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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    Old Sturbridge Village

    Sturbridge

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    EcoTarium - A Museum of Science & Nature

    Worcester

  • Worcester Art Museum +
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    Worcester Art Museum

    Worcester

  • Fruitlands Museum +
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    Fruitlands Museum

    Harvard

  • Higgins Armory Museum +
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    Higgins Armory Museum

    Worcester

  • Museum of Russian Icons +
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    Museum of Russian Icons

    Clinton

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

    Sutton

  • Vaillancourt Folk Art +
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    Vaillancourt Folk Art

    Sutton

  • Fisher Museum and Trails at the Harvard Forest +
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    Fisher Museum and Trails at the Harvard Forest

    Petersham

  • L. S. Starrett Museum +
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    L. S. Starrett Museum

    Athol

  • Millers River Environmental Center +
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    Millers River Environmental Center

    Athol

  • Historical Piano Concerts, Inc. +
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    Historical Piano Concerts, Inc.

    Ashburnham

  • 3Museums.org

    Boylston

    The collaboration of 3 Great Museums, all within a few miles distance, offering discount admissions incentives to enhance visitation to these... more

    + 8 saves
  • Cultural Center at Eagle Hill

    Hardwick

    A place to connect with the arts and with each other in rural Central Massachusetts, presenting a wide range of... more

    + 3 saves
  • Worcester Historical Museum

    Worcester

    Worcester Historical Museum (WHM) is the only institution devoted to local history. It includes a research library of over 7,000 titles,... more

    + 2 saves
  • Blackstone National Heritage Corridor

    Uxbridge

    The Blackstone River runs from Worcester, MA to Providence, RI. Its waters powered the Slater Mill in Pawtucket, RI, America's... more

    + 1 saves
  • Fitchburg Art Museum

    Fitchburg

    Contemporary American paintings, early portraits, prints, decorative arts, furniture. Changing exhibitions. more

    + 1 saves
  • Fitchburg Historical Society

    Fitchburg

    Founded by James F.D. Garfield in 1892, the Fitchburg Historical Society is an independent non-profit that was created to collect,... more

    + 0 saves
  • Worcester Center for Crafts

    Worcester

    Crafts school; exhibit galleries, giftshop. more

    + 0 saves
  • Worcester Cultural Coalition/WOO Card

    Worcester

    Worcester: Where will you WOO? Use the WOO Card to save at more than 60 Worcester area restaurants, museums, theaters, hotels... more

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