Travel Journals

Read about our journey through Massachusetts
Andrew's Journal
Cody's Journal

State Flag & Seal


State Bird, Flower, Tree


State quarter

All pictures are from:
Lewis, Laurence A., and Jack Tager. "Massachusetts." World Book Student. World Book, 2010. Web. 4 May 2010.

Other information:

State Capitol
Boston, Massachusetts

Historical Sites
Springfield Armory, Springfield Adams Historical Park, Quincey Higgins Armory Museum, Worcester The Boston Athenaew museum, Boston

Highest Point
Mt. Graylock - 3,491 above sea level

Lowest Point
Hobbs Hill - 534 feet above sea level

State or National park
Mayflower Heights, Cape Cod Truro, Cape Cod Lowell National Park, Lowell New Bedford National Park, New Bedford

Famous People
John F. Kennedy Alexander Graham Bell

College and University
Lasell College, Newton Curry College, Milton Fisher College, Boston Gordon College, Wenham

Professional Sporting Events
Boston Garden, Boston Gillette stadium, Foxboro Boston Marathon, Boston

Largest Cities
Boston, Lowell, Springfield, Worcester, Cambridge

Average Temperature
January 25 Degrees Fahrenheit July 71 Degrees Fahrenheit 45 inches average precipitation