- 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
Situated on 490 acres, Goddard Memorial State Park features a nine hole golf course, a performing arts center and open playing fields. The park has places for swimming, picnic tables, forested areas and trails suitable for hiking and horseback riding.
100% 14 votes
1776 Revolution Street, East Greenwich, RI 02818 MoreLess Info
Built as a mansion in 1773, today The Varnum House Museum is furnished with period furniture from the Revolutionary era and features many historic artifacts. The museum retains regular hours in the summer and is otherwise open by appointment.
Windmill Cottage is a historic house and former windmill. It was home to George Washington Greene, a former American consul to Rome and historian. It was purchased for Greene by his friend, the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
With performers ranging from magicians to classic rock tribute bands, The Greenwich Odeum is a performing arts venue with weekly events. The venue is located in a historic 1920s building that once functioned as a vaudeville theater.
100% 1 votes
80 Queen Street, East Greenwich, RI 2818 MoreLess Info
The East Greenwich Veteran Fireman's Association Fire Apparatus Museum features a collection of antique firefighting items, including a 1938 Mack fire truck. They are open the first and third Saturdays of each month, from May through September.
At Greenwich Bay Sailing Assoc, visitors can learn the basics of sailing and gain confidence in their skills with experienced instructors. The association also hosts racing events where visitors can watch students compete.
More mansion than true cottage, Roseland Cottage is an elegant Gothic Revival-style home in Woodstock, Connecticut. It features a formal garden, Victorian furnishings, opulent textiles and a bevy of antique dining ware.
A historic militia group dating back to the colonial days of Rhode Island, The Kentish Guard were originally founded in 1774. Continuing on today in mostly ceremonial fashion, the guards feature a nationally renowned fife and drum corps.
- 0 votes
39 Sandy Bottom Road, Coventry, RI 2816 MoreLess Info
Located within a 3,000 square-foot studio, the Legein Dance Academy of Performing Arts is a center aimed at educating about the art of dance. Competitive teams, private lessons, and dance classes are among the services available at the studio.