CITY : New Bedford

New Bedford, MA

New Bedford, Massachusetts is located in Bristol County and is approximately 59 miles south of downtown Boston.

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New Bedford, Massachusetts is located in Bristol County and is approximately 59 miles south of downtown Boston. Tak a visit to an iconic Historical Site Fort Rodman. Witness thrilling reenactments of camp life, military drills, weapon presentations and much much more. Take a walk through the Military Museum, and you will see artifacts from every major American War. The Fort also offers Seasonal Living History Programs, check the calendar for upcoming events. 

Have a fun-filled day with friend and family at the famous Buttonwood Park Zoo. The Zoo is the oldest continuously operating zoo in Massachusetts. Located on ten-acres in Buttonwood Park and home to over 200 animals and species from around the world featuring black bears, cougars, and two Asian elephants. 

Take the kids to New Bedford Fire Museum. They will have a blast here checking out the various firefighting equipment and memorabilia. Try on old uniforms and slide down the pole and climb aboard the old fire engines. 


  • Buttonwood Park Zoo
  • Fort Phoenix
  • Fort Taber Park
  • New Bedford Fire Museum
  • New Bedford Museum of Glass
  • New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
  • Oceans 18
  • Bristol Community College
  • Colonial Air Inc
  • Fisher College
  • UMass Dartmouth Workers' Education Program
  • Fort Rodman
  • J.A.Parker Mansion
  • New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
  • Rotch-Jones-Duff House
  • St. Luke's Hospital
  • New Bedford Regional Airport
  • US Coast Guard
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