Local Attractions

Beautiful western Massachusetts offers a wide array of restaurants, entertainment, shopping, hotels and culture within minutes of the ArborEXPO venue. A great place to start is the Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau’s website.

History buffs, learn about the critical role that firearms played in United States history at the Springfield Armory. While you’re there, add a stamp to your National Parks passport at this National Historic Site. When you’re done, motor over to the Museum of Springfield History to browse a wide range of collections covering the history of the Connecticut River Valley.

You don’t have to be a fan of Massachusetts’ home team, the Celtics, to visit the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Dive into details on more than four hundred inductees across 40,000 square feet of basketball history.

Feeling lucky? Venture to MGM Springfield, western MA’s own resort with entertainment, dining, nightlife, and an extensive casino floor featuring table games, slots, and a dedicated poker room.