• Image of the Old House at Peace field


    National Historical Park Massachusetts

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  • Partial Park Closure

    On Saturday, October 18, the Old House at Peace field will be closed for tours at 3:00 PM. The last full park tour leaving the Visitor Center is at 1:15 PM. The Birthplaces and the Visitor Center will remain open until 5:00 PM.


Monetary donations to Adams National Historical Park are a meaningful way to demonstrate your support for the park. Donations assist the park mission to maintain historic structures and cultural resources; and support visitor services, education, and public programs. Donations may be made during your visit to the park at the donation box located at the park visitor center. You may also send a check or money order made out to the National Park Service and send it to the park in care of the park Superintendent.

Did You Know?

John Quincy Adams by Marchant, 1840

John Quincy Adams kept a pet Alligator in the White House while he was president.