The City of West Roxbury, MA
West Roxbury is a small town in the state of Massachusetts. The largest nearby city to West Roxbury is Boston, approximately 13 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near West Roxbury, including Corrib Pub & Restaurant, Dino's Pizza & Subs, Hunan Pagoda, New Baker Street Market Deli and Deno's Pizza & Subs. For a larger selection of West Roxbury restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby West Roxbury Museums, Golf Courses, Botanical Gardens, Arenas and/or Zoos, including the George Wright Golf Course, Arnold Arboretum, Putterham Meadows Golf Club, Museum of Bad Art and Fairbanks House (Dedham Massachusetts). For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of West Roxbury please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near West Roxbury:
- Boston Logan Intl. Airport (BOS)
- Nashua Municipal Airport (ASH)
West Roxbury, Massachusetts Climate and WeatherIn the month of September, West Roxbury experiences an average high temperature of 71 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in September are usually about 53 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.13 inches. The seasonal climate varies in West Roxbury with daytime temperatures averaging 77 degrees in the summer, and 36 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect West Roxbury to receive an average of 4.47 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.98 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 101 degrees in the summer and as low as -21 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to West Roxbury should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 59 degrees, and nighttime lows of 41.
West Roxbury, 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.
9Alden House Historic Site - Duxbury,
John and Priscilla Alden Family Sites is a National Historic Landmark consisting of two properties in Duxbury, Massachusetts.
West Roxbury, Massachusetts Hotels
2Holiday Inn Boston - Dedham Hotel & Conference Center
55 Ariadne Rd
Dedham, MA 02026
6Best Western University Hotel-boston/brighton
1650 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02135
7Envision Hotel Boston, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member
81 S Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02130
West Roxbury, Massachusetts Restaurants
This is a list of West Roxbury Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
West Roxbury Articles
Published September 23, 2012
Boston Massachusetts is a diverse city with fantastic attractions, and this article lists the best 5 attractions for families from museums to aquariums, zoos and more.
Published December 14, 2011
Celebrate New Year in Boston, watch fireworks illuminate the harbor and city and taste the delights of the season New England style
Published October 5, 2010
Things to do and see in Boston including Museums like the Isabelle Stewart Gardener and Boston Science Museum, Historic sights like Chinatown, John Hancock Tower, USS Constitution in Boston Harbor and Harvard Square, Restaurants and more!
Published October 1, 2010
Boston is a perfect city to take your kids on an urban adventure. From the Back Bay and Charles River to colonial North End and everything between, enjoy the many historic sights, public gardens, restarants and more.
Published August 11, 2010
From towering skyscrapers to narrow historic streets, every nook and cranny of the city of Boston seems to hold something special and significant. History is literally everywhere, not just in the dreaded confines of museums.