Explore one of these museums around Boston that won 2014 Family Favorite Awards and were featured in this year’s Best of the Best magazine.

The Top 5:

Boston Children’s Museum – Boston

Discovery Museums – Acton

Harvard Museum of Natural History – Cambridge

Museum of Fine Arts – Boston

Museum of Science – Boston

The Winner:

Boston Children’s Museum

308 Congress St., Boston



The Boston Children’s Museum has something for everyone to learn, play and discover. The Construction Zone lets kids build and dig, the Art Studio inspires kids’ natural creativity, Raceways explores the laws of motion and that’s only a few of the exhibits you’ll find. The Museum’s cultural programs invite families to learn about different traditions around the world in way that’s fun and engaging. Make sure you bring your sneakers so you can follow your children and climb the intense three-story climbing structure.

Has your family attended a museum at one of these Massachusetts locations? We’d love to hear from you! Share your thoughts in our comments section.  

And don’t forget to read the entire digital version of Best of the Best, which features even more places to go, shop, dine, stay and play around Boston and in Massachusetts. Join us as we celebrate all of our Family Favorite Award winners by following this link here