Attleboro

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Attleboro is a city located in the Bristol County of Massachusetts. Attleboro is famous for its multiple jewlery manufacturers. The city is located about 10 miles West of Taunton, 18 miles West of Fall River, and 39 miles south of Boston.

Get in[edit]

By plane[edit]

By Buss[edit]

  • Peter Pan Buss Lines Inc Peter Pan Buss line has been transporting customers in the Northeast for more than 75 years. Their commitment to safety and to customer service is surely second to none.

By Train[edit]

  • Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority

Get around[edit]

By Buss[edit]

  • Greater Attleboro Taunton Regional Transit Authority Greater Attleboro Taunton Regional Transit Authority (GATRA) originated in 1976 to develop, finance, and contract for the operations of mass transportation facilities and services within an ever-expanding area, which includes 28 diverse communities stretching from Southern Norfolk County and Northern Bristol County, all the way to Plymouth County and the South Shore.

By Car[edit]

  • Enterprise 365 East Washington Street Attleboro, Mass
  • Budget Car Rental 227 Pine street, Attleboro Mass
  • Houlie's City Cab Incorporated and Greater Attleboro Taunton Regional Transit Authority (Buss Service)

By Foot[edit]

Similar to downtown Rhode Island Attleboro consists of stores and locations that are nearby therefore walking might get you around quickly.

See[edit][add listing]

  • La Salette Shrine LINK 97 Park Street Attleboro, MA

The National Shrine of Our Lady of LaSalette is located at 947 Park Street in Attleboro. LaSalette encourages the public to visit in person and enjoy the flowers in their gardens during the summer. Individuals can stroll among the gardens and celebrate Christmas during the Festival of Lights, a spectacular display of more than 225,000 lights, concerts and events during the Christmas Season.

  • Attleboro Area Industrial Museum 42 Union St., Attleboro, MA, 02703

A museum that consists of a collection of artifacts, documents, and tools that are related to the industrial history of Attleboro.

  • North Attleboro Nat'l Fish Hatchery 144 Bungay Rd., North Attleborough, MA, 02760

The North Attleboro Nat'l Fish Hatchery was established in 1950 for rearing fish for the New England states. It is a 235 acre site that is capable of producing warm, cool, and cold water fish species.

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Emerald Square Mall 999 S Washington St North Attleboro, MA 02760

A three floor mall that consists of various known stores such as JCPenny, Macy's, Hollister, Victoria Secret, and more. There is a large food court located within this mall as well that consists of places to eat like Burger King, Spike Junkyard Dogs, etc.

  • Chuck E. Cheese

A great place to bring children who are very active and love to play. It consists of various games and activities for children, as well as a live performance by Chuck E. Cheese himself upon request. There is an amazing food bar that has very delicious food and reasonable prices.

  • Capron Park Zoo 201 County Street, Attleboro MA

A small 8-acre zoo that opened in 1937 in Attleboro that consists of more than 100 animals representing 44 species and its a member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).

  • Attleboro Public Library 74 North Main St. Attleboro, RI 02703

For all you book lovers, Attleboro has a large library filled with multiple books of all genres that is available to borrow with a library card.

  • Dunkin Donuts Center 1 La Salle Square  Providence, RI 02903

Located in the heart of the Renaissance city Providence, the Dunkin' Donuts Center is the premier events arena.

  • Gillette Stadium 1 Patriot Pl  Foxboro, MA 02035

New England's primer sports, entertainment and event venue.

  • Wrentham Outlets 1 Premium Outlet Blvd #450 Wrentham

One of the world's finest outlets for shopping. Consists of multiple outlets from brand name designers such as True Religion, Polo, UGG, etc. at affordable discounted prices.

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Eat[edit][add listing]

Budget[edit]

  • El Azteca Mexican Restaurant 71 Pleasant St Attleboro, MA 02703

A Mexican restaurant that is well known for its quick service and good customer service. Many people like the nachos locos, nachos with chicken, and other Mexican foods they sell.

