Events for Jun 20 2019

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Thursday, June 20, 2019 (All day)

Starting with the City’s Signature Flag Day Celebration on Saturday, June 16, Discover Quincy is partnerting with many local organizations to showcase Quincy’s arts and culture, community, educations, historic and recreational assets. Each day will feature at least one free event, while some events may accept donations and others may have an admission fee. Click here to review the 2019 schedule of events. 

Thursday, June 20, 2019 (All day)

The History and Visitors Program at the Church of the Presidents offers guided tours of the historic United First Parish Church and the crypt of the Adams Presidents Monday – Saturday 11 am – 4 pm, and Sundays Noon – 4 pm.

Thursday, June 20, 2019 (All day)

From lighthouses and schooner ships to Boston's cityscape with fireworks, Wendy Adams' photographs capture the comforts of home port without the sail.

40 Washington Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1301
Free Event
Thursday, June 20, 2019 (All day)

Pick up a brochure from the cemetery office or view online and tour one of America's earliest garden cemeteries. The variety of ornate gravestones and granite monuments beautify this outdoor museum honoring three Adams descendants whose lives were lost in service to our country, veterans, former Mayors and prominent granite industry leaders. Also available for download. The Mount Wollaston Cemetery is open to the public daily, dawn to dusk.

20 Sea Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1295
Free Event
Thursday, June 20, 2019 (All day)

This four-day festival features authentic Greek food and desserts, cash bar, traditional dancing and live music, raffles, guided tours of the church, children’s activities, bouncy houses, games, and prizes. It is open to everyone with FREE admission and parking.

St. Catherine Greek Orthodox Church
119 Common Street
Braintree, MA 02184
Phone: 781-843-0047
Free Event
Thursday, June 20, 2019 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

The City of Quincy offers free guided walking tours, seasonally, starting inside Old City Hall. A walk through Quincy Center takes you on a voyage through time from the earliest colonial days, to the era of the Adams, Quincy and Hancock families, and to Quincy's decades of the national center of granite quarrying and building. Adams and Hancock Streets in Quincy Center are part of one of the oldest roads in America.

1305 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1000
Free Event
Thursday, June 20, 2019 -
11:00am to 3:00pm

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. Long considered the jewel of Milton, this majestic Greek revival mansion was built in 1833 and contains the treasures of four generations of the Forbes family including China trade heirlooms and Abraham Lincoln memorabilia. Historic Preservation work has recently been completed. The museum is open to the public for tours at 11am and 2pm on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

215 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-696-1815
Price: 
$10 adults, $8 seniors and students, Free to members