The Durant-Kenrick House & Grounds

286 Waverley Ave.
Newton, MA 02458- Map It
Phone: (617) 641-9142

AAA Editor Notes

The Durant-Kenrick House & Grounds, 286 Waverley Ave., tells the stories of three Newton families over 3 centuries. The site features a restored 1734 farmhouse with a modern addition and historical gardens. Through family-friendly interactive exhibits, educational programs and games, visitors learn about day-to-day Colonial living as well as such subjects as the Revolutionary War and 19th-century horticulture.
$6; $5 (ages 6-12, ages 65+ and students with ID). Combination ticket with Jackson Homestead and Museum (valid for 1 year) $10; $8 (ages 6-12, ages 65+ and students with ID).
Station: Boston College
Hours: Wed.-Fri. 11-5, Sat.-Sun. 10-5. Closed major holidays.