Beyond Quincy

While Quincy is the City of Presidents, much of its history is shared with our neighboring communities. Our bordering towns include Boston, Braintree, Milton and Weymouth. Quincy is located 40 minutes from Plymouth and Salem and one hour from Cape Cod and Providence, RI.

The Blue Hills Trailside Museum is the interpretive center for the state’s 7,000-acre Blue Hills Reservation and is managed by Mass Audubon.


Tuesday - Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Blue Hills Trailside Museum
1904 Canton Ave
Milton, MA 02184
Phone: 617-333-0690

Featuring a recently restored 600+ year old Indian Dug-out canoe found at Great Pond, kitchen exhibit, shoe shop, ladies fan collection and other exhibits including artifacts from our native folk,

Tufts Library
46 Broad Street
Weymouth, MA 02188
Phone: 781-340-1022

The Milton Art Center MAC, is a nonprofit creative development organization offering education and art inspired events for all ages. The MAC offers art classes, workshops, birthday parties, lecture

Welcome to Boston! Choose from a wide variety of Boston tours and New England sightseeing options.

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

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

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


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

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

With four buildings on their campus representing four centuries of Braintree’s history, the Braintree Historical Society joins the town in celebrating 375 Years of Revolutionary People, Places &amp


Open Year Round Thurs - Sat, 10am - 4pm

31 Tenney Rd
Braintree, MA
Phone: 781-848-1640

A collaborative of twelve historic sites in Greater Boston connecting you to their hidden stories and relationships.

Home to the Weymouth Historical Society, the homestead houses a genealogical library with Weymouth records from the 1600’s, a shoe shop which is original to the homestead, a military room with memo


Open Wednesdays 9 am – 1 pm or by appointment.

238 Park Avenue
South Weymouth, MA
Phone: 781-340-1022

Explore America’s birth as a global economic power in the 19th century through the prism of one family’s inspiring stories of adventure, innovation, entrepreneurial spirit and civic leadership.


Historic Preservation work is underway during the spring/summer 2016. Museum expected to open first Saturday of the month, tours at 2pm, beginning August 6, 2016.

215 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-696-1815


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