Being apart of the Greater Boston area, Braintree has access to the MBTA Red Line and is a member of the Metropolitan Area Planning Commission’s South Shore Coalition. Having a population of over 35,000, Braintree is known for having notable residents in its past like John Adams, Sylvanus Thayer and Thomas A. Watson. Currently, Braintree is the home of actor Mark Wahlberg, and past captain of the Boston Bruins, Don McKenney. With all of the fame and glory Braintree has, it has many attractions for you do! Here is a list of three top attractions to do when visiting Braintree!
South Shore Plaza
The filming of the 2008 movie, Mall Cop, was done at The Braintree Mall so it has to be on your bucket list to check it out. The Shore Shore Plaza has the classic stores like Lord & Taylor and Nordstrom to Target and Forever XXI. After that long day of shopping head on over to one of their seven sit-down dining restaurants for a nice meal with your friends. Mall hours are Monday to Saturday 10a.m. to 9p.m. and Sunday 11a.m. to 6p.m. Click here for the story directory.
The ultimate indoor kart racing experience, F1 Boston, is open for racing session, private events and competitive leagues. F1 Boston has two different tracks offering plenty of thrills. F1 Boston has helmets and suits available for your safety. For pricing, licenses and rules click here.
Braintree Brewhouse pizza is available for dine-in or take-out! They are known for their special deal of buying any 3 pizzas and getting 1 cheese for free! Additional toppings are an extra dollar which include but not limited too extra cheese, mushrooms, peppers, broccoli, pepperoni, garlic and bacon. Visit their website for more additions to your pie and other speciality pizzas that they made. For take out, please call 781-356-4500.
Town mayor, Joseph Sullivan welcomes you into their town and hopes you check out their recreational resources like Town Forest, Pond Meadow Park and the Cranberry Pond Conversation District.