Booking a Hotel in Duxbury, MA

Located in Boston’s south shore, Duxbury, Massachusetts is a lovely town rich in history. A picturesque city, Duxbury is a great place to use as a home base while visiting New England.

Settled in the early 17th century, Duxbury was one of the first colonies and located just outside of Plymouth. Its founders, including Myles Standish and William Brewster can still be visited today at the Old Burying Ground. The site of many anti-British demonstrations, there are plenty of American Revolution places to visit within Duxbury.  

With its location on the south shore, and adjacent to Cape Cod, Duxbury is home to beaches, whale watching, and the opportunity for deep sea fishing. If history is more your speed, Duxbury is full of experiences to take part in.

With museums, plenty of outdoor activities, and historic sites, Duxbury will be sure to make you enjoy all of what New England offers.


Top Things to Do in Duxbury, MA

  • Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
  • Duxbury Beach Park
  • Duxbury Pier Lighthouse
  • K1 Speed
  • Myles Standish State Park
  • New England Aquarium
  • Pilgrim Memorial State Park
  • Snug Harbor Landscape
  • Wildlands Trust - Cow Tent Hill Preserve

Colleges & Universities Near Duxbury, MA

  • Bay State College Taunton
  • Bridgewater State University
  • Bristol Community College
  • Brockton Hospital School of Nursing
  • Curry College
  • Fisher College
  • Massasoit Community College
  • Quincy College at Plymouth
  • Roxbury Community College
  • Stonehill College
  • Wheaton College

Historical Sites Near Duxbury, MA

  • Adams National Historical Park
  • Alden House Museum
  • Boston National Historical Park
  • Duxbury Rural and Historical Society
  • Gershom Bradford House
  • Harlow Old Fort House
  • Historic New England Quincy House
  • Lawson Tower
  • Major John Bradford House
  • O'Neil Farm
  • Old Shipbuilders Historic District
  • Plimoth Plantation
  • Winslow House

Hospitals Near Duxbury, MA

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Plymouth
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Morton Hospital

Airports Near Duxbury, MA

  • Boston Logan International Airport

Military Bases Near Duxbury, MA

  • Hanscom Air Force Base
  • US Coast Guard Base Boston
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