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Built in 1731, the Old House at Peace field became the residence of the Adams family for four generations from 1788 to 1927.
Open April 19 - November 10, 9am - 5pm daily
The John Adams and John Quincy Adams Birthplaces are the oldest presidential birthplaces in the United States.
Begin your Adams experience at the park Visitor Center and view the new park movie, Enduring Legacy: Four Generations of the Adams Family.
Historic Houses and Visitor Center open April 19- Nov. 10, 9am-5pm daily. Visitor Center stays open Nov. 11
Known as the “Church of the Presidents,” this historic church was built from Quincy granite in 1828 with funds provided by John Adams.
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.
The Adams Academy, built of Quincy granite, is an early and important example of Gothic revival architecture in America.
Open mid-April - October Monday through Friday, 9 am – 4 pm and Saturdays noon – 3 pm. Library open Monday through Friday, 9am to noon and by appointment year round.
Quincy’s proud shipbuilding history comes to life aboard this Cold War-era heavy cruiser.
Quincy’s largest beach, managed by the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, offers 2.5 miles of clean sand, swimming, lifeguards, free parking, a bathhouse with public restrooms
Comprised of 34 islands situated along the Greater Boston shoreline, many can be viewed from Quincy’s coastal roads.
From 1630 to 1854, Quincy’s most illustrious residents and civic leaders were buried here; Henry Adams, the first Adams to live in Quincy and ancestor of John Adams; Colonel John Quincy, for whom t
Built in 1844, old City Hall is one of the oldest functioning seats of government in the country.
One of America’s earliest garden cemeteries, the first two plots were ceremoniously purchased on May 5, 1856 by Charles Francis Adams, Sr.
Open dawn to dusk.
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
Open dawn to dusk. Please respect that the cairn is situated in a residential neighborhood.
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.
Finest amateur baseball field in New England
A collaborative of nineteen historic sites in eight towns along the South Shore offering historic, hidden treasures in a relaxed, scenic atmosphere.
Celebrate Boston’s rich history onboard the Beantown Trolley, a red San Francisco style trolley car.
Welcome to Boston! Choose from a wide variety of Boston tours and New England sightseeing options.
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
This historic site in the Blue Hills Reservation is an impressive remnant of the nation’s first commercial railroad (1826), which used horse-drawn cars to carry the massive granite blocks from the
Open dawn to dusk. Please respect that the railway is situated in a residential neighborhood.
With four buildings on their campus representing four centuries of Braintree’s history, the Braintree Historical Society joined the town in celebrating 375 Years of Revolutionary People, Places &am
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.
Located just minutes south of Boston on the highest coastal region peak in the state, Blue Hills ski area has provided lift served skiing for over half a century.
History, character, sites, stories and more – Boston has it all. And Boston Harbor Cruises can show you this captivating city like no one else can.