- Our list of the best things to do in Framingham, Massachusetts, features the top 623 nearby activities — including 262 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Framingham, MA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
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Formerly an amusement park with roller coasters and a Ferris wheel, Pine Island Park features an artificial pond that can be used for fishing, swimming and boating. The park has walking trails, a playground and picnic tables.
The Emilie Ruecker Wildlife Refuge is a peaceful 50 acre woodland and salt marsh with trails and blinds for observation and photography of local wildlife. Frequent birds sighted include the Snowy and Great Egret and Glossy Ibis.
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New Bedford's St. Anthony of Padua Church is a large and elaborate Roman Catholic Church. Its beautiful interior features intricate stained glass, many sculptures and soaring marble columns. See the parish website for the Mass schedule.
The Seabrook Science & Nature Center is a free educational center maintained by the Seabrook power plant. It features a hands-on classroom with displays about electricity and nuclear power, a marine touch pool, and an extensive nature trail.
A bowling center featuring 12 candlepin lanes, Bowling Acres offers open and league bowling along with private event hosting. The center provides arcade game machines and high-definition televisions along with a grill serving food, drinks and adult beverages.
Nestled in Jaffrey, New Hampshire, the Mount Monadnock State Park is lush, shady and popular for picnics. The park includes the Poole Reservoir in its extreme northwestern corner. Day visits are free, but campers must purchase a permit.
The sprawling Currier Museum of Art in Manchester, New Hampshire has an impressive collection of paintings, drawings, etchings, stone sculptures, jewelry and furniture. The admission price includes a complimentary self-guided audio tour.