With summer almost here, it's time to get out and enjoy the warmth and sunshine that New Englanders get as a reward for putting up with winter. But do you really want to lie around in a beach chair all day? If not, New England has plenty of amusement and water parks that will get your heart pumping and cool you off during the next few months of summer.
Thrilling amusement parks of New England
Photograph by Nancy Palmieri