Families can squeeze in some Massachusetts Revolutionary history while playing miniature golf at Golf on the Village Green in Natick, open seven days. The course, which turns 50 next year, features replicas of the State House and Old North Church, among other famous landmarks.
With candlepin bowling, an arcade (skeeball!), and 1950s-themed diner, Acton Bowladrome and Arcade offers old-school family fun. Unlike the days of yore, however, eager bowlers can reserve online (or just walk in). Closed Mondays unless it rains. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.