The City of Springfield, MA
Springfield is a popular city in the state of Massachusetts with a total of 155,580 residents living there. Springfield is ranked as the third most populated city in Massachusetts and the 138th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Hampden County. The largest nearby city to Springfield is Hartford, approximately 27 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Springfield, including Bull's-eye Pizza, McDonald's Restaurant, Dr Deegans Restaurant, Fifties Diner and Dragon House Restaurant. For a larger selection of Springfield restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Springfield Golf Courses, Museums and/or Arenas, including the Wistariahurst, Chicopee Country Club, The Quadrangle, Volleyball Hall of Fame and Springfield Armory National Historic Site. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Springfield please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Springfield:
- Hartford - Brainard Airport (HFD)
- Hartford Bradley Intl. Airport (BDL)
- Springfield Westover Metropolitan Airport (CEF)
- Westfield Barnes Municipal Airport (BAF)
Springfield, Massachusetts Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Springfield experiences an average high temperature of 36 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 18 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.2 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Springfield with daytime temperatures averaging 82 degrees in the summer, and 38 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Springfield to receive an average of 3.33 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.53 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 Springfield should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 63 degrees, and nighttime lows of 41.
Springfield, Massachusetts Attractions
1Agawam Municipal Golf Course - Feeding Hills,
The Agawam Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Hampden County Massachusetts. Built in 1944, this Feeding Hills course designed by Richard Leao is open apr 1 to nov 30. For tee time information call the pro shop at 413-786-2194. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 128 S. Wick St, Feeding Hills, MA 1030
2Airways Golf Course & Country Club - , West Suffield,
The Airways Golf Course & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Hartford County Connecticut. Built in 1977, this West Suffield course designed by Geoffrey Cornish is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1070 S Grand St, West Suffield, CT 6093
3American Clock & Watch Museum - , Bristol,
The American Clock & Watch Museum, located in Bristol, Connecticut, is one of a very few museums in the US dedicated solely to horology, which is the history, science and art of timekeeping and timekeepers. Located in the heart of historic center of American clockmaking ACWM is the worlds preeminent horological museum in the area of American clocks, primarily industrial made clocks of the 18th and early 20th century.
4Amherst College Museum of Natural History - Amherst,
The Amherst College Museum of Natural History is associated with and on the campus of Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts. It showcases fossils and minerals collected locally and abroad, many by past and present students and professors. It is located in the Earth Sciences and Natural History building, completed in 2006. It is a member of Museums10.
5Anderson's Glen Course at Blackledge Country Club - , Hebron,
The Anderson's Glen Course at Blackledge Country Club is a 36 hole public golf course in Tolland County Connecticut. Built in 1995, this Hebron course designed by G. Cornish, B. Silva & M. Mungeam is open mar 1 to dec 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 860-228-0250. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 180 W St, Hebron, CT 6248
6Basketball Hall of Fame - Springfield,
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, located in Springfield, Massachusetts, honors exceptional basketball players, coaches, referees, executives, and other major contributors to the game.
7Beaver Brook Golf Club - Haydenville,
The Beaver Brook Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Hampshire County Massachusetts. Built in 1960, this Haydenville course is open apr 15 to nov 30. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 413-268-7229. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 101 Main St, Haydenville, MA 1039
8Berkshire East Ski Resort - Charlemont,
Berkshire East Ski Resort is a medium sized alpine ski area located on Mount Institute in Charlemont and Hawley, Massachusetts.
9Bisbee Mill - Chesterfield,
Bisbee Mill is a historic mill at 66 East Street in Chesterfield, Massachusetts.
10Blandford Ski Area - Blandford,
Blandford Ski Area is a ski area located in Blandford, Massachusetts and is operated by the Springfield Ski Club. Blandford Ski Area has been owned by the Springfield Ski Club since 1936. This is the oldest, continuously operating club-owned ski area in North America. It has 23 trails served by 3 double chairlifts, a surface tow, and a magic carpet lift. The mountain has 80% snow-making, 11 night skiing trails, and two terrain parks.
Springfield, Massachusetts Hotels
1Motel 6 Springfield Chicopee
36 Burnett Road I-291 At Johnny Cake Hollow Road
Springfield, Massachusetts Restaurants
This is a list of Springfield Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
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