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Mayflower II | Local Treasure

4 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

  The ship that carried the Pilgrims has been long lost to history, but its recreation — the Mayflower... Read More »

Club Passim in Cambridge, Massachusetts | Local Treasure

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Before Anaïs Mitchell can take the stage, Matt Smith, manager of Club Passim in Cambridge, Massachusetts, takes the... Read More »

Dentzel Carousel | Local Treasure

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Gripping the wild mane of a galloping, whirling carousel horse is a memory we all share from childhood.... Read More »

Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art | Local Treasure

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

The waist-high bookshelves that line the reading room at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art are... Read More »

Fenway Victory Gardens | Local Treasure

Fenway Victory Gardens | Local Treasure

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Imagine walking down a narrow outdoor path, bordered high on both sides by lush gardens. It leads to... Read More »

Fruitlands | Local Treasure

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

A visit to Fruitlands begins with the view. Perched at the top of Prospect Hill in Harvard, Massachusetts,... Read More »

George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum | Local Treasure

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

One of the most eclectic museums in New England is found on Massachusetts’ Springfield Quadrangle. Headaches come in... Read More »

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Nasturtiums | Local Treasure

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Come March 30, in one of the most reliable rites of spring–a tradition that dates back to 1903–vibrant... Read More »

John Brown House Museum in Providence, RI | Local Treasure

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

John Quincy Adams once declared it “the most magnificent and elegant private mansion that I have ever seen... Read More »

John Carter Brown Library | Local Treasure

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

The Columbus letter is thinner than you’d expect–just a few pages of Latin type and a handful of... Read More »

Johnson & Wales’ Culinary Arts Museum | Local Treasure

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At Johnson & Wales’ Culinary Arts Museum, visitors feast on food history, curiosities,and some 60,000 cookbooks. No phrase... Read More »

Mark Twain Bed | Local Treasure

Mark Twain Bed | Local Treasure

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

There are three things visitors notice upon entering the bedroom of Samuel Langhorne Clemens (better known as “Mark... Read More »

Penobscot Narrows Observatory | Local Treasure

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When the elevator door slides open at the top of the Penobscot Narrows Observatory, the view hits you... Read More »

Pullman Car at Hildene | Long Journey Home

Pullman Car at Hildene | Long Journey Home

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

  At the Lincoln family’s Vermont estate, now a museum, an important piece of American history pulls into... Read More »

Shantok Ware Pot | Local Treasure

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Passing through the ultra-lifelike dioramas of Connecticut’s Mashantucket Pequot Museum, visitors speak in hushed tones as though they’re... Read More »

Shelburne Falls Bowling Alley | ‘Through the Alley to the Alley’

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, has seen more than 100 years of candlepin bowling. Halfway down Bridge Street, the main... Read More »

The Crèche at Regina Laudis | Local Treasure

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If the crèche at the Abbey of Regina Laudis strikes you as a little out of place, there’s... Read More »

The Old Ship Meeting House | Local Treasure

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On Sunday morning, the doors of the Old Ship Meeting House in Hingham, Massachusetts, swing open to embrace... Read More »

The Royall House and Slave Quarters | Local Treasure

7 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Tucked away in a Boston suburb, the Royall House and Slave Quarters offers a sobering and singular reminder... Read More »

The Southington Drive-In | Nostalgic Movie Fun

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

With only 20 drive-in theatres left in New England, Connecticut’s Southington Drive-In is turning nostalgic movie fun into... Read More »

Touro Synagogue | Local Treasure

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During Newport, Rhode Island’s month-long Christmas festival thousands of clear lights shine in shop windows and homes. If... Read More »



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