- TripBuzz found 663 things to do with kids in or near Medford, Massachusetts, including 649 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Boston, Salem, Lowell and Cambridge.
- From Loconte Rink to Barry Playground, the Medford area offers 118 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Skating Rinks, Bowling and Playgrounds.
- Medford, MA is situated only 5 miles from the heart of Boston, making it an ideal location for access to the city's attractions while maintaining a smaller town atmosphere. History is apparent in every corner of Medford, including the Isaac Royall House, which housed troops led by John Stark and George Washington during the Revolutionary War.
Situated on 3.6 acres, Barry Playground features one baseball field along with courts for basketball and tennis. The park provides trees, open grassy areas, paved walking paths, picnic tables, benches and a children's playground.
As an aquatics center, Tufts Pool - Medford Community Pool offers visitors a shallow wading pool in addition to a normal depth pool. Visitors can swim in the pool during open swim hours, or enroll their children in swim lessons.
Featuring a 200 foot long ice rink, Flynn Rink offers visitors a space for classes, birthday parties, public skating, and other activities. The rink hosts local hockey leagues, with over 1000 seats available to spectators for watching games.
Columbus Park is a large recreational park that features four baseball fields, a full-length basketball court, and two playgrounds behind the nearby school. There are a lot of benches to sit down that are scattered throughout the park.
Located along the Mystic River, the Medford Condon Shell acts as a showcase for many local performers and musicians. The outdoor theater even has connections to the regional trail system and a canoe launch on the river.
An open field surrounded by trees, Victory Park is located on 12 acres and features swings, a rope climbing area and a traditional play structure. The field can be used for soccer and the park provides tennis and basketball courts.