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Located in Boston, MA
2 miles from Newton
"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."(This excerpt taken from Boston Common website)
Located in Waltham, MA
2 miles from Newton
"Power up your imagination! Get your inventiveness in gear! For an industrial strength museum experience, come visit the Charles River Museum of Industry."(This excerpt taken from Charles River Museum of Industry website)
Located in Waltham, MA
2 miles from Newton
"Gore Place Society's mission is to preserve and promote the 1806 estate of Christopher and Rebecca Gore as a unique educational resource to inspire an appreciation of early 19 th century America."(This excerpt taken from Gore Place website)
Located in Brookline, MA
2 miles from Newton
"Longyear Museum, conveniently located just outside Boston and easily accessible by public transportation, offers exhibits, publications, and programs about the life of Mary Baker Eddy, one of America’s most noted women, as well as tours of several houses where she once lived."(This excerpt taken from Longyear Museum website)
Located in Boston, MA
3 miles from Newton
"Built in 1713, the Old State House was a seat of British power and site of the Boston Massacre. It became a point of origin for vital debates about self-government that sparked the Revolution. Today it serves as a museum where all people can come together to connect to our shared history."(This excerpt taken from Old State House website)
Located in Brookline, MA
3 miles from Newton
"This 18 hole public golf course was designed and built by Stiles and Van Kleek in 1931."(This excerpt taken from Robert T. Lynch Municipal Golf Course website)
Located in Boston, MA
4 miles from Newton
"In the heart of Boston and extending to Brookline, the historic Emerald Necklace park system serves as the backyard for city residents and a destination for more than one million visitors each year. Stretching from Back Bay to Dorchester, this inviting green space connects people and nature, just as landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted intended when he designed it more than 100 years ago."(This excerpt taken from Emerald Necklace Conservancy website)
Located in Middletown, RI
4 miles from Newton
"Welcome to one of the oldest and most acclaimed academic fine arts museums in the United States. Founded more than 120 years ago by the first President of Wellesley College, the Davis Museum and Cultural Center is characterized by collections that span global history from Ancient times to yesterday."(This excerpt taken from Davis Museum and Cultural Center website)
Located in Cambridge, MA
4 miles from Newton
"Fresh Pond is an environmentally pleasing, 9 hole, public golf course that plays throughout a corner of Cambridge's Historic Fresh Pond Reservation just minutes outside of Boston."(This excerpt taken from Fresh Pond Golf Course website)
Located in Brookline, MA
4 miles from Newton
"The Larz Anderson Auto Museum is home to Americas oldest car collection. For over 75 years, the Larz Anderson Auto Museum has been supporting the collector car community through a variety of educational programs, exhibits, and lectures."(This excerpt taken from Larz Anderson Auto Museum website)
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