Many of Boston’s key attractions are located within easy reach of Westwood, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two of the most interesting places to see are the fabulous Museum of American Bird Art at Mass Audubon and the incredible Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate. Two other recommended attractions within a short distance of Westwood are the Blue Hills Ski Area and the Natick Historical Society and Museum.
Pay a visit to the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Common and Copley Place in the city center of Boston.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Boston, head to one of the many nearby green spaces. To discover the nearby wilderness set out to explore the Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary in Natick.
Spend an afternoon watching the Umass Minutemen take on the competition in their home stadium, the iconic Gillette Stadium, Foxboro. If your visiting Westwood with someone who lives and breathes sports, why not treat them to one of Gillette Stadium, Foxboro’s behind the scenes tours.
At the end of a long day enjoying Westwood, rest up at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. For a good night’s sleep check out the Hilton Boston/Dedham, the Sheraton Needham Hotel, and the popular Holiday Inn Boston - Dedham Hotel & Conference Center.