Guidebook for Norton

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Robert And Nancy

Guidebook for Norton

Entertainment & Activities
Still know to the locals as Great Woods is an open amphitheater that host great summer and early fall concerts and events.
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The Xfinity Center
885 S Main St
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Still know to the locals as Great Woods is an open amphitheater that host great summer and early fall concerts and events.
A PGA golf course. During Labor Day weekend the country club hosts the Dell Technologies Championship Golf Tournament.
TPC Boston
400 Arnold Palmer Blvd
A PGA golf course. During Labor Day weekend the country club hosts the Dell Technologies Championship Golf Tournament.
Aug. 31 to Oct. 20, 2019 Renaissance Faire. It recreates a 16th-century marketplace, including handmade crafts, food, musicians, singers & dancers, minstrels, mimes, jugglers, and magicians.
King Richard's Faire
235 Main St
Aug. 31 to Oct. 20, 2019 Renaissance Faire. It recreates a 16th-century marketplace, including handmade crafts, food, musicians, singers & dancers, minstrels, mimes, jugglers, and magicians.
Gillette Stadium offers football (Patriots), soccer (Revolution) and summer concerts. Surrounded by Patriot Place for shopping and restaurants.
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Gillette Stadium
1 Patriot Place
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Gillette Stadium offers football (Patriots), soccer (Revolution) and summer concerts. Surrounded by Patriot Place for shopping and restaurants.
Winslow Farm is a non-profit charitable organization devoted to the rescue and care of abandoned and mistreated animals. See website for hours, events and information. www.winslowfarm.com
Winslow Farm Animal Sanctuary
37 Eddy Street
Winslow Farm is a non-profit charitable organization devoted to the rescue and care of abandoned and mistreated animals. See website for hours, events and information. www.winslowfarm.com
Land preserved in Easton for the purpose of educating in our rural history and heritage. Properties of the NRT are Sheep Pasture-land with trails and farm animals. Beaver Brook Woods & Packard Farm
Natural Resources Trust
307 Main Street
Land preserved in Easton for the purpose of educating in our rural history and heritage. Properties of the NRT are Sheep Pasture-land with trails and farm animals. Beaver Brook Woods & Packard Farm
**WINTER FUN Local fun skiing right outside of Boston. Offers rentals, lessons, inexpensive lift tickets, and terrain park. Short drive and great alternative to going up north.
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Blue Hills Ski Area
4001 Washington Street
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**WINTER FUN Local fun skiing right outside of Boston. Offers rentals, lessons, inexpensive lift tickets, and terrain park. Short drive and great alternative to going up north.
A guided kayak tour of the Norton Reservoir. Great for beginners as they offer instruction. A peaceful and serene place to bird watch, enjoy nature, or just appreciate the outdoors. Summers only.
Norton Kayak Company
237 Mansfield Ave
A guided kayak tour of the Norton Reservoir. Great for beginners as they offer instruction. A peaceful and serene place to bird watch, enjoy nature, or just appreciate the outdoors. Summers only.
Rides, attractions, shows and home to Thomas the Tank Engine at Thomas Land. Fun place to spend the day with kids.
Edaville Railroad
Rides, attractions, shows and home to Thomas the Tank Engine at Thomas Land. Fun place to spend the day with kids.
Located at the Irish Cultural Center, it is an adventure park that includes outdoor activities. The park has platforms are connected by different types of bridges. Builds strength and endurance. Fun outdoor activity and great for families.
TreeTop Adventures
200 New Boston Dr
Located at the Irish Cultural Center, it is an adventure park that includes outdoor activities. The park has platforms are connected by different types of bridges. Builds strength and endurance. Fun outdoor activity and great for families.
Shopping
Smaller open air plaza for shopping and great restaurants. Stores include Christmas Tree Shop, Victoria Secret, Bath and Body Works, Pro Bass Shop, and Life is Good. Dine at Davios and CBS Scene.
