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SOUTH SHORE OVERVIEW
Have you always dreamed of living near the ocean but still want access to the city? South Shore living might be perfect for you! Mixing a coastal feel with small-town vibes and some excellent school districts, families often flock to the South Shore to put down roots!
Cities in South Shore
General Information about South Shore
Transportation + Walkability
- MBTA + Commuter Rail :: Commuting from these towns into Downtown is desirable.
- MBTA Bus :: Most of these towns over MBTA bus service of some sort.
- Many neighborhoods walkable
Pediatricians + Urgent Care
Family friendly restaurants
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“Life on the South Shore is perfect for my family. We are within a drivable and commutable distance to the city, with beautiful beaches and farms at an arms reach! We enjoy the small-town feel with city conveniences and love where we live”
Interested in learning more about South Shore?
Our local moms are ready to give you the scoop on what you need to know about South Shore Boston. Check out these posts to find out all you need to know.
Boston Moms says it’s time to eat your veggies! Picking out your own farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and supporting local growers is a win/win scenario! Farmers markets can be found in cities and towns all over the Boston area. Here are a few of Boston...
One of the greatest things about a Boston summer is the close proximity to nearly 200 miles of Massachusetts coastline. What does that mean, exactly? Get that sunscreen ready, because we’re going to the BEACH! There are many fantastic places to get your...
This post was originally published in 2018. It is updated yearly with the most up-to-date information for Boston-area families, but please be sure to check each individual website for information before visiting. As soon as the warm weather is here to stay and...
I arrived on the South Shore almost 12 years ago with visions of starting a new life, creating a family, and settling down in Scituate. What amazes me is how those visions have become a beautiful reality. Manifestation is a real thing! These 12 years represent so...
The sun is shining, the weather is beautiful, and outside is calling your name! Whether you are hiking, biking, or swinging away, there are endless places in the Boston area to enjoy the outdoors! Feel the sun on your face and the breeze in your hair as you...
My toddler loves all things climbing and swinging. For a kid who struggled with sensory issues (and graduated from Early Intervention two months before turning 3), a playground is a welcome wonderland. So while counting down the school days, I’ve compiled a list of playgrounds to visit on the South Shore. Here are all the great places we’ll visit this summer — join us!
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Pediatricians & Urgent Care
Family Friendly Restaurants
Indoor Play Areas
- South MA has many Christian Churches of all denominations. Any town in this area will likely have more than one Christian Church.
- Archdiocese Of Boston
- Archdiocese of Fall River
- There are many Jewish Temples on the South Shore. JewishBoston is a great resource.
- Islamic Society of the South Shore; Brockton