Discover the Ultimate Blend of Entertainment, Sports, Dining, and Shopping at Patriot Place, a mere 33 miles south of Downtown Boston.
Patriot Place gracefully encircles Gillette Stadium, serving as the home field for the New England Patriots and New England Revolution soccer team. Additionally, it is the venue for Boston’s most significant summer concerts.
One end of the complex is anchored by the elegant Renaissance Boston Hotel & Spa.
On the other end, positioned almost adjacent to the entrance of Gillette Stadium, lies The Hall at Patriot Place. This remarkable sports museum commemorates the history and greatest moments of the New England Patriots.
The sports theme permeates throughout Patriot Place, with New England Patriots posters, murals, and apparel adorning every corner.
Exciting Things to Do at Patriot Place
While the events at Gillette Stadium undeniably steal the spotlight, Patriot Place offers a plethora of activities and attractions that can effortlessly fill your entire day or weekend.
The shopping experience revolves around sports, with Bass Pro Shops taking center stage. Here, you’ll encounter a lively pool of fish (don’t miss the feeding time with your kids) and a comprehensive range of fishing and hunting equipment and accessories.
For fashion enthusiasts, there are plenty of boutique clothing stores and renowned sportswear outlets like Reebok and Pro Shop, brimming with New England Patriots and New England Revolution merchandise. You can even explore an artist studio and gallery for a touch of creativity.
For entertainment, immerse yourself in the sports-related exhibits at The Hall, catch the latest blockbuster at the state-of-the-art Showcase Cinema de Lux, or attend a live performance at Showcase Live, right next door.
The cinema offers two levels of comfort. The regular level is akin to traditional movie theaters, while the 21+ Lux Level provides reclining leather seats, in-theater dining and beverage service, and convenient built-in table-trays at each seat. Lux Level tickets come at a premium but include a food voucher that offsets the additional cost.
When it comes to dining, Patriot Place offers a diverse array of options. From casual burger joints to upscale restaurants like Davio’s, a beloved Italian eatery in Boston, you’ll find something to suit every palate.
Unsurprisingly, sports bars and sports-themed restaurants are particularly popular among visitors.
For a unique dining experience, visit CBS Scene Restaurant and Bar, where you can enjoy your meal or drink while watching sports on tabletop televisions or the impressive 360-square-foot projection wall, courtesy of 145 graphic projector displays. Alternatively, dine on the outdoor patio with a view overlooking the stadium.
Experience a Game or Concert at Gillette Stadium
To enhance your visit, take the opportunity to attend a thrilling game or concert at Gillette Stadium. Use the code DISCOVERY10 to save 10% on tickets from TicketLiquidator & TicketNetwork. Offer valid until December 31, 2024.
Where to Stay near Patriot Place
If you’re planning to visit Gillette Stadium for a game, concert, or explore Patriot Place for shopping, consider staying at one of these conveniently located hotels:
- Renaissance Boston at Patriot Place
- Residence Inn Boston Foxborough
- The Hilton Garden Inn Patriot Place
- Sonesta Select Hotel in Foxborough
- Comfort Inn Foxborough
Insider Tip: Maximizing Your Weekend at Patriot Place
With three major destinations – Gillette Stadium/Patriot Place, Xfinity Center, and Wrentham Outlets – situated within a few miles of each other, you can create an engaging itinerary without wasting precious time traveling between them.
For instance, start by shopping at Patriot Place and then venture over to Wrentham Outlets to scout for similar items at discounted prices.
Plan to indulge in a delightful meal at Patriot Place, as the dining options here surpass those at Wrentham Outlets or Xfinity Center.
When purchasing tickets for games or concerts at Gillette Stadium and Xfinity Center, secure them well in advance to secure your preferred seating.
Don’t miss the opportunity to take your kids to explore the fascinating exhibits at The Hall.
If you have free time to spare, catch a movie or live show at Showcase Cinema or Showcase Live.
Getting to Patriot Place
Location: Patriot Place, Route 1 (Washington St), Foxborough, MA – approximately 33 miles from Boston
Parking: Ample free parking is available on non-game days. However, on game days, parking fees can be quite expensive, even if you’re not attending the game.
Prefer not to drive? You have various options for reaching Gillette Stadium and Patriot Place from Boston. Retail customers can enjoy free outdoor parking, although time restrictions may apply, particularly on game days. Fee-based parking is available for game attendees. Shuttle bus services are also provided from the parking lots to Gillette Stadium. Additionally, valet and premium “VIP” parking services are available for a fee. Please note that the Patriot Train only operates before and after Patriots games, making it an impractical option if you wish to shop, eat, or drink before or after the game.