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 February, Needham experiences an average high temperature of 39 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in February are usually about 20 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.45 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
1Babcock 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.
2Beebe Estate - Melrose,
The Beebe Estate, built in 1828, is a historic house at 235 W. Foster Street in Melrose, Massachusetts.
3Bellingham-Cary House - Chelsea,
Bellingham-Cary House is an historic house at 34 Parker Street in Chelsea, Massachusetts.
4Belmont Country Club - Belmont,
The Belmont Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Middlesex County Massachusetts. Built in 1908, this Belmont course designed by Donald Ross is open apr 1 to nov 30 - closed on mondays. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 181 Winter St, Belmont, MA 2478
5Benjamin Caryl House - Dover,
Benjamin Caryl House is a historic house at 107 Dedham Street in Dover, Massachusetts.
6Benjamin Thompson House-Count Rumford Birthplace - Woburn,
Benjamin Thompson House, which is also referred to as the Count Rumford Birthplace, located at 90 Elm Street, in the North Woburn area of Woburn, Massachusetts, is the birthplace of scientist and inventor Benjamin Thompson, who became Count Rumford of the Holy Roman Empire as well as Sir Benjamin Thompson of the United Kingdom. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1975.
7Berlin Country Club - Berlin,
The Berlin Country Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Worcester County Massachusetts. Built in 1957, this Berlin course is open mar 1 to dec 1. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 978-838-2733. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 25 Carr Rd, Berlin, MA 1503
8Blue Hills Ski Area - Canton,
Blue Hills Ski Area is that can be found on the western face of Great Blue Hill in Canton, Massachusetts. This land is part of the Blue Hills Reservation, a state park managed by the DCR.
9Boardman House (Saugus, Massachusetts) - Saugus,
The Boardman House, which is also referred to as the Scotch-Boardman House or the Bennett-Boardman House, is a historic house located at 17 Howard Street, Saugus, Massachusetts. It is a National Historic Landmark.
10Boston African American National Historic Site - Boston,
The Boston African American National Historic Site, in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts's Beacon Hill neighborhood, interprets 15 pre-Civil War structures relating to the history of Boston's 19th century African-American community, including the Museum of Afro-American History's African Meeting House, the oldest standing African-American church in the US.
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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