- TripBuzz found 117 things to do with kids in or near Worcester, Massachusetts, including 107 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Marlborough, Framingham, Natick and Franklin.
- From Colonial Bowling Center to American Antiquarian Society, the Worcester area offers 112 different types of family activities, including: Nature & Wildlife Areas, Bowling, Movie Theaters and History Museums.
- A short distance from both Boston and Springfield, Worcester is a growing city in Massachusetts. Centrally located, the city offers an array of entertainment from live theater to art museums. Home to several institutions including the College of the Holy Cross and Worcester State University, there are also numerous sporting activities and competitions within the community.
The Colonial Bowling Center is a trip back in time with it's retro styling and manual score keeping. This is a candlepin alley in true New England tradition. There is no snack bar, but there are vending machines available.
Over three million items are on 20 miles of shelves at American Antiquarian society, including books, newspapers, sheet music and more. Notably, the library holds the largest collection of printed materials through 1876. Free public tours are offered every Wednesday afternoon.
Local history is on display at Worcester Historical Museum. Among the notable collections of artifacts, paintings and sculptures is weaponry from the colonial era through World War II. Ages 18 and under receive free admission.
Regatta Point Community Sailing is an outdoor sailing, kayaking, and paddle boating facility and training center. The center offers activities including boat maintenance lessons, model boating, human powered boats, and advanced sailing.
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135 Brooks Street, Worcester, MA 01606 MoreLess Info
A movie theater multiplex, Showcase Cinemas Worcester North screens primarily first run Hollywood movies in fully digital video and sound. The theater offers discount matinees and a variety of promotions, and is available for rentals.
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414 Massasoit Road, Worcester, MA MoreLess Info
Broad Meadow Brook Meadow Conservation Area is the largest urban wildlife sanctuary in New England. Highlights include 80 species of butterflies and a nature play area for little ones. Five miles of trails are available.
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414 Massasoit Road, Worcester, MA 01604 MoreLess Info
At Mass Audubon Broad Meadow Brook Wildlife Sanctuary, visitors can hike through the 400 acres of shady marshland and observe native wildlife like frogs. On Saturdays, the sanctuary hosts a morning walk for birdwatching.