The Whistler House Museum offers visitors a unique and educational experience. The venue is a historic site, being the birthplace of James McNeill Whistler and built in 1823. Whistler is one of America’s best-known artists. Visitors will enjoy the museum’s permanent collection of art, with its emphasis 19th century America. The museum also sponsors several exhibitions during the year, featuring both historical and contemporary pieces, in its Parker Gallery. The museum is dedicated to increasing the community’s art awareness through various educational programs. An excursion to this attraction is an enjoyable experience for the entire family.
Great Brook Farm Stat
Great Brook Farm State Park offers something of a unique experience. The open countryside is beautiful with miles of trails spread throughout the park, enabling visitors to hike, walk, or even enjoy a bit of horseback riding. During the winter, visitors can add cross-country skiing to the list of activities available here. In addition to all of this, this venue is also working dairy farm. Not only are there plenty of cows around, but you are also able to take so-called educational "barn tours" of the facilities to see how the entire dairy process works.
When you are looking for a bit of family oriented entertainment or just want to hang out with some friends, you might want to head to Collins Bowladrome. Bowling is an activity that just about everyone enjoys and Tewksbury provides residents with a quality venue to do this. You can visit during an open bowling session to knock a few pins around or you can join a league for a more competitive environment. With plenty of refreshments on hand, you will find that few other attractions foster a sense of community more than bowling.