Many of Merrimack Valley’s attractions are located near to Methuen, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. The Mall at Rockingham Park and the Andover Country Club are just two of the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Also worth checking out are Penguin Park and the Canobie Lake Park.
Methuen has a number of cultural attractions within easy reach that make great places to visit. Find the treasures kept in the many museums here such as the Robert S. Peabody Museum in Andover. Experience one or two of the spectacular live shows at the Methuen Memorial Music Hall. The area is a dream destination for art lovers. Visit the Addison Gallery of American Art in Andover.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to enjoy the child-friendly attractions nearby. Experience a unique wildlife experience at the Andover Bird Sanctuary in Andover.
There’s no excuse not to work on your game. Visit the Crystal Lake Golf Club in Haverhill and the Atkinson Country Golf Course in Salem to enjoy the fastest greens, trickiest bunkers and friendliest clubhouse.
Immerse yourself in Methuen’s heartland at Edward A. LeLacheur Park, Lowell. This is home to Lowell Spinners baseball team in summer and the Umass Lowell River Hawks in spring. Enjoy a few post-match beers with local fans after the game in one of the nearby watering holes.
At the end of a busy day enjoying the charms of Methuen, get a good nights sleep at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The La Quinta Inn & Suites Andover, the La Quinta Inn & Suites Salem and the Red Roof Inn Salem are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.