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Blue Hill Adventure & Quarry Museum conducts guided tours of the Blue Hills and Quincy Quarry Reservations and Native American sites.
Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory, located at the top of a scenic mountain range south of Boston, is a unique American institution.
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.
Quincy’s largest and most utilized park, it is home to the following facilities: Adams Walk: Dedicated June 13, 2009, World War II Memorial, Adams Presidential Tablet, Charles Francis Adams gift mo
The Neponset River Watershed Association is a grassroots, member-supported conservation group working since 1967 to clean up and protect the Neponset River, its tributaries and surrounding watershe
Part of the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area, and one of the few accessible by land, this property offers stellar vistas of the Boston skyline and other Harbor Islands.
This beautiful, waterfront 35 acre park boasts magnificent views, 1.3 miles of walking trails and several acres of upland meadows that
Open daily from dawn to dusk.
A half-mile long self-guided nature walk, designed to showcase the major plant and animal species that find their homes in and around the Quincy salt marsh, leads to a cemetery with the remains of
Open year-round, dawn to dusk. At Squantum Point, visitors can see the Boston skyline across the harbor and dozens of species of wild birds in the park.
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
The Quincy RiverWalk now runs for 2 miles along the Neponset River Estuary, from the Gazebo at Adams Inn to Squantum Point in DCR’s Squantum Point Park.
South Shore Quests was formed in 1998 to encourage exploration of the outdoors through the use of CLUE-directed walks through local public lands and parks. You can locate free quests on the