Worcester Vacation - Deals & Packages!Known as the ‘Heart of the Commonwealth,’ Worcester is a centrally located city and county seat of Worcester County, Massachusetts (US). This city is where Valentine Day cards, barbed wires and modern envelopes were invented and if you’d like to explore its beauty, you should find some time in the autumn/fall season when the city is resplendent with foliage of reds, yellows, and purples. Worcester has some of the most comprehensive arts and history museums of the country. Visit to Worcester Art Museum, Worcester Historical Museum and EcoTarium is highly recommended. Next in the list of stunners here is Massachusetts Vietnam Veterans' War Memorial that is dedicated to all the soldiers and generals who took part in the Vietnam War.Places of Interest in Worcester Worcester Art Museum The Worcester Art Museum is the second largest art museum in New England. It historically covers most of the periods from the Egyptian Pharaohs till date, with the latest addition being the largest collection of arms and armor in the United States.Worcester Historical Museum Worcester Historical Museum is housed inside an 18th century mansion. This museum features a rotating art exhibition and a section dedicated to the various manufacturing industries that were setup when the city was founded in 1722 AD. A room dedicated to the ‘Smiley Face’ invented in Worcester is an absolute must-visit attraction here.