The City of Acushnet, MA
Acushnet is a small town in the state of Massachusetts. The largest nearby city to Acushnet is Brockton, approximately 27 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Acushnet, including Dunkin Donuts, G & S Pizza, Country Whip Ice Cream, Ponderosa Sportsman's Club and Christine's. For a larger selection of Acushnet restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Acushnet Golf Courses, Museums and/or Zoos, including the New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, Long Plain Friends Meetinghouse, Acushnet River Valley Golf Course and Rochester Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Acushnet please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Acushnet:
- Newport State Airport (NPT)
- Vineyard Haven Martha's Vineyard Airport (MVY)
Acushnet, Massachusetts Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Acushnet experiences an average high temperature of 63 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 46 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.97 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Acushnet with daytime temperatures averaging 80 degrees in the summer, and 39 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Acushnet to receive an average of 4.49 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.99 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 107 degrees in the summer and as low as -8 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Acushnet should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 60 degrees, and nighttime lows of 43.
Acushnet, Massachusetts Attractions
1Benjamin Nye Homestead - East Sandwich,
Benjamin Nye Homestead is a historic house museum at 85 Old County Road in Sandwich, Massachusetts. The home features 18th century furnishings, and is open for tours from June through October.
2Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum - , Bristol,
The Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum is an arboretum of 13 hectares, located at 101 Ferry Road, Bristol, Rhode Island, mid-way between Newport and Providence, Rhode Island, on Bristol Harbor with views over Narragansett Bay. It includes a mansion, with a 4 hectares lawn and over 300 species of woody plants in its arboretum and gardens, including both native and exotic species.
3Boyd's Wind Grist Mill - , Middletown,
Boyd's Windmill, which is also referred to as Boyd's Wind Grist Mill, built in 1810, is a historic smock mill in Middletown, Rhode Island.
4Bradford House (Kingston, Massachusetts) - Kingston,
Bradford House is an historic house at 50 Landing Road in Kingston, Massachusetts. The Jones River Village Historical Society is located in the house, known as the Major John Bradford Homestead.
5Braintree Municipal Golf Course - Braintree,
The Braintree Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Norfolk County Massachusetts. Built in 1945, this Braintree course is open apr 1 to dec 1. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 781-843-6513. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 101 Jefferson St, Braintree, MA 2184
6Bristol Golf Club - , Bristol,
The Bristol Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Bristol County Rhode Island. is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 401-253-9844. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 95 Tupelo St, Bristol, RI 2809
7Bristol Historical and Preservation Society Museum and Library - , Bristol,
Bristol County Jail is an historic jail at 48 Court Street in Bristol, Rhode Island and home to the Bristol Historical and Preservation Society.
8Brookmeadow Country Club - Canton,
The Brookmeadow Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Norfolk County Massachusetts. Built in 1967, this Canton course designed by Frank Simoni is open mar 1 to nov 30. Tee times are accepted up to 5 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 781-828-4444. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 100 Everendon Rd, Canton, MA 2021
9Brookside Golf Club, The - , Bourne,
The Brookside Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Barnstable County Massachusetts. Built in 1997, this Bourne course designed by Dr. Michael Hurdzan is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 508-743-4653. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 1 Brigadoon Rd, Bourne, MA 2532
Acushnet, Massachusetts Hotels
6Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott New Bedford
185 Macarthur Drive
New Bedford, MA 02740
9Residence Inn By Marriott New Bedford Dartmouth
181 Faunce Corner Rd
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
Acushnet, Massachusetts Restaurants
This is a list of Acushnet Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Fast Foods & Carry Out, Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants and Seafood. Happy Dining!
Published February 16, 2011
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