Boston National Historical Park
Boston has played a significant role in US history, and a Ranger-led Freedom Trail tour is the perfect place to get started exploring her! See famous locales such as the Old South Meeting House, Old State House, Faneuil Hall, the Paul Revere House and the Old North Church. In Charlestown, visit the Bunker Hill Monument and Charlestown Navy Yard, which is now home to the USS Constitution (Old Ironsides). Find Discount Hotels near Boston National Historical Park.
Mount Greylock State Reservation
Set in the Berkshires, this park’s headliner is Mount Greylock, the highest point in the state. Its summit provides amazing panoramic, 60-90 mile views! Maps showing various hiking and driving trails are quite helpful. Veterans War Memorial Tower, built in 1932, is open seasonally. Find Discount Hotels near Mount Greylock State Reservation.
Nickerson State Park
This 1900 acre park boasts 8 sparkling clear fresh water “kettle” ponds, created thousands of years ago by glaciers. Fishing is good as the ponds are stocked with trout! Visitors enjoy an 8 mile bike trail which connects to the 22 mile Cape Cod Rail Trail, along with cross-country skiing, canoeing and horseback riding. Find Discount Hotels near Nickerson State Park.
Salem Maritime National Historic Site
Explore almost four hundred years of American maritime history on display in Salem. A modern replica of a 1797 cargo ship, the Friendship, may be found at Derby Wharf. Ranger-led tours assist visitors in learning about the days of bringing Far East riches to America. Historic buildings include Custom House, an 1819 government building, and the Narbonne House, an example of a 17th-18th centuries middle-class home. Find Discount Hotels near Salem Maritime National Historic Site.
Six Flags New England
Thrill rides include Bizarro, possibly the best steel coaster you’ll ever ride, the 24-story high Blitz and the newest coaster, Gotham City Gauntlet Escape all await your family. Hurricane Harbor boasts a river for tubing, Splash Island designed just for kids and the Tornado’s 60-foot tall water funnel. You will find A-list concerts and seasonal events, plus a nice variety of food vendors and shops. Find Discount Hotels near Six Flags New England.