Local Attractions

Easy access to the best of Boston, Providence and Cape Cod

It just doesn’t get any easier! Just minutes from Routes 128, 95 and 93, the Four Points by Sheraton Norwood is an simple drive to Logan and T.F. Green airports, as well as 128 and downtown Boston Amtrak train stations. We’re also centrally located allowing your guests to enjoy a wide variety of New England’s most popular attractions. Click here for attractions and links. Or feel free to call us at 781-769-7900 to help with your local planning.

Links to Boston Area Attractions

  • Citysearch Boston
    This is another Boston site that includes descriptions of various clubs, musical performances, and lists of dining opportunities from every cuisine both expensive, inexpensive and everything in between.
  • Faneuil Hall Marketplace
    This web site lists the various shops and restaurants at Faneuil Hall Marketplace in Boston, including street performances, retail store hours, special events and information on how to navigate around Boston to get to the Marketplace.
  • Massport
    The official site of Massport and the Logan International Airport. Link to wide variety of airlines and travel information.
  • MBTA
    The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, also know as the “T.” Provides maps, schedules, transit updates and news.
  • Brush Hill Tours
    This web site focuses on the various tours offered in Boston and around New England. It is a good resource for the meeting planner who needs to research options for side trips throughout the New England area.
  • Boston Red Sox
    Official site of the Boston Red Sox. Provides schedules, stats, and news, as well as other musical events held at Fenway Park.
  • Boston Tea Party Ship
    This web site provides a short description of this local historical attraction and offers links to other historical sites of interest.
  • Cheers Boston
    This is a direct link to the famous Boston pub featured in the long-running television series and provides information and directions to this local attraction.
  • Beacon Hill
    This web site describes the historical sites and sounds of Boston’s famed Beacon Hill with its shops, restaurants, and local community events of interest.
  • Boston Tours
    This is a touring company that focuses on historic tours of the City of Boston with stops at all of the key attractions. There is a pick up conveniently located in Dedham, just a few minutes away.
  • http://www.bostonspot-lite.com
    This is a unique restaurant guide created to make it easy for visitors to select the particular cuisine, location and price category that they desire.
  • TD Garden
    This is New England’s premier sports and entertainment facility and home to the Boston Bruins Hockey team and the Boston Celtics Basketball team. The garden also hosts hundreds of events each year including the circus, gymnastics shows, concerts, ice shows and competition, and many private events. A schedule of events and directions to the TD Banknorth Garden are available on the web site.
  • Patriots
    Just a few miles down the road from the Four Points by Sheraton Norwood Hotel and Conference Center is the home of the 2002 NFL Superbowl World Champions — the New England Patriots. At this website you can access all you need to know about the team. Take a peak at the new CMGi field and future upcoming events.
  • The New Blue Hills
    This web site contains information on skiing and hiking activities in the Blue Hills, located just 10 minutes away and full of entertaining outdoor activities for young people as well as adults.
  • Mass Vacation
    This web site provides attractions by region and by category including outdoor adventures of every description from biking and hiking tours to whale watches.
  • Boston Vacation
    This web site provides maps and information on attractions in and around the city of Boston including museums, entertainment venues, tours, and historic sites.
  • Xfinity Center
    This Center for Performing Arts located in Mansfield, Mass about twenty minutes from Norwood hosts many concerts with world-renowned orchestras as well as popular musical performers. On the web site you will find information and schedules about the season’s events.
  • Patriot Place
    Patriot Place promises to become one of New England’s most popular daily, year-round destinations. Adjacent to Gillette Stadium, this amazing development will feature more than 1.3 million square feet of major fashion retailers, live and interactive entertainment, eateries, state of the art theatre and much, much more.
  • Wrentham Village Premium Outlets
    This is the site of the Wrentham Village Premium Outlets a discount shopping mall, housing 130 of the most exclusive retail stores in the nation including: Saks Fifth Avenue outlet, Donna Karan, Banana Republic, Calvin Klein, Gap, Polo, Versace and many others. Located about 20 minutes from Norwood, this is a must trip for visitors to the area who love to shop.
  • Plimouth Plantation
    The official site for the Plimouth Plantation. See Plymouth as it was in the 17th Century. View the new PBS Colonial House exhibit. Great for the entire family.
  • ohn F. Kennedy Library and Museum
    Official site for the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum. Get directions, maps, and information about hours, group tours, educational programs, what new and special events.

Links to Providence Area Attractions

  • Rhode Island Tourism
    Rhode Island Tourism site providing trip planner, events calendar, tours, recreational and outdoor information and more.
  • Providence Journal
    This is the Providence Journal’s web site that offers a comprehensive overview of places to go and things to do in the Providence area in addition to information on the latest local news and community events. This web site includes an extensive restaurant guide, and a New England ski guide.
  • Discover Newport
    Newport Rhode Island information and activities. Newport, with it’s grand mansion tours, spectacular coastline walks, beaches and historic downtown shops and restaurants is just a drive away.
  • T.F. Green Airport
    Web site for T.F. Green Airport in Providence RI, a convenient alternative to Logan International.
  • Theatre by the Sea
    This web site provides information and schedules about productions at the Matunuck summer theatre in Rhode Island.