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Central Massachusetts Attractions

If your travel destination central Massachusetts - Springfield, Worcester, Sturbridge, Deerfield, and other towns, start here for ideas on historic sites to visit, trip planners and guides, the Basketball Hall of Fame, Yankee Candle and more. See also: Massachusetts Travel Guide.

If I Could Walk with the Animals...
Hike with llamas year-round in central Massachusetts at Pinetum Farm Llamas in Granby. It's a perfect family outing--even kids get their own llamas.

Give It a Shot
If you're looking for an indoor acitivity on a rainy or blustery day in New England and if you've always wanted to learn how to shoot a gun, visit the Smith & Wesson Shooting Sports Center at the Smith & Wesson Academy in Springfield, Massachusetts, an indoor shooting range where you can experience shooting under the guidance of qualified...

Hoopla! Visit The Basketball Hall of Fame
If you call yourself a basketball fan, you really have to plan a pilgrimage to Springfield, Massachusetts. Fans of all ages can easily lose themselves for hours within the three-story, spherical museum, which boasts many interactive exhibits.

Meet Your Meat
From your About Guide, it's the other red meat--bison is lower in fat and cholesterol than beef. And, at Alta Vista Farm in Rutland, Massachusetts, you can not only shop for buffalo roasts, ribs, burgers and hotdogs, you can view these once nearly extinct beasts up close.

Oh, The Place To Go!
Where can you look a Lorax in the eyes, put your arm around the Grinch and tell Sam I Am what you really think of his green eggs and ham? At the Dr. Seuss National Memorial at the Quadrangle in Springfield, Massachusetts, of course! Come along with me on a virtual tour.

Oh, What a Knight!
Hasten to the Higgins Armory Museum in Worcester, Massachusetts, the only museum in the Western Hemisphere dedicated to arms and armor.

Six Flags Raises Flag on New England
From your About Guide, here's your complete guide to Six Flags New England, formerly Riverside, in Agawam, Massachusetts.

10 Fun Things To Do at Red Apple Farm in Massachusetts
Red Apple Farm in Phillipston, Massachusetts, is a perfect fall day trip destination. On this photo tour, you'll discover 10 fun things to do at Red Apple Farm in Massachusetts including hayrides, apple picking, pumpkin picking, potato digging, feasting on barbeque food and bakery treats like apple cider donuts and more.

Visit Yankee Candle
From your About Guide, Yankee Candle's flagship store in South Deerfield, Massachusetts, is one of New England's most popular attractions.

Where is Six Flags New England?
Here is your guide to finding New England's largest amusement park, Six Flags New England.

Your Time Machine Awaits
Journey to the past when you visit Old Sturbridge Village, a recreated New England community of the early 19th century. I'll take you there on a virtual photo tour.

Worcester, MA - An environmental museum with a focus on wildlife. Also home to a 59-acre park and zoo and a planetarium.

Magic Wings
The 4,000-square-foot Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens at Magic Wings in South Deerfield, Massachusetts, is home to about 2,000 butterflies from all over the world. Magic Wings is open daily year-round.

Old Greenfield Village
Old Greenfield Village recreates life in a New England town as it was in 1895.

Volleyball Hall of Fame
Holyoke, Massachusetts, is the birthplace of volleyball, and it's also home to the Volleyball Hall of Fame.

Worcester Art Museum
Worcester, MA - In addition to showcasing 50 centuries of art, the museum even has a 13th century French chapel rebuilt there stone by stone!

Bright Nights at Forest Park
Bright Nights at Forest Park in Springfield, Massachusetts, is New England's most enduring drive-through holiday light display.

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