The City of Fairhaven, MA
Fairhaven is a small town in the state of Massachusetts. The largest nearby city to Fairhaven is Brockton, approximately 32 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Fairhaven, including Applebee's Neighborhood Bar & Grill, Fairhaven House of Pizza, Hampton Inn New Bedford/Fairhaven, Subway and D'Angelo Sandwich Shops. For a larger selection of Fairhaven restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Fairhaven Museums, Golf Courses and/or Zoos, including the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, Schooner Ernestina, New Bedford Fire Museum, Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum and New Bedford Whaling Museum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Fairhaven please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Fairhaven:
- Newport State Airport (NPT)
- Vineyard Haven Martha's Vineyard Airport (MVY)
Fairhaven, Massachusetts Attractions
11749 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, .
2Acushnet 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
3Alden House Historic Site - Duxbury,
John and Priscilla Alden Family Sites is a National Historic Landmark consisting of two properties in Duxbury, Massachusetts.
4Art 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.
5Artillery 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.
6Battleship 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.
7Beechwood Mansion - , Newport,
Beechwood is a Gilded Age estate located on Bellevue Avenue in Newport, Rhode Island.
8Belcourt Castle - , Newport,
Belcourt Castle is the former summer cottage of Oliver Hazard Perry Belmont, located on Bellevue Avenue in Newport, Rhode Island. Begun in 1891 and completed in 1894, it was intended to be used for only six to eight weeks of the year. Designed in a multitude of European styles and periods, Belcourt was designed with heavy emphasis on French Renaissance and Gothic decor, with further borrowings from German, English and Italian design.
9Benjamin 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.
10Blithewold 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.
Fairhaven, Massachusetts Hotels
5Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott New Bedford
185 Macarthur Drive
New Bedford, MA 02740
8Residence Inn By Marriott New Bedford Dartmouth
181 Faunce Corner Rd
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
Fairhaven, Massachusetts Restaurants
This is a list of Fairhaven Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Bar & Grill Restaurants, Fast Foods & Carry Out and Chinese Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Published February 16, 2011
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