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Boston Daytrips


Day trips in New England are both diverse and plentiful. New England offers everything from small quaint historic towns, camping and the great outdoors, to amusement parks, ski resorts, amazing beaches, &  whale watching in Boston Harbor. You can get to the beach, the mountains, the big city, a country town all within an hour or two.


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Boston Harbor Islands National Park AreaBoston
The Boston Harbor Islands offer countless opportunities for visitors to tour historical sites, observe wildlife, and participate in recreational activities.
Beech Hill Farm and Ice Cream BarnNew Hampshire, Free
The Kimball family invites you to their 9th generation historic family farm on Beech Hill Road in beautiful Hopkinton, New Hampshire.
Ben & Jerry's Factory ToursVermont, $$
Ben & Jerry's Ice cream factory tours are 30 minutes long. Sign-up is on a 1st-come, 1st-served basis. Day trip tours fill up quickly, so please plan accordingl
Beneski Museum of Natural History at Amherst CollegeAmherst, Free
Amherst College's collections include fossil skeletons of a mammoth, mastodon, dire wolf, saber-toothed cat, Irish Elk and cave bear; the world’s largest collection of dinosaur tracks, and skulls of a Tyrannosaurus rex...
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & ArboretumRhode Island, $
Blithewold, located in Bristol, RI, is 33 acres of lawns, gardens, specimen trees, and historic stone structures. Blithewold provides a wide array of educational programs for adults and children.
Cabbage Island ClambakesMaine, $$$
Cabbage Island has been the home of traditional clambakes since 1956! Take a cruise around Boothbay Harbor en route to Cabbage Island, where you will be greeted by a feast of Maine lobsters, clams, and all the traditional fixings!
Cape Cod Scenic RailroadCape Cod, $$$
All aboard! The Scenic Excursion Train winds past cranberry bogs, lush marshes, and natural woodlands on it two-hour journey between Hyannis and the Cape Cod Canal.
Center Church Crypt Tours - New HavenConnecticut
Tour a fascinating crypt tucked away in the subterranean underworld of neighboring Center Church, where you can see tombstones dating back as far as 1687.
Children's Museum & Theatre of MaineMaine, $$
Located in the Arts District of downtown Portland, the Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine features a wide variety of interactive exhibits and activities for children and families!
Children's Museum of New HampshireNew Hampshire, $
The Children’s Museum of Portsmouth is now The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire in Dover. With triple the space, several new major exhibits, and enhanced visitor amenities, the museum is is a great destination for...
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