Massachusetts travelers choose from 18 Best Western hotels.
Plan for a summer getaway in Massachusetts. Venture to the Bay State as warmer temperatures yield excellent boating, fishing, and general outdoor fun. You'll visit Cambridge, home of Harvard University and MIT, and Boston for a baseball game with the Red Sox at Fenway Park. The MLB season is in full swing during the summer.
Martha's Vineyard is a popular summer destination. With beaches, excellent dinning, and shopping, travelers make their way to Martha's Vineyard from North Dartmouth and Plymouth. Don't miss out on Cape Cod, either.
Exploring Boston is particularly exquisite during summer. Aside from the Red Sox, check out local history at Boston National Historic Park, or tour the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum. Traveling with kids? Head to the New England Aquarium, first opened in 1962 and featuring more than 20,000 animals from over 600 species, or visit the Museum of Science-Boston. They'll also enjoy a tour of Boston on land and water – check out the popular Boston Duck Boat Tours.
Venture into Concord and enjoy your summer visit with a tour of Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House, the Walden Pond State Reservation, or the Ralph Waldo Emerson House. Massachusetts is rich in historical sites.
There's much to see and do in Massachusetts this summer – so make the most of your time in The Old Colony.