  • Tex Barry's Coney Island 31 County St Attleboro, MA 02703

A small restaurant that specializes in hot dogs/sausages, burgers, etc. This restaurant is known for its hot dogs.

  • Generations Pizza 636 Washington St Attleboro, MA 02703

A well known pizza place, mostly known for its golden crust and excellent service.

  • Morin's Hometown Bar & Grille 16 S Main St Attleboro, MA 02703

This place is well known for its breakfast and unique foods like "French Meat Pie" and BBQ burgers. It has been around for over a decade and has great food service and amazing prices. Many people consider the bar to be comfortable, casual, and very good.

Moderate[edit]

  • Shanghai Gardens Chinese Restaurant 901 Washington St

Attleboro, MA

A chinese restaurant with amazing food and good customer service.

  • Hearth N Kettle Restaurants 250 Washington St Attleboro, MA

A large restaurant with good breakfast at decent prices. Their menu consist of hamburgers, Latin American food, seafood, cheese steaks, and sandwiches.

  • D&M Pizza & Subs 1240 Newport Ave Attleboro, MA

Overall its a pretty good restaurant with decent prices known for its "special pizza".

Splurge[edit]

  • Olive Garden 1240 Newport Ave, Attleboro, MA 02703-8004

A well-known Italian restaurant with an average meal starting at $20.

  • Colonel Backington Inn Route 152, Attleboro, MA

An American restaurant with antique furniture, great food, and a nice atmosphere.

  • Wetherlaine's 266 County St, Attleboro, MA 02703-3503

Excellent seafood restaurant with lots of fresh seafood foods available during anytime of the day.

Drink[edit][add listing]

  • The drinking age similar to the other 49 states is also 21 years of age
  • There a multiple bars located throughout Attleboro especially downtown.
  • Drinking while driving is against the law and individuals who do so will be held accountable for it.

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Holiday Inn Express Providence-North Attleboro707 S Washington St North Attleboro, MA, 02760 United States

A nice hotel at an affordable rate located 2.8 miles to the center of the city.

  • Super 8" 787 S Washington St Rt 1 I-295 Exit 1B North Attleboro, MA

A good hotel located just outside the city with large rooms.

  • Days Inn Attleboro 1116 Washington St Attleboro, MA, 02703 United States

A decent hotel that is very affordable and its located much farther away from the city.

  • Route One Moto Inn 787 S WASHINGTON ST, North Attleboro, MA

This is a hotel/motel style setting that is very affordable and perfect for a quick stay in the city.

  • Courtyard By Marriott Providence Lincoln

636 GEORGE WASHINGTON HWY, Lincoln, RI Its a beautiful hotel with pools and other activities available for a perfect family vacation.

  • Extended Stay America- Foxboro - Norton

280 S Washington St, Norton, MA Nice hotel at an affordable price!

Get out[edit]

  • Providence - A small city located less than 40 minutes away from Attleboro. Providence is known for its amazing food locations, events, and historical sites.
  • Boston - A huge city with many things to do. Boston is considered as the largest city in New England and it is the capital of Massachusetts. Many individuals consider Boston to be very historical and wealthy with many museums, historical sights, live performances, and shopping locations.
  • Cape Cod - A peninsula located on the eastern half of Massachusetts. Cape Cod is a very popular tourist vacation area and it consist of beautiful beaches, natural attractions, historic sites, etc.
  • Connecticut - A small New England State that is home of Yale University a well-known Ivy league school. Connecticut is known for its delicious restaurants, Mystic Seaport, and amazing night life.
  • Warwick - A city located fifteen minutes away from Providence that is filled with lots of attractions, shopping areas, and entertainment.
  • Cranston- Similar to Warwick, Cranston is a small city located very close to Providence and there are many attractions and events held within the area.
  • Pawtucket- A city located minutes away from Providence filled with many historic sites, big stadiums, and lots of attractions.


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