Introduction to Needham, Massachusetts
Needham, Massachusetts, in Norfolk county, is 3 miles S of Newton, Massachusetts and 10 miles SW of Boston, Massachusetts. . The town is part of the Boston metropolitan statistical area. About 28,911 people live in Needham.
People started settling in Needham since the year 1680. The city was officially recognized in 1711. The city is a part of Dedham Grant. Needham was moved out from Dedham and was named after the Needham Market village of Suffolk, England.
Needham and nearby Attractions
- Needham Disposal Area
- Needham Golf Course
- New England Industrial Center
- Needham Townhall
- Needham Free Public Library
- Glover Memorial Hospital Medical Library
Things To Do In Needham
Needham offers a wide range of entertainment and amusement facilities. You can pay a visit to the Needham Golf Course or the shopping centers around the streets of Needham. One can also visit the Classic Warbirds, a museum on Great Plain Avenue. the New England Industrial Center, Needham Townhall and South Meadow Brook.
Boston Logan International is the nearest major airport to Needham.
Needham Higher Education
Wellesley College offers higher education.