Braintree

Braintree, MABraintree_townhall

Website: braintreema.gov

Area: 14.5 sq miles (37.55 km²)
Population: 35,744 (2010)
MBTA:
Commuter rail service to South Station, Boston, is available on the Middleboro & Plymouth lines from the Rail Station located on Union Street. The MBTA Red Line is also accessible at the same location.
The first and current mayor of Braintree is Joe Sullivan. Braintree is home to several large companies, including: Greater Media, Haemonetics, and TopSource LLC. In October 2006: The Departed directed by Martin Scorsese (sequence filmed in the Fore River Shipyard) was filmed in Braintree.

Notable Residents:
John Adams, signer of the U.S. Declaration of Independence, the first Vice President of the United States, served for eight years, and the second President of the United States, served four years.
William Rosenberg, creator of the Dunkin' Donuts restaurant chain.
Donnie Wahlberg, record producer, songwriter, singer, actor; founding member of the musical group New Kids on the Block.
Mark Wahlberg, film and television producer, Academy Award nominated actor, former member of the musical group New Kids on the Block, and former lead singer of Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch.

GBCVB Members:
Show Mapped Listings

Academy Bus

  • 35 Rocsam Park Road
  • Braintree, MA 02184
  • 781-849-0200 | Fax: 781-843-1956
  • Neighborhood: Citywide

Braintree Motel 6

  • 125 Union Street
  • Braintree, MA 02184
  • 781-848-7890 | 800-4MO-TEL6 | Fax: 781-843-1929
  • Neighborhood: Greater Boston - South

Hampton Inn Braintree

  • 215 Wood Road
  • Braintree, MA 02184
  • 781-380-3300 | Fax: 781-380-3720
  • Neighborhood: Greater Boston - South

Rodizio Grill

  • 250 Grainte Street
  • Braintree, MA 02184
  • 781-356-9100
  • Neighborhood: Greater Boston - South
  • Cuisine: International


Tavistock Restaurant Group

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