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Patriot Place
2 Patriot Place
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Smaller open air plaza for shopping and great restaurants. Stores include Christmas Tree Shop, Victoria Secret, Bath and Body Works, Pro Bass Shop, and Life is Good. Dine at Davios and CBS Scene.
An open air premium outlet shopping plaza. A wide variation of stores including Banana Republic, Ralph Lauren, Gap, Columbia, J.Crew, Talbots, Timberland, and DKNY. Also a food court.
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Wrentham Village Premium Outlets
Outlet Boulevard
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An open air premium outlet shopping plaza. A wide variation of stores including Banana Republic, Ralph Lauren, Gap, Columbia, J.Crew, Talbots, Timberland, and DKNY. Also a food court.
Stores and restaurants in a nice outdoor, pedestrian friendly area. Stores include LL Bean, The Loft, American Eagle, and Yankee Candle. Restaurants include Cosi, Bertucci's and b. good.
Mansfield Crossing
280 School Street
Stores and restaurants in a nice outdoor, pedestrian friendly area. Stores include LL Bean, The Loft, American Eagle, and Yankee Candle. Restaurants include Cosi, Bertucci's and b. good.
Unique store located in Easton. Antiques, gifts, fresh eggs and honey. Great place to browse around.
The Farmer's Wife
539 Bay Rd
Unique store located in Easton. Antiques, gifts, fresh eggs and honey. Great place to browse around.
Food, clothes and a Starbucks inside. This local Target has almost everything you may have forgotten or need. Just 2 miles away in the same plaza as Hannafords Supermarket
Target
41 Robert Dr
Food, clothes and a Starbucks inside. This local Target has almost everything you may have forgotten or need. Just 2 miles away in the same plaza as Hannafords Supermarket
Trader Joe's
350 Patriot Place
Getting Around
From Mansfield you can take trains to Boston and Providence. Part of the Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority, you purchase a Charlie Pass.
Mansfield
1 Crocker St
From Mansfield you can take trains to Boston and Providence. Part of the Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority, you purchase a Charlie Pass.
This is a local bus covering the Attleboro/ Taunton/ Norton area. Check out their website for stops and fares.
Greater Attleboro Taunton Regional Transit Authority
This is a local bus covering the Attleboro/ Taunton/ Norton area. Check out their website for stops and fares.
The Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority also known as the "T". This is the subway into Boston. The Quincy Adams station is located on the town line of Braintree and Quincy. Pay to park, get a Charlie Pass and you can get around Boston without driving into the city.
Quincy Adams Station
The Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority also known as the "T". This is the subway into Boston. The Quincy Adams station is located on the town line of Braintree and Quincy. Pay to park, get a Charlie Pass and you can get around Boston without driving into the city.
Everything Else
Private liberal arts college. One of the oldest colleges of higher education for women, it became co-educational in 1988.
Wheaton College
26 East Main Street
Private liberal arts college. One of the oldest colleges of higher education for women, it became co-educational in 1988.
Private co-educational Catholic liberal arts college in beautiful North Easton. Original estate of the Ames family.
Stonehill College
320 Washington Street
Private co-educational Catholic liberal arts college in beautiful North Easton. Original estate of the Ames family.
A public liberal arts university located in Bridgewater. One of the oldest public colleges in MA with programs devoted to "teacher education" and Aviation Science.
Bridgewater State University
131 Summer Street
A public liberal arts university located in Bridgewater. One of the oldest public colleges in MA with programs devoted to "teacher education" and Aviation Science.
Beautiful scenic views with 125 miles of trails. This area is for the nature lover. Home to the Blue Hills Trail side Museum which has natural history museum and outdoor wildlife exhibits.
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Blue Hills Reservation
695 Hillside Street
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Beautiful scenic views with 125 miles of trails. This area is for the nature lover. Home to the Blue Hills Trail side Museum which has natural history museum and outdoor wildlife exhibits.
Sightseeing
Historical Ames Mansion. Lots of trails and woods to walk. Very peaceful area. Locally known for the filming of Shutter Island, Mermaids and the new Ghostbuster's movies.
