The City of Brockton, MA
Brockton is a popular city in the state of Massachusetts with a total of 93,527 residents living there. Brockton is ranked as the sixth most populated city in Massachusetts and the 279th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Plymouth County. The largest nearby city to Brockton is Boston, approximately 25 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Brockton, including Bickford's Family Restaurant, D'Angelo Sandwich Shops - Brockton, Subway, Legion Park Pizza and Colonial Spa. For a larger selection of Brockton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Brockton Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the White Pines Golf Course, D. W. Field Golf Course, Children's Museum in Easton, River Bend Country Club and Strawberry Valley Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Brockton please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Brockton:
- Boston Logan Intl. Airport (BOS)
- Providence T.F. Green Airport (PVD)
Brockton, Massachusetts Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Brockton experiences an average high temperature of 42 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 23 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.37 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Brockton with daytime temperatures averaging 79 degrees in the summer, and 40 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Brockton to receive an average of 4.06 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.97 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as -18 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Brockton 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 39.
Brockton, 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, .
3Abbot Hall (Marblehead, Massachusetts) - Marblehead,
Abbot Hall is a town hall and historical museum located at 188 Washington Street, Marblehead, Massachusetts. It is open year-round, though with restricted hours in the colder months.
4Abbotsford (Boston, Massachusetts) - , Roxbury,
Abbotsford, now the Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Artists, is a historic house at 300 Walnut Avenue in Boston, . The museum is dedicated to black visual arts heritage worldwide, and presents historical and contemporary exhibitions in many media, including painting, sculpture, graphics, photography and decorative arts. The museum is operated by the National Center of Afro-American Artists.
5Abiel Smith School - Boston,
Abiel Smith School, founded in 1835, is a school located at 46 Joy Street in Boston, Massachusetts, adjacent to the African Meeting House. It is named for Abiel Smith, a white philanthropist who left money in his will to the city of Boston for the education of black children. The city constructed the school building with Smith’s legacy. In 1835, all black children in Boston were assigned to the Smith school, which replaced the basement school in the African Meeting House.
6Acushnet 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
7Adams 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.
8African Meeting House - Boston,
The African Meeting House, which is also referred to as First African Baptist Church or Belknap Street Church, was built in 1806 and is now the oldest black church edifice still standing in the US. It is located in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts adjacent to the African American Abiel Smith School. It is a National Historic Landmark.
9Agganis Arena - Boston University - Boston,
Agganis Arena is a 7,200-seat multi-purpose arena in Boston, Massachusetts.
Brockton, Massachusetts Hotels
Brockton, Massachusetts Restaurants
This is a list of Brockton Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
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