General Shopping

What’s in store? With such a wealth of retail offerings, it’s easy for your purchases to add up to something wonderful!

 

6 Bridges Gallery

6 Bridges Gallery

77 Main Street, Maynard 01754

978-867-5209

American Girl

American Girl

1245 Worcester Street (Natick Mall), Natick 01760
877-247-5223 

Find shops featuring all of our characters and add to the fun by exploring outfits, accessories, and furniture that help make every doll’s world complete. Enjoy casual dining in the Bistro and extra-special celebrations.

Antique Common

Antique Common

76 Church Street, Whitinsville 01588

508-381-8399 

 

Baldwin Hill Art & Framing

Baldwin Hill Art & Framing

8 Court Street, Natick 01760

508-720-0310

We are your experts for custom picture framing, digital imaging, giclee printing, and custom displays. Whether it’s a single mat or framed artwork for an entire hotel or office building, we’ll to serve your every wall-decor need.

Bay State Commons

Bay State Commons

Union and Main Streets, Westborough 01581

Downtown shopping center and green.

Bedrock Comics

Bedrock Comics

371 Worcester Road, Framingham 01701

774-427-9192

BJ's Wholesale Club

BJ's Wholesale Club

26 Whittier Street, Framingham 01701

1 Highlands Common, Hudson 01749

6102 Shops Way, Northborough 01532

100 Corporate Way, Franklin 02038

Bose

Bose

1245 Worcester Street, Natick 01760

508-647-4012 

Bringing you better sound through research. Consumer electronics include noise-canceling headphones, home theater systems, and Waveguide technology. With our international HQ in MetroWest, we support the region’s nonprofit community, with a special emphasis on arts and culture.

Boston Ski & Tennis

Boston Ski & Tennis

400 Union Street Westborough 01581

508-616-2024

Cabela's

Cabela's

44 Highland Common, Berlin 01749

978-212-6200

Cost Plus World Market

Cost Plus World Market

Shoppers World, 1 Worcester Road, Framingham 01701

508-626-1529

Dream - A Bridal Boutique

Dream - A Bridal Boutique

730 Boston Post Road, Sudbury 01776

978-443-0810

Duck Soup

Duck Soup

365 Boston Post Road, Sudbury 01776

978-443-3625

Emma's Quilt Cupboard & Sewing Center

Emma's Quilt Cupboard & Sewing Center

12 Main Street, Franklin 02038

508-520-0234

Fabric Place Basement

Fabric Place Basement

321 Speen Street, Natick 01760

508-655-2000 

Discover a huge assortment of top-quality and designer fabrics, trims, fine yarns and more — all in one place and at prices you will love. The best selection of fabrics for every creative project under one roof.

Fiske's General Store

Fiske's General Store

776 Washington Street, Holliston 01746

508-429-4041

Five Crows Gallery & Handcrafted Gifts

Five Crows Gallery & Handcrafted Gifts

Natick Center Cultural District

41 Main Street, Natick 01760

508-653-2526 

We offer handcrafted gifts from over 150 local, regional and national artists. Custom orders are available and we offer free gift wrapping! We hope you will stop by during your visit to historic Natick Center.

Frame Shop & Gallery

Frame Shop & Gallery

5 Main Street, Natick 01760

508-651-1551

Located in Natick Center, we provide a complete custom framing and service. We feature all types of artwork: local scenes by local artists! When it’s something you care about, bring it to us!

Framingham Ford Lincoln

Framingham Ford Lincoln

1200 Worcester Road, Framingham 01701

800-838-9867 

Framingham Ford Lincoln is proud to be one of the premier dealerships in the area. From the moment you walk into our showroom, you’ll know our commitment to Customer Service is second to none.

French Twist

French Twist

1100 Pleasant Street, Worcester 01602

Full Circle Arts

Full Circle Arts

9 Middlesex Avenue, Natick 01760

276 Turnpike Road, Westborough 01581

508-745-3732  

A program of Justice Resource Institute, this nonprofit studio and retail shop supports the creative abilities of artists and crafters with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Hopkinton Jewelers

Hopkinton Jewelers

1 Clafin Commons, Hopkinton 01748

508-435-4737 

Jane's Frames

Jane's Frames

11 East Central Street, Franklin 02038

508-528-3256

Kabloom at the Natick Mall

Kabloom at the Natick Mall

1245 Worcester Road, Natick 01769

508-545-0664

 

Landry's Bicycles

Landry's Bicycles

790 Worcester Street, Natick 01760

508-655-1990

Little V Designs

Little V Designs

5 Milk Street, Westborough 01581

508-836-5458

Macy's

Macy's

1245 Worcester Street, Natick 01760

508-753-3800

Mango Tree Artisans

Mango Tree Artisans

410 Boston Post Road, Sudbury 01776

978-443-6122 

Our jewelry, scarves, serving pieces, and gifts are handcrafted around the world by artisans who are fairly paid. The beautiful and unique items you choose make a difference in the lives of families in developing countries.

