- Our list of the best things to do in Medford, Massachusetts, features the top 793 nearby activities — including 344 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Medford, MA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 16 things to do within the city of Medford, MA , followed by 777 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boston, Lowell, Salem, Cambridge, Concord, Brookline, Watertown, Somerville, Framingham, Beverly, Newton, Lynn, Hingham, Waltham, Lexington, Marblehead, Danvers, Natick, North Andover, Wellesley, Arlington, Ipswich, Quincy, Hull, Malden, Saugus, Haverhill, Dedham, Milton, Scituate, Brockton, Marlborough, Foxboro, Westford, Needham, Braintree, Norwood, Woburn, Lincoln, Methuen, Randolph, Lawrence, Revere, Andover, Stoughton, Peabody, Billerica, Burlington, Chelsea, Chelmsford, Tewksbury, Everett, Weymouth, Melrose, Essex, Gloucester, Medfield, Chatham, Dracut and Salem
Schooner FAME of Salem is a full scale replica of a privateer schooner of the War of 1812. The schooner is host to historical narration involving the shaping of the United States northern shore, and can be reserved for private charters, parties and special events.
93% 655 votes
Ticket Office is at the Magic Parlor 213 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970 MoreLess Info
At Spellbound Tours, visitors can learn about the haunted history of the Salem witch trials. Among the sites visited is the Witch Dungeon, the Boston Stranger murder site, and the Old Burying Point Cemetery.
Established in 1978, the Hull Lifesaving Museum is a museum dedicated to telling the stories of all things lifesaving. In addition to displaying lifesaving devices, guests at the museum learn stories about men who have saved lives on the waters.
75% 4 votes
Friends of the Bruce Freeman Rail Trail, PO Box 1192, Concord, MA 01742 MoreLess Info
Consisting of forest and wetland scenery, Bruce Freeman Rail Trail is a paved trail for joggers, cyclists, and roller-skaters. The trail itself is 10 feet wide and has rails to one side.
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1117 Nantasket Avenue, Hull, MA 2045 MoreLess Info
Hull Lifesaving Museum & Life Saving Station offers a permanent exhibit that narrates the many miraculous rescues by sailors. The Museum collection includes over 5,000 artifacts including a 1903 Fresnel lens, shipwreck fragments, aids to navigation and historical charts.
81% 251 votes
193 Derby Street, Salem, MA 01970 MoreLess Info
Featuring a 171-foot, three masted ship reconstruction, Salem Maritime National Historic Site offers visitors a variety of ship related tours. Visitors can also explore a walk through museum detailing the history of sailing in the 18th century.
100% 7 votes
Wellesley College, 106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02482 MoreLess Info
The Davis Museum is an art museum that is home to permanent collections that display paintings, sculptures, paper works, photographs, and decorative objects. The museum is best known for having an Andy Warhol collection.
Babson Skating Center offers an array of recreational opportunities in the Fall and Winter months. Locals and visitors can enjoy watching a hockey game while enjoying warm beverages and snacks or sign up for skate lessons themselves.