Franklin is a peaceful town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts. It is mostly famous for it was here where the first US public library operated with the library’s first books being donated by Benjamin Franklin. The Franklin Public Library is housed in an impressive early 20th-Century granite and marble building. Also, it is worth exploring by feet the Franklin Common Historic District that consists of more than 70 beautiful historic buildings some of which date back to the early 18th Century. Downtown Franklin is a great place for dining and socializing; don’t miss the opportunity to taste the legendary burgers served at Joe’s American Bar & Grill. Regarding budget accommodation, there are more than 200 discount hotels in and nearby Franklin that offer rooms for as little as $50 per night.