Parks and Recreation

Home to the Blue Hills, Quincy Quarry, and Quincy Shores Reservations, fifty two municipal park locations, eleven beaches, and three golf courses, Quincy offers biking, birding, boating, cycling, hiking, nature walks, picnicking, playgrounds, rock climbing, skating, skiing, swimming and more. Quincy’s most utilized park, donated by descendants of Presidents John and John Quincy Adams and originally developed by Frederick Law Olmsted, Merrymount Park now includes Adams Field, the finest amateur baseball field in New England, Collins Rest-a-While Playground, Fenno Street basketball and tennis courts, Mitchell McCoy softball field, Ruth Gordon Ampitheater, running track at Faxon Field, Ryan Boathouse, and Veteran’s Memorial Stadium.

Located behind Atlantic Middle School, the field is named for Dennis O’Neil, a lifelong resident of the Atlantic neighborhood who served many distinguished years as Ward Foreman of the Quincy Publi

86 Hollis Ave
Quincy, MA 02171
Phone: 617-376-1253

Named for John J.

515 Quarry Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253

With two little league fields, bocce courts and a picnic facility between the Ruth Gordon Ampitheater and Ryan Boathouse, Pageant Field overlooks Black’s Creek and Wollaston Beach.

Vietnam Veterans Drive
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1253

This beautiful, waterfront 35 acre park boasts magnificent views, 1.3 miles of walking trails and several acres of upland meadows that

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Open daily from dawn to dusk.

50 Calvin Road
Quincy, MA 02169

Named in 1932 for James S.

12 Agawam Road
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253

Located 8 miles south of Boston, the entire course is situated on 93 acres and offers dramatic views of the Boston skyline, Neponset River, and the Blue Hills Reservation.

357 West Squantum Street
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-328-3444

Three baseball and soccer fields located in the Blue Hills Reservation, this park has adjacent walking trails, rock climbing, and abuts the Granite Links Golf Club.

131 Ricciuti Drive
Quincy, MA 01269
Phone: 617-376-1253

Quincy Recreation Department offers many recrational programs and manages the Lincoln Hancock Community Pool and Ryan Boathouse. Don’t Hesitate…Recreate!

1 Merrymount Parkway
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1394

Founded in 1887 on land once owned by John and Abigail Adams, Quincy Tennis Club is one of the oldest tennis clubs in the Boston area.

19R Glendale Road
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-471-9862

Quincy Youth Arena offers both adult and youth Ice Hockey programs and leagues.

60 Murphy Memorial Drive
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-479-8371

Quincycles is a group of Quincy residents and friends dedicated to improving the conditions for bicyclists in Quincy, Massachusetts and promoting bicycling as a means of transportation, recreation,

Named for Richard J. Koch, the City’s longtime Parks Director and founder of the Flag Day Parade, the complex, located in Merrymount Park, houses the Park and Recreation Departments.

1 Merrymount Parkway
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1253

This outdoor amphitheater in Merrymount Park is named for Ruth Gordon, an Academy (1944 Rosemary’s Baby) and Emmy (1979 Taxi) Award winning actress who graduated from Quincy High School in 1914.

Vietnam Veterans Drive
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1253

Named for William F. Ryan, the city’s first Recreation Director who served from 1955-1975, this boating and sailing facility is located in Merrymount Park along Black’s Creek.

Vietnam Veterans Drive
Quincy, MA
Phone: 617-376-1253

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

386 Fenno Street
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1253

Public ice skating rink with free public skating, skate rentals, sharpening, snack concession. Accessible by public transportation and available for private party rentals.

651 Willard Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-512-8402

Adjacent to Snug Harbor School and the Germantown Neighborhood Center, this property has children’s playground equipment, two basketball courts, a softball field, and three soccer fields.

333 Palmer Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253
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For over fifty years the South Shore Neptunes dive club has attracted members from all over eastern Massachusetts.

P.O. Box 690518
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-804-5637

The Y: We’re for Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility.

79 Coddington Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-479-8500

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.

Squantum Point Park
Haul Road
Quincy, MA 02171
Phone: 617-727-5290

St. Moritz Horseshoe Club, established in 1932, is a family atmosphere welcoming men, women and juniors. We encourage beginners and will work with you to improve your game.

Bunker Hill Lane
Quincy, MA 02169

Adjacent to a middle school named for Reay E.

61 Roberts Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253

Children’s playground equipment

162 South Central Ave
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1253

Two basketball courts along the Town River.

135 Taffrail Road
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253

Once the site of an old dump, the City constructed this field in 1995-96 to help meet the growing demand for soccer facilities.

135 Newbury Ave
Quincy, MA 02171
Phone: 617-376-1253

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