Unique Massachusetts Attractions
Basketball Hall of Fame established in 1959, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame honors those who have made outstanding contributions to the game. Located 90 minutes west of Boston in Springfield, Mass. Cost: $16.99.
Boston Beanpot Hockey Tournament if you like hockey, then this is the premier NCAA Div. 1 tournament held yearly between the four major Boston area hockey schools: Harvard, BC, BU, and Northeastern.
Boston Marathon established in 1897, the marathon is one of the oldest of the modern marathons and has an average participation of 20,000 runners annually.
Fenway Park tour the oldest Major League Baseball park still in use! Cost: $12.
Head of the Charles Regatta is one of the world's largest crew (rowing) tournaments held annually on the Charles River.
Sports Museum of New England preserves and showcases the distinctly rich sports heritage of New England through an unparalleled collection of artifacts, multimedia, works of art and interactive exhibits. Located in the TD Banknorth Garden, Cost: $6.
Boston Area College Sports
Boston College Eagles NCAA Div.1 athletics.
Boston University Terriers NCAA Div. 1 athletics.
Harvard University Crimson historic Ivy League athletics.
Northeastern University Huskies NCAA Div. 1 athletics.
UMass Minutemen NCAA Div. 1 athletics.
Boston Area Professional Sports
Boston Bruins Boston's historic Stanley Cup championNHL franchise.
Boston Cannons Boston's Major League Lacrosse (MLL) franchise.
Boston Celtics Boston's historic world champion NBA franchise.
Boston Red Sox Boston's historic world champion MLB franchise, playing in historic Fenway Park.
New England Patriots Boston's Super Bowl champion NFL franchise.
New England Revolution Boston's Major League Soccer (MLS) fanchise.