Mary's Indoor Gardens & Plants

Mary's Indoor Gardens & Plants

at Fiske's General Store, 776 Washington Street, Holliston, MA 

plants@marygreendale.com  508-259-4508

Mill Village Plaza

Mill Village Plaza

365 Boston Post Road, Sudbury 01776

 

Natick Mall

Natick Mall

1245 Worcester Street, Natick 01760 508-655-4800 

Find something for every facet of your personality at New England’s most diverse selection of places to shop and eat. With over 220 stores and restaurants, you are sure to find your *favorite label here!

Newbury Comics

Newbury Comics

Charles River Center, 253B Hartford Avenue, Bellingham 02019
508-966-0619

Solomon Pond Mall, 601 Donald Lynch Boulevard, Marlborough 01752
508-460-0872

Natick Mall, 1245 Worcester Street, Natick 01760
508-650-4911

Northborough Crossing

Northborough Crossing

Shops Way, Northborough 01532

Panza Shoes

Panza Shoes

8 Union Avenue, Framingham 01702

508-872-3334

Home of the hard-to-find sizes.

Pepita Gold

Pepita Gold

866-458-4899

Renew Arts & Industry

Renew Arts & Industry

19 South Main Street, Natick 01760

508-651-0180 

Renew is a gallery shop offering a collection of original artwork, ceramics, hand-made cards, artisan jewelry, and, vintage mid-century furniture and decor. Visit us and see why “great design gives life style.”

Robjet's D'Art

Robjet's D'Art

1 North Main Street, Natick 01760

415-317-3240

Sally's Alley

Sally's Alley

470 Franklin Village Drive, Franklin 02038

508-520-3123

Second Chances Thrift Store

Second Chances Thrift Store

6 West Central Street, Natick 01760

508-918-9596

Serendipity

Serendipity

63B Main Street, Hudson 01749

978-562-7756

ShopLocalMA.com

ShopLocalMA.com

Serving Worcester County

508-948-5656

Shoppers World

Shoppers World

1 Worcester Road, Framingham 01701

508-872-1257

The first mall built east of the Rockies, Shoppers World helps form the heart of the regional shopping district known locally as the Golden Triangle.

Skinner Inc

Skinner Inc

274 Cedar Hill Street, Marlborough 01752

508-970-3232 

Discover fine jewelry, art, antiques, and more at a Skinner auction. One of the world’s leading auction houses, Skinner also provides appraisal services
 for estates and families, and draws the interest of buyers worldwide.

Solomon Pond Mall

Solomon Pond Mall

601 Donald Lynch Boulevard, Marlborough 01752

508-303-0204 

120 retailers, as well as restaurants, a carousel, and a 15-theater cinema.

Swoon Women's Clothing

Swoon Women's Clothing

5 Walcott Street, Hopkinton 01748

508-497-9666

The Artful Mix

The Artful Mix

150 Hartford Avenue East, Hopedale 01747

508-381-1346

The Creative Market

The Creative Market

43 Broad Street, Hudson Mills, Hudson 01749

This & That

This & That

11 Pond Street, Natick 01760

This & That Consignment Shop

This & That Consignment Shop

11 Pond Street, Natick 01760

 

Tiffany & Co.

Tiffany & Co.

Natick Mall, 1245 Worcester Street, Natick 01760

508-647-5915 

With an international reputation for quality and craftsmanship, Tiffany & Co. is renowned for the world’s finest diamonds, and is the premier resource for gifts that commemorate life’s most important moments.

TJMaxx

TJMaxx

MetroWest locations in Framingham, Sudbury, Milford, Hudson, and Northborough

Shop online or in-store and save big on the styles from your favorite brand names.

Uni-T

Uni-T

1245 Worcester Street Suite 4048, Natick 01760

617-835-8888

Wayside Country Store

Wayside Country Store

1015 Boston Post Road East, Marlborough 01752

508-481-3458 

Minutes away from the Wayside Inn and built in 1790, the Wayside Country Store is a shopping experience with historic charm.  Visit the popular Gifts and Collectibles Shop, the Olde Tyme Candy Store, a General Store, and much more today!

