The City of Assonet, MA
Assonet is a small town in the state of Massachusetts. The largest nearby city to Assonet is Providence, approximately 20 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Assonet, including Dunkin' Donuts, Kathy's Coffee Shop & Creamery, Assonet Inn, Country Side Package & Pizza - Pizza and Dunkin Donuts. For a larger selection of Assonet restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Assonet Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Lafayette-Durfee House, Battleship Cove, Lakeville Country Club, Poquoy Brook Golf Course and Heritage Hill Country Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Assonet please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Assonet:
- Newport State Airport (NPT)
- Providence T.F. Green Airport (PVD)
- Vineyard Haven Martha's Vineyard Airport (MVY)
Assonet, Massachusetts Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Assonet experiences an average high temperature of 63 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 40 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.93 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Assonet with daytime temperatures averaging 79 degrees in the summer, and 39 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Assonet to receive an average of 4.04 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.98 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 102 degrees in the summer and as low as -21 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Assonet should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 61 degrees, and nighttime lows of 40.
Assonet, Massachusetts Attractions
1#1 Course at Ponkapoag Golf Club - Canton,
The #1 Course at Ponkapoag Golf Club is a 36 hole public golf course in Norfolk County Massachusetts. Built in 1933, this Canton course designed by Donald Ross is open apr 1 to nov 15. For tee time information call the pro shop at 781-828-4242. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 2167 Washington St, Canton, MA 2021
21749 Court House and Museum - Plymouth,
Old County Courthouse is an historic court house on Leyden Street and Market Street in Plymouth, Massachusetts near Burial Hill and First Parish Church in Plymouth, .
3Acushnet River Valley Golf Course - Acushnet,
The Acushnet River Valley Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Bristol County Massachusetts. Built in 1998, this Acushnet course designed by Brian Silva is open apr 1 to dec 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 508-998-7777. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda short required.
Address: 685 Main St, Acushnet, MA 2743
4Adams National Historical Park - Quincy,
Adams National Historical Park, formerly Adams National Historic Site, in Quincy, Massachusetts, preserves the home of Presidents of the United States John Adams and John Quincy Adams, of U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, Charles Francis Adams, and of the writers and historians Henry Adams and Brooks Adams.
5Alden House Historic Site - Duxbury,
John and Priscilla Alden Family Sites is a National Historic Landmark consisting of two properties in Duxbury, Massachusetts.
6Art Complex Museum - Duxbury,
The Art Complex Museum, located in the historic town of Duxbury, Massachusetts, 33 miles south of Boston, serves as a regional arts center and houses the impressive collection of the Carl A. Weyerhaeuser family.
7Artillery Company of Newport - , Newport,
The Newport Artillery Company in Newport, Rhode Island was chartered in 1741 by King George II of Britain. The Company served in wars from the French and Indian War to the Spanish American War.
8Babcock Arboretum - , Eastern Nazarene College,
The Eastern Nazarene College is a Christian college of the liberal arts and sciences in Quincy, Massachusetts near Boston, in the New England region of the United States. Known for excellence in science and religion education and for a distinctive liberal arts core curriculum, its academic programs are primarily undergraduate with some professional graduate education offered. The residential campus, in Wollaston Park near Quincy Bay, is served by the Wollaston MBTA station, and was once the summer home of Boston mayor Josiah Quincy, Jr.
9Battleship Cove - Fall River,
Battleship Cove, located in Fall River, Massachusetts, is a nonprofit maritime museum and war memorial that traces its origins to the wartime crew of the World War II battleship USS Massachusetts. This dedicated veterans group was responsible for the donation of the decommissioned vessel from the Navy and its subsequent public display in Fall River, Massachusetts. Formally registered as the U.S.S. Massachusetts Memorial Committee, Inc.
10Beavertail Lighthouse Museum - , Jamestown,
Beavertail Lighthouse, built in 1749, was and still is the premier lighthouse in Rhode Island in the US, especially for entrance into Narragansett Bay. The 45-foot lighthouse lies on the southernmost point of Conanicut Island in the town of Jamestown, Rhode Island in Beavertail State Park. The light has been reconstructed multiple times since its erection, most recently after the Hurricane of 1938. Restoration projects have come and gone since.
Assonet, Massachusetts Hotels
9Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Middleboro Raynham
43 Harding St
Middleboro, MA 02346
Assonet, Massachusetts Restaurants
This is a list of Assonet Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
Published February 16, 2011
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