Somerville Vacation Packages
Many of Boston’s highlights are within easy driving distance of Somerville, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. The Harvard Museum of Natural History and the Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments are two of the popular places to discover here. Two more worthwhile attractions you’ll find nearby Somerville are the Powder House Square and the Somerville Theatre.
Harvard Square, no doubt one of Boston’s best known icons is only 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
Pay a visit to the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Common and Copley Place in the city center of Boston.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a unique vacation destination. Join a tour, admire the architecture or simply enjoy the fascinating artworks at MIT Museum in Cambridge, the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology and Somerville Museum. Head to the Harvard University Art Museums in Cambridge, to get your fill of art.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. If you're in need of a green urban park don’t miss Royall Park in Medford. Grab your camera and explore the ecological preserves for which this area is so renowned, such as the Prospect Hill Park.
To shop for local fashion or enjoy a light meal, set out to visit Cambridgeside Galleria.
Watch the Boston Celtics go head to head with rival teams on their home ground, TD Garden. True sports nuts also have the chance to tour the locker rooms and visit the VIP boxes of TD Garden by taking a behind the scenes tour.
After spending the day exploring the delights of Somerville, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. For a good night’s sleep it’s hard to go past the Le Meridien Cambridge-MIT, the Hotel Marlowe, a Kimpton Hotel, Cambridge, and the Charles Hotel, Cambridge.