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Known as the City of Presidents, Quincy, Massachusetts is home to two United States Presidents; John Adams and John Quincy Adams. Visitors can tour their birthplaces, summer White House and final resting place; national treasures virtually unmatched in authenticity.  With twenty-seven miles of coastline and beaches, acres of beautiful protected parks, the most interesting and diverse dining scene outside of Boston, rock climbing and hiking in the Blue Hills Reservation, world-class golf courses and so much more. Its industrial past of shipbuilding and granite, transitioned to Shopperstown USA and the establishment of legendary chains of Dunkin Donuts and Howard Johnsons. Now a city of suburban neighborhoods with an urban center located minutes from downtown Boston, Quincy is easily accessible via MBTA, boat or car.

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Featured Attraction

Thomas Crane Public Library

Built in 1881 by noted architect Henry Hobson Richardson, who also designed Boston’s famed Trinity Church, the Thomas Crane Public Library’s original building is a masterpiece of 19th century Romanesque architecture. Its ornate woodwork and LaFarge stained glass windows are truly works of art. Since the library opened in 1882, several [Read More...]

Sailor’s Snug Harbor Cemetery

The entrance is marked with a large slate headstone with an incised anchor and inscription: “Here rest retired mariners who in their later years made their home at the Sailor’s Snug Harbor which from 1856-1950 was situated southerly from here one third of a mile.” It is fitting the cemetery faces the sea that these men had served so well. [Read More...]

News

FREE events in Quincy, July 29-August 2

FREE events in Quincy, July 29-August 2

The final week of the Discover Quincy 50 Days of Freedom Program Series features many free, family friendly events with a focus on arts, culture, [Read More...]
FREE Events this week in Quincy

FREE Events this week in Quincy

Week six of the Discover Quincy 50 Days of Freedom Program Series features many free, family friendly events with a focus on arts, culture, history [Read More...]
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