Explore Things to Do near Boston
Just two miles from the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority train station, the Country Inn & Suites in Brockton, MA makes it easy for you to commute into metro Boston without fighting traffic. Upon your arrival, step into American history by walking the Freedom Trail or stroll the waterfront with a delicious cannoli from a North End bakery. If you’d prefer to stay closer to the hotel, attend a concert by the Brockton Symphony Orchestra or see works by area artisans at the Fuller Craft Museum. The littlest ones in your group will love a visit to The Children’s Museum in Easton. If you’re flying to the area, we are located 25 miles from Logan International Airport (BOS).
- Fenway Park (22 miles)
You won’t want to miss seeing the Boston Red Sox play at historic Fenway Park. During the seventh-inning stretch, treat yourself to a hot dog or pretzel.
Phone: +1 (617) 267-1700
- City of Boston (22.4 miles)
In Boston, you can learn about the country’s history on the Freedom Trail, meander through the Boston Public Garden, pick up gifts at the Faneuil Hall Marketplace and enjoy an outstanding dinner in the North End.
Education and the Arts:
- Brockton Symphony Orchestra (2.2 miles)
Since 1948, the Brockton Symphony Orchestra has been treating guests to chamber concerts, seasonal specials and masterful orchestral performances.
Phone: +1 (508) 588-3841
- Fuller Craft Museum (2.2 miles)
The Fuller Craft Museum boasts a 22-acre campus that fuses nature and art through an outdoor sculpture garden and indoor galleries.
Phone: +1 (508) 588-6000
- Bridgewater State University (9 miles)
Our location, just minutes away, allows you to easily reach this public liberal arts university for campus tours and athletic events, where you can join Bristaco, the school’s mascot, in cheering for the Bears.
Phone: +1 (508) 531-1000
- Westgate Mall (1.1 miles)
At Westgate Mall, you can shop stores like Sears, The Children’s Place, Finish Line and Bath & Body Works. Afterward, stop by the food court for a quick meal.
Phone: +1 (508) 588-8916
- The Children’s Museum in Easton (3.9 miles)
Kids of all ages love learning at this hands-on museum housed in an old fire station. While there, they can explore the dinosaur den, climb up to a tree house or play in the Kids Clinic doctor’s office.
Phone: + 1 (508) 230-3789
- South Shore Natural Science Center (23.7 miles)
Located on a 200-acre nature preserve, the South Shore Natural Science Center features walking trails, an EcoZone Museum and a Children’s Garden.
Phone: +1 (781) 659-2559
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