Northampton, Massachusetts enjoys the nickname of Paradise City and has something to offer for everyone. Home to Smith College, the town has everything from an arts and academic scene to hiking and beautiful surroundings of the Pioneer Valley, visitors are in for a treat. When it comes to shopping, there are quirky shops, local art galleries, and high end boutiques for retail therapy. In particular, the Thornes Marketplace is a favorite shopping destination. In the summer, there are even Sidewalk Sales. Plus, the dining scene in Northampton is impressive, too. There is everything from hip cafés to fine dining experiences.
Northampton is one of the few places to find real dinosaur footprints. Visitors can see the footprints near the Connecticut River. The 134 prints are millions of years old. For art enthusiasts, Northampton is home to the Smith College Museum of Art, which boasts 19th and 20th century paintings from Europe and North America, including works by Picasso and Degas. For a peaceful wander and relaxation, head to the Smith College Botanic Garden. This is a beautiful place to hang about and reconnect with nature. For hiking and biking, join the Norwottuck Rail Trail.
The best time to visit Northampton is during the summer and fall months.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Northampton. The warmest months in Northampton are August and July, when temperatures reach 96 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -12 ˚F. The wettest month in Northampton is October with 7.88 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 1.11 inches of rain.
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If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 412 accommodations in Northampton that have WiFi. 90 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 14 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you're planning on arriving in Northampton by car, be sure to choose from 388 accommodations that provide parking. 28 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 58 pet-friendly accommodations available.
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