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

  • A.D Makepeace

    Wareham

    At the A.D. Makepeace Company, we've been at it since the mid 1800s, when Abel Makepeace founded our company.... 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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  • Above the Bay at Thornton Adams House B&B

    Plymouth

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  • AHA! New Bedford

    New Bedford

    AHA! (art, history and architecture) Night is a FREE arts and culture event which takes place the 2nd Thursday of... 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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  • America's Hometown Shuttle

    Plymouth

    While relaxing in the comfort and nostalgia of our trolleys, our drivers will guide you through the rich history, world... more

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  • America's Hometown Trolley

    Plymouth

    Hop aboard our vintage looking Trolley for a hour and fifteen minute tour of historic Plymouth. 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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  • Artist Exposure Gallery

    Plymouth

    Fine Art Gallery whose purpose is to expand the visibility and opportunity of fine artists, designers and photographers. Retail, exhibits... more

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  • Artist Exposure Gallery

    Plymouth

    Renowned Multi-Media Artist R. Cartier Perry Launches World Exhibition Tour from Plymouth Austrian crystals capture light, add dimension to painting... more

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  • ArtWorks!

    New Bedford

    Two galleries, a retail artists' market featuring work of local artists and craftspeople, and community arts center. ArtWorks! offers an... more

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  • Atlantic Country Club

    Plymouth

    Designed by the renowned architect team of Cornish, Silva, and Mungeam, Atlantic's vast layout spreads 18 championship holes over 187 acres of... more

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