Things To Do

As First Lady to the 2nd President of the United States and mother of the 6th President, Abigail is one of the most respected and influential women of the early revolutionary period of American his

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Open second Sunday of the month from June - November. Private tours available by appointment.

180 Norton Street
Weymouth, MA 02191
Phone: 781-277-1271

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 B

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Open dawn to dusk. Please respect that the cairn is situated in a residential neighborhood.

340 Franklin Street
Quincy, MA 02169

Known as the “Church of the Presidents,” this historic church was built from Quincy granite in 1828 with funds provided by John Adams.

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Open April 19 - November 11, Monday - Friday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm, Saturday and Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Group tours are available upon request.

1306 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-0062

Finest amateur baseball field in New England

1 Merrymount Parkway
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1253

Begin your Adams experience at the park Visitor Center and view the new park movie, Enduring Legacy: Four Generations of the Adams Family.

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Historic Houses and Visitor Center open April 19- Nov. 10, 9am-5pm daily. Visitor Center stays open Nov. 11

Visitor Center
1250 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-1177

Built in 1731, the Old House at Peace field became the residence of the Adams family for four generations from 1788 to 1927.

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Open April 19 - November 10, 9am - 5pm daily

135 Adams Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-1177

The John Adams and John Quincy Adams Birthplaces are the oldest presidential birthplaces in the United States.

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Open April 19 - November 10, 9am - 5pm daily

133 Franklin Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-1177

Children’s playground equipment

54 Huntress Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253

Named for Adams Shore community activist Arthur Boyson, a former President of the Adams Shore Community Association who helped the City acquire land for a playground.

25 Heron Road
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253

This municipally owned beach, located in a residential area, is along the Town River.

30 Avalon Ave
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253

This municipally owned beach, located in a residential area, is along the Town River.

52 Delano Ave
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253

A collaborative of nineteen historic sites in eight towns along the South Shore offering historic, hidden treasures in a relaxed, scenic atmosphere.

This municipally owned beach with children’s playground equipment, located in a residential area, is along the Town River.

197 Palmer Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253

Whether you drive or cruise into Bay Pointe Marina for a visit, you’ll always feel welcome at this beautiful Suntex marina, located just a short distance from Boston.

Celebrate Boston’s rich history onboard the Beantown Trolley, a red San Francisco style trolley car.

435 High Street
Randolph, MA 02368
Phone: 617-720-6342

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