- Our list of the best things to do in Needham, Massachusetts, features the top 709 nearby activities — including 304 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Needham, MA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 10 things to do within the city of Needham, MA , followed by 699 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boston, Cambridge, Salem, Concord, Brookline, Framingham, Watertown, Somerville, Newton, Lynn, Hingham, Waltham, Lexington, Marlborough, Natick, Medford, Wellesley, Arlington, Quincy, Foxboro, Danvers, Marblehead, Hull, Franklin, Malden, Saugus, Dedham, Brockton, Milton, Braintree, Attleboro, Woburn, Lincoln, Norwood, Randolph, Cumberland, Woonsocket, Westford, Stoughton, Revere, Peabody, Billerica, Burlington, Shrewsbury, Lowell, Chelsea, Chelmsford, Tewksbury, Everett, Weymouth, Melrose, Medfield, North Smithfield, Chatham, North Andover, Andover and Taunton
100% 14 votes
700 Bullocks Point Avenue, East Providence, RI 02915 MoreLess Info
Crescent Park Looff Carousel is an old time carousel that was originally built over a century ago. The Blount Clam Shack, which serves chowder and clam cakes, is located just outside the carousel.
Measuring 260 feet by 80 feet in total, the Budlong Pool is an outdoor pool open during the warm summer months in the year. Visitors commonly enjoy attending public swimming sessions or taking swimming lessons at the pool.
Plymouth Rock marks the site where the passengers of Mayflower, who later founded Plymouth Colony, first touched the land of the New World. The rock itself, with the date 1620 etched on it, is surrounded by protective pillars and available for public viewing.
Led by paranormal investigators, Dead of Night Ghost Tours offers a variety of tours focused on Plymouth's history and lore. Tours include a daytime historic tour, a lantern-lit ghost tour, and a scavenger hunt tour.
85% 55 votes
Winslow and North Street, Plymouth, MA MoreLess Info
The Mayflower Society House & Library is located just around the corner from Plymouth Rock in a historic dwelling from the 18th century. It features a small museum dedicated to the pilgrims and serves as the headquarters for the General Society of Mayflower Descendants.
Whale watching and full service meals galore on Pilgrim Belle Cruises, where Plymouth Harbor comes to life with dance parties and live acts. Ideal for birthday parties, family reunions, get togethers and corporate outings.
Hop aboard the Plymouth to Providence Ferry to enjoy the most direct route between the two points. A narrated tour of Plymouth Harbor is included. Sundecks as well as a fully-enclosed cabin are available.
76% 38 votes
Downtown off Main Street at Summer Street, Plymouth, MA 02361 MoreLess Info
Colonial Lantern Tours - Private Tours is an excursion company that uses professional guides who have knowledge about the historical and cultural aspects of Plymouth. The company has a 'Ghosts & Legends' tour and a 'Thanksgiving' trip.
White Horse Beach is a scenic public beach located along the Cape Cod Bay. In addition to the picturesque views, the beach is also home to Flag Rock, a large rock with an American Flag painted on and located offshore.