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Blue Hill Adventure & Quarry Museum conducts guided tours of the Blue Hills and Quincy Quarry Reservations and Native American sites.
Stretching over 7,000 acres from Quincy to Dedham, Milton to Randolph, the Blue Hills Reservation provides a green oasis in an urban environment.
Located only minutes from the bustle of downtown Boston, the Blue Hills Reservation managed by the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation stretches over 7,000 acres from Quincy to
Comprised of 34 islands situated along the Greater Boston shoreline, many can be viewed from Quincy’s coastal roads.
The grounds of the Broad Meadows Middle School has two basketball and tennis courts, two soccer fields and one softball field.
Free program held monthly to highlight Quincy’s Environmental Treasures.
Originally the Town’s South Commons, the land was sold off to private owners in 1818, including a large portion purchased by Job Faxon and he passed the land along to his son Henry H. Faxon.
A 50-acre preserve of wetlands and upland area along Quincy Shore Drive and Fenno Street, the Grossman family donated the park to the City in the 1960’s.
President John Adams lived to be 90, and it is thought that his penchant for exercise was a contributing factor.