Wild Birds Unlimited

Wild Birds Unlimited

215 Franklin Village Drive, Franklin 02038

508-541-6800

Wrentham Village Premium Outlets

Wrentham Village Premium Outlets

1 Premium Outlet Boulevard, Wrentham 02093

508-384-0600

Yankee Candle

Yankee Candle

1245 Worcester Street (Natick Mall), Natick 01760

508-650-5300

 

Star Custom Framers and Gallery

Star Custom Framers and Gallery

117 Great Rd. / Stow Shopping Center, Stow 01775 978-461-2155

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Community Spotlight: Framingham

America’s largest town boasts a population of almost 70,000 residents speaking more than 50 languages and living 20 miles west of Boston in urban, suburban, and rural neighborhoods. Along with great neighborhoods, Framingham has extraordinary options for shopping and dining, a vibrant and innovative center for business and industry that hosts a number of world class companies, an expanding hub of cultural and educational opportunity, unmatched road and railway access, and active investment in the Town’s infrastructure.

Higher Education

Framingham boasts excellent higher education opportunities right in our back yard at Framingham State University and Mass Bay Community College, as well as easy access to the world-class institutions in the greater Boston area, including Harvard, MIT, Tufts, Boston University, Boston College, Wellesley, Brandeis, Bentley, Northeastern University, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute. 

In addition to continuing education opportunities at Framingham State University and Mass Bay Community College, there are opportunities for arts education through both the Danforth Museum School and the Amazing Things Arts Center Workshops

Recreation
Framingham operates over 200 youth, adult, and family arts and athletic programs on 62 public athletic fields, an indoor pool, a skating rink, and an athletic center. You and your family can also enjoy 52 playgrounds with equipment, 20 public tennis courts including 10 with lights, and three public beaches. You could go boating and picnicking at Farm Pond, skating at Loring Arena, walking through Wittenborg Woods - you’ll run out of weekends before you run out of things to do! 

When completed, the Cochituate Rail Trail will connect Framingham and Natick residents to local schools, offices, shopping, and transportation hubs. The 25-mile Bruce Freeman Rail Trail, which will connect Framingham with Lowell, is in the planning stages, as is the 104-mile long Mass Central Rail Trail, connecting Boston to Western Massachusetts, passing just north of Framingham.

For a list of public beaches in town, go here.

Eat, Drink, Shop
Framingham is one of those unique places that offer just about every shopping opportunity imaginable. Our section of Route 9 / Worcester Road is well-known throughout New England as a mecca for popular retail and restaurant experiences. 

Downtown Framingham boasts over 30 ethnic enterprises, including Asian, Hispanic, Brazilian, and Eastern European shops, cafes, and restaurants. Shoppers looking for alternatives to big box stores and chain restaurants can enjoy Brazilian, Middle Eastern, Indian, and Asian cuisine; imported clothing shops; and attentive service that defines family-owned operations.

The Golden Triangle is located at the MassPike (I-90) Exit #13 roughly in the area bounded by Route 9, Route 30, and Speen Street. This area includes the Natick Mall, the Framingham Mall, and Shoppers World for a comprehensive shopping and dining experience with everything from a grocery store to high-end luxury shops. In between are a wide variety of restaurants at every price-point. 

In addition to the section of Route 9 that forms the border of the Golden Triangle described above, Route 9 extends through Framingham with a large number shopping, dining, and other services serving local and regional customers. This includes hubs of activity at Framingham Centre and the Technology Park area at Mass Pike Exit 12.

Visual and Performing Arts


Arts and culture flourish in Framingham and an abundance of entertainment venues are located throughout the town. The IMAX theater, AMC movie complex, Amazing Things Art Center, and Nevins Hall at the Historic Memorial Building just begin to identify the diversity of experiences offered. Framingham also plays host to a number of regional cultural institutions including the Danforth Museum of Art, the Mazmanian Art Gallery, Garden in the Woods, and the Framingham History Center. 

For more things to do, view the Framingham Calendar of Events.

Performing Arts

Amazing Things Arts Center

Performing Arts Center of MetroWest

 

Visual Arts 
Danforth Museum of Art - Focusing on American art from 18th century to present day, the Danforth Museum of Art is dedicated to showing the very best examples of contemporary art by both emerging and established artists, as well as an exploration of the School of Boston Expressionism. Our compelling exhibitions and permanent collection of over 3,500 works of art offer countless opportunities for all ages to explore a range of media and artistic forms of expression. Our mission strongly supports education: the 400 yearly studio art courses offered in the Museum School, family workshops, and artist lectures offer Museum members and visitors numerous opportunities to learn and create.

Mazmanian Gallery at Framingham State University

Fountain Street Fine Arts is an artist-run, membership based gallery housed in the century old Bancroft Building in Framingham.  Also check out their blog: http://www.fsfaboston.com/growingagallery/ .

Fountain Street Studios located just outside downtown, the Fountain Street Studios is a vibrant artists community that holds frequent strolls and open houses that allow you to come visit and watch the artists at work.

Saxonville Studios, located in the Saxonville area of Framingham, this small but diverse group of artists has been active for more than 20 years.