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Borderland State Park
259 Massapoag Ave
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Historical Ames Mansion. Lots of trails and woods to walk. Very peaceful area. Locally known for the filming of Shutter Island, Mermaids and the new Ghostbuster's movies.
Beautiful area to watch boats and picnic. Trails for biking and walking along the water.
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Canal du cap Cod
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Beautiful area to watch boats and picnic. Trails for biking and walking along the water.
Wonderful historic city to tour. Home to Brown University, Rhode Island School of Design and Johnson and Wales University. Great restaurants and shops. Check out Waterfire.
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Providence
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Wonderful historic city to tour. Home to Brown University, Rhode Island School of Design and Johnson and Wales University. Great restaurants and shops. Check out Waterfire.
Capital of MA that is full of history. Great places to visit are Faneuil Hall, Bunker Hill, Fenway Park, Boston Common as well as Harvard Sq. Duck Boat Tours and walk along Newbury St are fun.
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Boston
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Capital of MA that is full of history. Great places to visit are Faneuil Hall, Bunker Hill, Fenway Park, Boston Common as well as Harvard Sq. Duck Boat Tours and walk along Newbury St are fun.
Mansions, sea views, bridges, shopping, boats, restaurants....Newport has it all.
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Newport
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Mansions, sea views, bridges, shopping, boats, restaurants....Newport has it all.
Arts & Culture
Museum dedicated to the local history of golf. Also is the offices of the Scholarship Fund and LPGA. On the grounds of the TPC Boston Golf Course.
Francis Ouimet Scholarship Fund
300 Arnold Palmer Blvd
Museum dedicated to the local history of golf. Also is the offices of the Scholarship Fund and LPGA. On the grounds of the TPC Boston Golf Course.
Religious retreat and conference center. Well known for the beautiful Christmas lights display. See their calendar of events. http://www.lasalette-shrine.org/index.php/events-calendar/month.calendar
La Salette Shrine
947 Park St
Religious retreat and conference center. Well known for the beautiful Christmas lights display. See their calendar of events. http://www.lasalette-shrine.org/index.php/events-calendar/month.calendar
Amazing historical properties on the ocean in charming Newport, RI. Anyone who appreciate history and architecture this has it all in a small seaport town. Enjoy the shops/restaurants on Thames St
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The Preservation Society of Newport County
424 Bellevue Avenue
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Amazing historical properties on the ocean in charming Newport, RI. Anyone who appreciate history and architecture this has it all in a small seaport town. Enjoy the shops/restaurants on Thames St
At historic Falk's Market it is owned by the author of The Wimpy Kid, Jeff Kinney. A old market building is now a place to shop, eat, and meet interesting authors. Check out their upcoming events.
111 South St
111 South St
At historic Falk's Market it is owned by the author of The Wimpy Kid, Jeff Kinney. A old market building is now a place to shop, eat, and meet interesting authors. Check out their upcoming events.
Fun for history buffs. Legend has it that Metacomet, the Wampanoag sachem, is believed to have hidden there before the end of King Phillip War
King Philip's Cave
6 Stone Run Dr
Fun for history buffs. Legend has it that Metacomet, the Wampanoag sachem, is believed to have hidden there before the end of King Phillip War
Parks & Nature
Recreational hiking trail that lead through 34 towns-Duxbury to Newburyport. Locally it winds through Easton, Sharon, & W. Bridgewater http://baycircuit.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/BCTnobox1.pdf
Bay Circuit Trail
Recreational hiking trail that lead through 34 towns-Duxbury to Newburyport. Locally it winds through Easton, Sharon, & W. Bridgewater http://baycircuit.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/BCTnobox1.pdf
Short and scenic walk in nature and around cranberry bogs at Patriot Place. Some peace and quiet among the busy shopping and entertainment. Great walk for the inexperienced hiker or children.
The Nature Trail and Cranberry Bog
252 Patriot Pl
Short and scenic walk in nature and around cranberry bogs at Patriot Place. Some peace and quiet among the busy shopping and entertainment. Great walk for the inexperienced hiker or children.