-in,... more

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  • Airsoft

    Attleboro

    Airsoft- Airsoft is a tactical military-simulation game similar in many respects to Paintball. Players use highly realistic-looking replica models of... more

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  • Al's Restaurant

    Plymouth

    Italian pizzeria, family restaurant. Friendly service, homemade food, reasonable prices. Large portions. Sauce & dough made fresh daily & we grate our... more

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  • Alden Park

    Plymouth

    Alden Park is a casual upscale restaurant featuring creative American cuisine. Stemming from Chef Tony's expansive palate, our menu features... more

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  • Allendale County Club

    North Dartmouth

    Established in 1956, Allendale Country Club boasts a Geoffrey Cornish designed 18 Hole par 72 championship layout. The course offers a fair but... more

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  • Americana Theatre Company

    Plymouth

    The Americana Theatre Company is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit, professional theatre company located in the Plymouth area of Massachusetts. South shore... more

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  • Antonio's

    New Bedford

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  • Arns Park Motel

    North Attleboro

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  • Art Complex Museum

    Duxbury

    Collections include Shaker furniture, Asian art, American and European paintings and works on paper; rotating contemporary art exhibitions, concerts, lectures,... more

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  • the ART Drive

    South Dartmouth

    Annual art exhibit on a scenic route through the Massachusetts Southcoast towns of Dartmouth and Westport. more

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