Area Attractions

*These attractions are serviced by Worcester CityBus on select evenings and weekends.

Worcester Art Museum* (1.95 miles from campus)
55 Salisbury Street
508.799.4406
The "WAM" has been a Worcester landmark since 1898.  Housing over 35,000 pieces of art from the past 5,000 years, the museum has something for everyone.
 
Higgins Armory (3.85 miles from campus)
100 Barber Avenue
508.853.6015
The only museum in the Western Hemisphere dedicated to the study and display of arms and armor; this is a true Worcester gem!
 
Ecotarium (4.58 miles from campus)
222 Harrington Way
508.929.2700
The Ecotarium is a unique indoor and outdoor museum that brings the magic of science and nature to life for children and adults.
 
Mass Audubon's Broad Meadow Brook Wildlife Sanctuary (6.17 miles from campus)
414 Massasoit Road
508.753.6087
The largest urban wildlife sanctuary in New England featuring over 400 acres with dozens of trails.  Visitors have the chance to hike or bike through the Sanctuary to experience the wonder of nature first hand.  
 
The Shoppes at Blackstone Valley* (9 miles from campus)
70 Worcester-Providence Turnpike
Millbury, MA
617.232.8900
The Shoppes at Blackstone Valley, located just off Route 146, is Central Massachusetts' largest open-air shopping center.  Home to over 50 retailers and restaurants including Gap, Old Navy, Target, Kohl's, Best Buy, Red Robin and Coldstone Creamery, Blackstone Valley also features Regal Cinema's.
 
Solomon Pond Mall* (15.03 miles from campus)
601 Donald Lynch Boulevard
Marlborough, MA
508.303.6255
This is the largest of three malls in the Worcester area and features shopping choices from Macy's to Sketchers to Forever 21.  Solomon Pond Mall also contains a Regal Cinema's, T.G.I. Friday's and Bertucci's.  Also located on Donald Lynch Boulevard are Target, Borders and Olive Garden.