- Our list of the best things to do in Wellesley, Massachusetts, features the top 695 nearby activities — including 302 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Wellesley, 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 16 things to do within the city of Wellesley, MA , followed by 679 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boston, Lowell, Cambridge, Concord, Brookline, Framingham, Watertown, Somerville, Newton, Lynn, Hingham, Waltham, Lexington, Marlborough, Natick, Medford, Arlington, Quincy, Foxboro, Hull, Franklin, Malden, Saugus, Dedham, Brockton, Milton, Shrewsbury, Needham, Westford, Braintree, Woburn, Lincoln, Attleboro, Norwood, Randolph, Cumberland, Woonsocket, Stoughton, Revere, Peabody, Billerica, Burlington, Chelsea, Chelmsford, Tewksbury, Everett, Worcester, Weymouth, Melrose, Marblehead, Medfield, Andover, Danvers, North Smithfield, Chatham, North Andover and Salem
New Bedford, Massachusetts is home to the Buttonwood Park Zoo, a mid-size zoo with 250 resident animals and 30 habitats. Most of the zoo's animals are native to North America and include bison, bighorn sheep, eagles, bears, seals, sea lions and mountain lions.
The New Bedford Art Museum is dedicated to the appreciation, preservation and creation of fine art. The museum's collections range from medieval manuscripts to African tribal masks, Asian watercolor paintings and a large selection of American art.
92% 296 votes
1347 Roger WIlliams Way, North Kingstown, RI MoreLess Info
Board the 400-passenger catamaran and shove off on a 30-mile sightseeing adventure when you take the Rhode Island Bay Lighthouse Cruise. From the water, you will see 10 lighthouses, beautiful islands and shorefront mansions.
91% 514 votes
1347 Roger Willams Way, North Kingstown, RI 02852 MoreLess Info
The Vineyard Fast Ferry offers comfortable and speedy rides to Martha's Vineyard from North Kingstown. The luxurious ferry offers indoor, air-conditioned seating or sundeck seating and a full service drink and snack bar.
Fun center Cartland of Cape Cod is an outdoor bevy of go cart track and entertainment. Bumper boats, mini golf and batting cages are available in addition to the splash attack water-balloon area and ice-cream treats served in toy sand-buckets.
93% 290 votes
1347 Roger WIlliams Way, North Kingstown, RI 02852 MoreLess Info
Rhode Island Bay Cruises offers narrated cruises with various themes and emphases. Cruises will include lighthouse views, harbor tours, and historic attractions, and other scenic area features, and are narrated by experienced guides.
98% 481 votes
18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA 02740 MoreLess Info
Established in 1903, New Bedford Whaling Museum houses one of the world's largest collection of artifacts related to the whaling industry including the world's largest whale ship model called the Lagoda as well as multiple art, science and history galleries.