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Watertown, Massachusetts

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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 the Fresh Pond Golf Course website)
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Waltham, MA
(range: 1 mile)
Gore Place is a 50-acre country estate in the city, a grand mansion steeped in history, a farm and an invaluable community resource. (This excerpt taken from the Gore Place website)
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Boston, MA
(range: 1 mile)
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 the Boston Common website)
Located in the Francis Cabot Lowell Mill, an icon of the American Industrial Revolution, the Museum 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. (This excerpt taken from the Charles River Museum of Industry website)
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Boston, MA
(range: 2 miles)
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 the Old State House website)
The winner of 4 Tony Awards, A.R.T. has been expanding the boundaries of theater since its founding in 1980. See what's playing today in Harvard Square. (This excerpt taken from the American Repertory Theatre website)
Ever since their founding, the Harvard Art Museums—the Fogg Museum, Busch-Reisinger Museum, and Arthur M. Sackler Museum—have been dedicated to advancing and supporting learning at Harvard University, in the local community, and around the world. The museums have played a leading role in the development of art history, conservation, and conservation science, and in the evolution of the art museum as an institution. (This excerpt taken from the Harvard Art Museums website)
The Old Schwamb Mill is the oldest continuously operating mill site in the United States. (This excerpt taken from the The Old Schwamb Mill website)
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Brookline, MA
(range: 3 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. (This excerpt taken from the Longyear Museum website)
The mission of Fenway Park Living Museum Fund, Inc., is to support Fenway Park's continued preservation and to make Fenway Park's rich history accessible to fans and the general public by supporting the collection, preservation, safeguarding and display of historic materials. The Fenway Park Living Museum collection is available for viewing to the general public year-round through Fenway Park tours. (This excerpt taken from the Fenway Park Living Museum website)
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