Museums Even A Guy Would Like

January 23, 2012 12:00 AM
Museums Even A Guy Would Like

" By Jeff Wallace

" Gentlemen, there are a lot of ways to impress the ladies. Some prefer muscles and an assertive attitude (confidence is key). Others like brains and cultured tastes. Well, here are some places that blend the best of both worlds. And yes, it is possible for “real men” to appreciate history, art, and design.

Photo Credit: Larz Anderson Auto Museum

Larz Anderson Auto Museum

15 Newton Street Brookline, MA 02445 (617) 522-6547 Hours: Tues to Sun 10am-4pm

Cars are man’s ultimate toys. The Larz Anderson Auto Museum is one of those tempting playgrounds that make you wish you had the means to indulge in your ride(s). Old cars, really old cars, new cars, and cars that only exist in our fantasies are shown off here on a daily basis, especially during weekend lawn events, which happen on most Saturdays and Sundays except for the really cold months. Everything from dream BMWs to decked-out Jeeps to rare old school hot rods strut their stuff at the museum. On top of the mechanical sights, Larz Anderson Park, with its seemingly endless rolling hills, has one of the best countryside views around, which is impressive considering it’s just a few miles from the center of Boston "

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