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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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Abigail Adams Cairn

Abigail Adams Cairn

On June 17, 1775, Abigail Adams and her seven year old son John Quincy walked the short distance from their farm to the top of Penn’s Hill, where they observed the smoke and fire of the Battle of Bunker Hill. The cairn, an ancient form of commemoration, was erected by the Daughters of the Revolution in 1896. The cairn’s stones came [Read More...]

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Experience 6 historic sites for one $10 admission, only $5 for children under 16. Valid throughout the 2015 season.

Experience 6 historic sites for one $10 admission, only $5 for children under 16. Valid throughout the 2015 season.

Historic attractions in “The City of Presidents” include the birthplaces, summer White House, and final resting place of United States [Read More...]
Hike, Ride, Ski and Snowshoe in the Blue Hills Reservation this Winter!

Hike, Ride, Ski and Snowshoe in the Blue Hills Reservation this Winter!

Stretching over 7,000 acres from Quincy to Dedham, and Milton to Randolph, the Blue Hills Reservation provides a green oasis in an urban [Read More...]
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