Located in the heart of Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Waltham is a town with a rich history and plenty to offer those stopping by for a day or two. The city was a major center for activity in the American Industrial Revolution, so those interested in American history will enjoy uncovering some stories and unknown facts.
One of the best things to do in Waltham is to visit the various museums that are scattered throughout the town and offer an insight into its history. The Charles River Museum of Industry and Innovation offers a fascinating glimpse to some of America’s best and most unique inventions. The DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park is a must-see for art lovers. The grounds contain over 2000 pieces of contemporary art and events with live music and extensive drink menus are often hosted on site.
Summer is no doubt the best time to visit Waltham. During this period, temperatures in Massachusetts are at their highest ranging between 70 and 80 degrees -- perfectly pleasant for walking around and exploring.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Waltham. The warmest months in Waltham are July and August, when temperatures reach 95 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -9 ˚F. The wettest month in Waltham is April with 5.72 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 1.49 inches of rain.
Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, priceline, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 374 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Waltham, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Waltham comes in at $19 per night. On average, a place to stay in Waltham will cost you $131 per night.
If you need an internet connection during your stay in Waltham, then you can choose from over 167 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 28 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 44 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Waltham by car, be sure to choose from 141 accommodations that provide parking. 21 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 47 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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