- Our list of the best things to do in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, features the top 699 nearby activities — including 287 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Chelmsford, MA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Amusement.
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Operated by the Arlington Historical Society, the Jason Russell House-Smith Museum are historical sites dating back to the late-18th century. The sites are filled with furnishings, artifacts, and exhibits that display the history of the local area.
96% 23 votes
Jason Street & Gray Street intersection, Arlington, MA 02474 MoreLess Info
Perfect for the outdoor enthusiast, Menotomy Rocks Park provides for an array of recreational activities. A picturesque park with wooded trails, it is ideal for fishing, walking, hiking and wildlife/bird watching.
Arlington Children's Center offers a number of educational programs for children, along with after school programs and vacation and summer camps. Their programs begin at the toddler stage and extend to all elementary school ages.
Life-size art is Cyrus Dallin Art Museum's specialty. The large sculptures of Native Americans, women, animals, and key members of America's history will bring history back to life right in front of you.
Merrimack Outlets is a shopping destination for the entire family. Banana Republic Factory Store, Gap Factory Store, Guess Factory Store, and the Nike Factory store are among the outlet stores available on site for finding great deals.
33% 3 votes
Dartmouth Street, off South Street, Waltham, MA 02454 MoreLess Info
A sports complex, Nipper Maher Park features lighted adult and youth baseball fields with bleachers as well as tennis and basketball courts. The park also provides a children's play structure, swings, trees and a paved walking path.
Founded in 1936, the Hovey Players Work Shop is a performing arts group that produces numerous plays and productions throughout the acting season. Performances are held in the intimate 52-seat Abbott Memorial Theater.
Home of America's industrial revolution, Waltham Museum contains artifacts and exhibits from the first modern factory. Items on display include automobiles, cotton mill items, an Edison Gramophone, and watchmaker tools.
An intimate setting is provided by the Tupelo Music Hall that hosts nationally-recognized musicians on a weekly basis. Along with headlining events, the hall has an Open Mic night and can be rented for private gatherings.