How to get there
Fruitlands is 30 miles west of Boston, about 6 miles from the junction of routes 495 and 2. From points east and west, take Route 2 to exit 38A, bear right off the ramp, take the first right onto Old Shirley Road, and continue for two miles. The road turns into Prospect Hill Road. Go up a large hill and watch for Fruitlands entrance on the right.
102 Prospect Hill Road
Open May 14-Oct. 31, weekdays 11 a.m.-4 p.m., weekends and holidays 11-5. Guided tours by reservation. Adults $10, seniors and college students $8, children $2.
The Tea Room, a full-service restaurant, serves lunch Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., entrees $11-$14; Sunday brunch 10-2. Adults $19.95, children $9.95, under 6 $4.95.
Restaurant, museum store/reception center, Wayside information center, and Indian Museum are fully handicapped accessible.