Day Trip- Springfield, Massachusetts 7/27/2012
Part 7, Lyman & Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History across the street from the Springfield Museums quadrangle. Many well known companies started in Springfield, Massachusetts. Westinghouse continues on with headquarters in Connecticut. Its Springfield plant location will possibly be a casino. Friendly Ice Cream became Friendly’s. Basketball still lives on and the Hall of Fame is in Springfield.
Take the G3 (green #3), B6 (blue #6), or B7 (blue #7) bus from downtown Springfield. Get off at the Springfield Public Library stop. Free admission courtesy of Free Fun Fridays 2012.