- 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.
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Also known as the Grand Army of the Republic Museum, the Grand Army Museum was built in 1885. The museum features meticulously restored and preserved furnishings, as well as an array of exhibits pertaining to the Civil War.
The 75-acre Weir River Farm is a working farm situated amongst fields and pastures surrounded by oak and cedar woods. Visit horses, pigs, cows, chickens and sheep in the barn, or take a walking trail through the woods.
A grand carousel in operation for over 80 years, Paragon Carousel has four rows of 66 horses and two Roman chariots. It is decorated with 35 original paintings, 36 cherubs and 18 goddesses looking down as the organ plays.
Considered to be one of the last remaining throwback arcades of the old Nantucket boardwalk, Dream Machine of Nantasket offers a wide range of classic games like skee ball and games of chance. Directly adjacent to the beach, this indoor arcade even has prizes in exchange for game tickets.
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590 Washington Street, Lynn, MA 1901 MoreLess Info
Exhibition worthy Lynn Museum and Historical Society prominently displays American impressionist art, and historical artifact collections. Diverse and sizable, the museum hosts over 17,000 objects for view and visitor appreciation.
Raw Art Works is an art program designed for at-risk youth. Using painting, drawing, sculpting and even film, a team of professional artists and art therapists help support elementary to high school aged kids through support and artistic expression.
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LynnArts Rantoul Black Box Theatre, 25 Exchange Street, Lynn, MA 1901 MoreLess Info
Putting on a mix of both well known and original performances, Arts After Hours offers the community a variety of musicals, comedies, and plays. The original skits performed by the group are often witty and poke fun at American history.