The official website of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Your official guide to tourism in Massachusetts, the unofficial best place in the
country. Find countless fun things to do from Boston to The Berkshires!
Massachusetts has played a significant role in American history since the
Pilgrims, seeking religious freedom, founded Plymouth Colony in 1620. As one of
Massachusetts information resource links to state homepage, symbols, flags,
maps, constitutions, representitives, songs, birds, flowers, trees.
Find out more about the history of Massachusetts, including videos, interesting
articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.
Massachusetts was the 6<sup>th</sup> state in the USA; it became a state on February 6,
1788. State Abbreviation - MA State Capital - Boston Largest City - Boston
Welcome to the University of Massachusetts System including news and
information about the UMass System, President's Office, and the five campuses.
Current legislation, general and session laws, committees and links to House
and Senate legislators.
Provides info on the Commonwealth Museum, state archives, Massachusetts
Historical Commission, Securities Division, the Citizen Information Service, ...
Secretary Galvin, Chair of the Massachusetts Historical Commission, oversees
recovery of 1795/1855 Time Capsule at the Massachusetts State House ...