12 Places Where You Can Still Experience Old Massachusetts

While many people only see the touristy bits of Massachusetts when they visit, there’s an entire side of Massachusetts that most visitors never see. Old Massachusetts is full of simple but enchanting spots that represent our state’s history and the places where generations of Bay Staters have made memories. Here are a few spots that still have that old Massachusetts feel.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What do you consider old Massachusetts? Do you have any favorite classic spots? Let us know in the comments! For authentic Massachusetts intel, check out our list of some of the best mom and pop restaurants in the state here.