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The Outdoor Discovery Park In Massachusetts That’s Perfect For A Family Day Trip

There’s nothing like getting out into the fresh air with your family. It’s a great chance to bond and make memories, and adding in a bit of learning never hurt. Luckily, this spot in Massachusetts delivers all that and more.

Great Falls Discovery Center in Turners Falls is an amazing indoor and outdoor park that combines educational activities with honestly awesome fun stuff to do. Read on to learn more about this cool spot.

The park also sits at one end of an easy self-guided tour of the town of Turners Falls. You can walk or bike along the riverside path and learn all about this charming community with its distinctive geology and unique architectural features. This path also leads to Barton’s Cove picnic area, where you can watch eagles fly overhead.

Great Falls Discovery Center is currently open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday. Admission to the center is totally free, and the park frequently hosts both free and fee-based programs for all ages. You can find this awesome spot at 2 Avenue A, Turners Falls.

If you’re looking for more day trip inspiration, check out these 11 places you absolutely must visit in Massachusetts this spring.

Sophia
Massachusetts native. Freelance writer and strawberry eater. Get in touch: smitrokostas@onlyinyourstate.com.