Before or after a trip to Tower Hill Botanic Garden, located at 11 French Drive in Boylston, Mass., here are some nearby destinations to visit as well.
WACHUSETT MOUNTAIN STATE RESERVATION
345 Mountain Rd, Princeton, MA 978.464.2987
The 3,000-acre Wachusett Mountain State Reservation offers a wealth of recreational resources.
WEST BOYLSTON CINEMAS
101 W. Boylston Street, West Boylston, MA 508.835.8888
Provides first and second run movies.
EAGLE LAKE WILDLIFE SANCTUARY
Causeway Street, Holden, MA 978.464.2712
Eagle Lake supports a wealth of wildlife.
PHILBIN MEMORIAL PARK (THE ACRE)
Corner of Berlin & Wilson Streets, Clinton, MA 978.365.4140
The park includes many features that are a favorite to local children, including a splash pad.
145 Redstone Hill Rd, Sterling, MA 978.422.6666
Family destination for petting zoo and more. Only adults with a child under 12 are admitted.
222 Harrington Way, Worcester, MA 508-929-2700
A unique kid-friendly indoor-outdoor museum.
ROTA SPRING FARM
117 Chace Hill Rd, Sterling, MA 978.365.9710
A family fun place offering home made ice cream.
WORCESTER ART MUSEUM
55 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 508-799-4406
World-renowned for its 35,000-piece collection of paintings, sculpture, photography and more.