About Fort Devens


Let's have a look around into background of Fort Devens

Let’s have a look around into background of Fort Devens, MA

  • County: Worcester
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 42.5372222222
  • Longitude: -71.6155555556
  • Time zone America/New York
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4 hours

Weather in Fort Devens

Climate:  humid continental climate

Best Time to Visit: Spring - April, May, June – or late-summer and early-fall – September, October.

 

Location

 Fort Devens is a United States Army Reserve military installation within Ayer and Shirley, in Middlesex County and Harvard, in the U.S. state of Massachusetts.

Distance from Fort Devens center to Airport

Spencer Airport is located in Spencer, Massachusetts, is a public airport.

  • Driving Distance: 4 miles / 6 km
  • Driving Time: 30 Minutes
  • Languages:English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport:   Spencer Airport 
  • Rail: Ayer Station.
  • Road: Bus – Dee Bus Taxi – Harvard Air Taxi, LLC

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:

At restaurants 

10% - 25%

  • For Hotels:

$1-$2

  • Taxi Driver:

between 10% and 20%

 

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Groton,
  • Westford,
  • Maynard

Emergency Contact Numbers in Fort Devens city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: +1 978-796-3911 (US Army Garrison - Fort Devens)
  • Railroad: N.A.
  • Cab: +1 508-981-6440(MK Taxi)
  • Airport: +1 508-885-5060 (Spencer Airport)
  • Hospital: (866) 835-5322 (Nashoba Valley Medical Center)

Events

  • Howie Day
  • Moon Hooch
  • Cooking for Two: Paella Night

 

 

Tourist Attractions

  • Fruitlands Museum
  • Groton Town Forest
  •  Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge

Visit Top Restaurants in Fort Devens

  • Devens Grill
  • Great American Grill
  • Carlins Restaurants Inc

Top Shopping Centers in Fort Devens

  • Military Clothing Store
  •  The Mall at Whitney Field
  • Flowers By Stella

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Comm-Mass Fort Devens Museum
  • Lidia's Art Gallery
  • Bush Harding M Art Gallery

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Toasted Ravioli-Devens Grill
  • Italian-Lucia's Tavola

Sports Club

  • Anytime Fitness
  • Atlantis Sports Club Nashua
  • Bodylines Pilates

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Restaurant

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant- 14.50 $

Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course - 63.52 $

McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) - 7.00 $

Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) - 4.00 $

Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)- 4.75 $

  • Transportation

       Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)- 3.00 $

      Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)- 44.00 $

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