If your idea of ocean research is looking for shells at low tide, you’re in for a revelation at this facility that details some of the scientific breakthroughs of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Kids will love listening to recordings of marine mammals and climbing into a full-size model of the submersible Alvin. Free. BEST OCEAN EXHIBITS.
New England Traveler
Planning a New England day trip, weekend getaway, or longer adventure? Explore our curated New England travel directory, featuring picks from the editors of Yankee Magazine (the New England experts since 1935) for the best things to do in each state, plus where to shop, eat, and stay.