Waltham’s primary retail area, along Moody and Main Streets, is a shopping destination and so much more. Waltham’s historic center tells us who we are today and who we were and how the past has shaped us. Visible remnants of a vibrant past will enrich your experience today in downtown Waltham. This is a place of shared memory where people still come together to live, work, and play.
The Charles River is a prominent feature of the downtown corridor as it meanders under the Moody St. Bridge towards Boston, offering broad views to the west and dramatic falls to the east. The Charles River has been used throughout history for transport, water, and industry. Now, the Charles River offers habitat for wildlife and recreation for residents and visitors.
Enjoy unique and exciting shopping opportunities along the Moody and Main Streets corridor. It’s very walkable with parking and connections to mass transit.