Quick pop quiz question: Did dinosaurs once call Massachusetts home? Thanks to portions of the Connecticut River Valley, Massachusetts is famous for some notable dinosaur and prehistoric reptiles.Google some fossil sites close to your home. Massachusetts is loaded with them! Enjoy a day together in the beautiful outdoors, as the leaves change colors!

By the way, none of our local dinosaurs will harm you or the kids because they were all vegetarians. Imagine coming home with fossils 40 million years old! Now that's a day trip treasure, for sure!