The City of Needham, MA
Needham is a small town in the state of Massachusetts. The largest nearby city to Needham is Boston, approximately 14 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Needham, including Canelli's Market, Indigo Restaurant, Baithong Thai Restaurant, Bertucci's Brick Oven Pizzeria and Dunkin' Donuts. For a larger selection of Needham restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Needham Botanical Gardens, Golf Courses, Museums and/or Arenas, including the Putterham Meadows Golf Club, Martin Memorial Golf Course, Elm Bank Horticulture Center, Benjamin Caryl House and Museum of Bad Art. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Needham please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Needham:
- Boston Logan Intl. Airport (BOS)
- Nashua Municipal Airport (ASH)
Needham, Massachusetts Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Needham experiences an average high temperature of 41 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 23 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.19 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Needham with daytime temperatures averaging 79 degrees in the summer, and 39 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Needham to receive an average of 3.96 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.83 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 -19 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Needham 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.
Needham, 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
2Abbot 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.
3Abbotsford (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.
4Abiel 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.
5Adams 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.
6Addison Gallery of American Art - Andover,
The Addison Gallery of American Art, as a department of Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, is an academic museum dedicated to collecting American art. The museum's purpose is to acquire, preserve, interpret, and exhibit works of art for the education and enjoyment of local, regional, national and international audiences, including the students, faculty, and community of Phillips Academy, and other students, teachers, scholars, and the general public.
7African 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.
8Agganis Arena - Boston University - Boston,
Agganis Arena is a 7,200-seat multi-purpose arena in Boston, Massachusetts.
9Armenian Library and Museum of America - Watertown,
Armenian Library and Museum of America, located in Watertown, Massachusetts, is an institution that has the largest collection of Armenian artifacts in North America.
10Arnold Arboretum - , Harvard University,
The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is an arboretum located in the Jamaica Plain and Roslindale sections of Boston, Massachusetts. It was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and is the second largest "link" in the Emerald Necklace.
Needham, Massachusetts Hotels
7Holiday Inn Boston - Dedham Hotel & Conference Center
55 Ariadne Rd
Dedham, MA 02026
Needham, Massachusetts Restaurants
This is a list of Needham Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Thai Restaurants, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops and Vietnamese Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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