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Needham, Massachusetts
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Davis Museum image
(Range: 2 miles)
The Davis Museum traces its origins to the October 23, 1889 dedication of the Farnsworth Art Building on the Wellesley College campus. It housed collections that dated to the founding of the College in 1875, when founder Henry Fowle Durant (1822-81) began a campaign to acquire original paintings, drawings, prints, and photographs, as well as plaster casts of classical sculpture, in service of a liberal arts education for women. (Curated content from www.wellesley.edu)
Brookline Golf Course image
(Range: 4 miles)
Brookline Golf Course, officially referred to as The Robert T. Lynch Municipal, is located in the Putterham neighborhood of Brookline, Massachusetts, which was home to the legendary Francis Ouimet. Mr. Ouimet as an amateur, won the 1913 U.S. Open, which was played at The Country Club. The golf course is part of the portfolio of world-class recreation facilities by the Town of Brookline Recreation Department. (Curated content from www.brooklinegolf.com)
The Fairbanks House image
(Range: 4 miles)
The Fairbanks House in Dedham, MA is the oldest known timber frame house still standing in North America. Built circa 1637 for Jonathan and Grace Fairbanks and their six children, it was home to eight generations of the Fairbanks family over the course of 268 years. The Fairbanks House is now a historic house museum and on the National Register of Historic Places. (Curated content from fairbankshouse.org)
Longyear Museum image
(Range: 4 miles)
Longyear Museum is an independent historical museum dedicated to advancing the understanding of the life and work of Mary Baker Eddy, the Discoverer, Founder, and Leader of Christian Science. (Curated content from www.longyear.org)
Larz Anderson Auto Museum image
(Range: 5 miles)
Just ten minutes from downtown Boston and nestled inside the 64 beautiful acres of Larz Anderson Park, the Museum is home to “America’s Oldest Car Collection”. These automobiles form the Museum’s permanent collection and are housed within the Carriage House, built in 1888 and designed by the city architect of Boston, Edmund M. Wheelwright, who was also responsible for several notable Boston structures like the Boston Public Library. (Curated content from larzanderson.org)
Boston Common image
(Range: 5 miles)
Here the Colonial militia mustered for the Revolution. In 1768, the hated British Redcoats began an eight-year encampment. George Washington, John Adams and General Lafayette came here to celebrate our nation's independence. The 1860s saw Civil War recruitment and anti-slavery meetings. During World War I, victory gardens sprouted. For World War II, the Common gave most of its iron fencing away for scrape metal. (Curated content from www.boston.gov)
Arnold Arboretum image
(Range: 6 miles)
The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is a museum of trees teaching the world about plants. (Curated content from arboretum.harvard.edu)
Charles River Museum of Industry image
(Range: 6 miles)
Located in the Francis Cabot Lowell Mill, an icon of the American Industrial Revolution, the Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation brings together intriguing artifacts, cultural insights, and inspiring stories to delight people of all ages, enabling them to see the past and envision the future. (Curated content from www.charlesrivermuseum.org)
Gore Place image
(Range: 6 miles)
Gore Place is a 50-acre country estate in the city, a grand mansion steeped in history, a farm and an invaluable community resource. (Curated content from goreplace.org)
Puppet Showplace Theatre image
(Range: 6 miles)
Puppet Showplace Theater is New England’s favorite puppetry destination. Each year, we present over 300 performances by professional puppet companies at our Brookline Village theater. (Curated content from www.puppetshowplace.org)